A Celebration of Our Partners in Donation

Saturday, October 8, 2022   |   Hilton Easton   |   6:00 p.m.

Each year Lifeline of Ohio recognizes and celebrates the community champions who set the ripples in motion at our annual partner-recognition event, newly named the Champions of Hope Gala.

We encourage you to nominate an outstanding person/organization for their help in saving and healing lives through organ, eye and tissue donation. Nominations are now closed.

Award Categories

  • Outreach Partner
  • BMV/DMV Employee or Agency
  • Volunteer
  • Community Partner
  • Medical Examiner/Coroner
  • Funeral Director/ Professional
  • Donation Liaison
  • Physician
  • Nurse
  • Hospital Executive Leader
  • Hospital PR/Marketing
  • Hospital Spiritual Care
  • Hospital Social Worker, Respiratory Therapist, Donation Champion, etc.
  • Transplant Center Professional
  • Donor Hospital of the Year
  • Tissue Hospital of the Year
  • Placenta Hospital of the Year
  • OB/GYN Practice
  • Legacy Award

Nomination Guidelines and Considerations

  • Nominations may be made by anyone affiliated with Lifeline of Ohio.
  • The award nomination period runs from January 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022.
  • Nominations must be received by June 30, 2022.
  • Nominees should embody the mission of Lifeline of Ohio (examples):
    • Drives positive changes regarding donation.
    • Carries the message of donation beyond hospital walls (non-traditional venues/audiences).
    • Demonstrated ability to maximize the gifts given by heroic donors.
    • Proven ability to eliminate barriers and move projects/best practices forward.
    • Seeks new ways to educate and promote donation in their field.