A Celebration of Our Partners in Donation

Each year Lifeline of Ohio recognizes and celebrates the community champions who set the ripples in motion at our annual partner-recognition event, 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. The nomination period will run from July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023.

Individual Award Categories

  • Outreach Partner Champion
  • Community Partner Champion
  • BMV Champion
  • Medical Examiner/Coroner Champion
  • Hospital Executive Champion
  • Hospital PR Champion
  • Donation Liaison Champion
  • Hospital Donation Champion (Hospital Social Worker, Respiratory Therapist, Donation Champion, etc.)
  • Nurse Champion
  • Hospital Spiritual Care Champion
  • Physician Champion
  • Transplant Center Champion

Organizational Award Categories

  • OB/GYN Practice Champion
  • Placenta Hospital Champion
  • Funeral Home Champion
  • Tissue Hospital Champion
  • Donor Hospital Champion

Nomination Guidelines and Considerations

  • Nominations may be made by anyone affiliated with Lifeline of Ohio.
  • The award nomination period will run from July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023.
  • Nominations must be received by June 30, 2023.
  • Nominees should embody one or more of Lifeline of Ohio’s tenets:
    • Advocacy
    • Collaboration
    • Innovation
    • Compassion
    • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion