Georgia Transplant Foundation, in an effort to diversify funding and raise awareness, regularly holds special events in addition to our patient support events.
All members of the transplant community are invited to be a part of these events, either by attending, providing auction items and in-kind goods and services, or by asking your employer to become a sponsor.
BROWSE UPCOMING EVENTS
JumpStart Roadmap to Success Workshop
Please join JumpStart and expert guest for a Virtual Workshop to brush up on your job interview skills and job search. This workshop will be tailored for the organ transplant recipients entering or reentering the workforce for today’s job market. Limited space is available. Please make sure to register if you would like to attend.
Dawgs for Kids
In 2004, Dawgs for Kids was created with the goal of providing more birthdays for pediatric transplant patients in Georgia. Together, the event’s two benefiting organizations give vital assistance to children and their families who have basic and extraordinary financial, mental, physical, emotional and spiritual needs.
Celebrate Life Gala
The third Celebrate Life gala will take place on October 2, 2021, honoring leaders in the transplant community during a magical evening of dinner, dancing and unique auction items. GTF uses these funds to provide emergency financial assistance, mentoring, academic scholarships, and a host of other essential services to transplant candidates, recipients, living donors, and their families throughout the state of Georgia.
Dawgs for Kids
Join hosts Matt Stinchcomb, Jon Stinchcomb, David Greene and other current and former UGA football players, coaches and celebrities for the Countdown to Kickoff Dawgs for Kids Party (held in August). It is your chance to enjoy great food and drinks, mingle with Bulldog players, coaches, fans and alumni, talk about the upcoming season, and take-home one-of-a-kind items from the live and silent auction. For more information, visit www.ugakickoff.com.
Swing Easy Hit Hard
The Swing Easy Hit Hard Charity Golf Tournament is scheduled for April, each year, with a shotgun start at 1:00pm. The event will be held at the Windermere Golf Club, in Cumming, GA. Sponsorships, individual golfer spots and foursomes are available. If you or your company is interested in sponsoring this Community Partner Group event, please email SwingEasyHitHard@att.net.
Chef Henry Chandler of Henry’s Louisiana Grill in Acworth celebrates the anniversary of his successful liver transplant each year by hosting the annual Liverversary Celebration to benefit the Georgia Transplant Foundation. The evening will includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, music, dancing, raffles, and a live auction. Sponsorship opportunities are available to ensure a reserved table, tickets and recognition at the annual Liverversary Celebration.
Angels of Life Hair & Fashion Show
Join us in the celebration of life during the annual Angels of Life Hair and Fashion Show, presented by Three-13 Salon, Spa & Boutique. This Community Partner Group event features guest speakers, hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, dancing, music and the “Angels of Life” inspiring Hair and Fashion show designed by Three-13’s Artistic Team! For more information, please click here or contact Christina Herrera at 770-426-0313.