Transplants for Children
11107 Wurzbach Road
San Antonio, TX 78230
Help us empower children and their families to master the lifelong challenges of pediatric organ transplantation.GIVE NOW
Over 1,700 kids received a life-saving organ transplant in 2021.
With your help, we provide the assistance that children and their families need to thrive throughout their transplant journey.
A newly transplanted organ is not a cure, but is the beginning to a new survival journey.
Your generous gift will go twice as far to support the Transplants for Children pediatric transplant survivors and their families as it will be matched by the Carl C. Anderson & Marie Jo Anderson Charitable Foundation with a goal of $10,000!
Please join us in honoring the child's second chance at life, make a difference today!
Please mark your calendars for the following Transplants for Children events. We hope to see you there!
Transplants for Children builds relationships with and provides assistance to families and children to master the lifelong challenges associated with pediatric organ transplantation.
We empower transplant families with the tools and support they need for long-term successful organ retention, with commitment, respect and integrity.
Together we can impact the lives of children and families affected by the organ transplantation process.
It’s through your generosity that we are able to provide healing and hope for these families.
Anyone can become an
Organ Donor Ambassador.
Whether you are a registered organ donor, transplant recipient, donor family member or someone you know has received a lifesaving transplant, a commitment to sharing your experience and passion for organ transplantation is the foundation of being an Organ Donor Ambassador.
Transplants for Children offers a wide range of giving opportunities.
Make a one-time or recurring general donation to provide support for transplant families from diagnosis into adulthood.
Give back in honor of a special occasion, donor, doctor, or child.
Children who receive transplants embark on a lifelong journey of constant health vigilance, financial and social acceptance, insecurity, mental health issues and a range of other challenges. Together with their families, children must navigate these new overwhelming hurdles in an often confusing medical system.
We provide critical support every step of the way from infancy into early adulthood, for transplant children and their families with services that include family support, peer networks and emergency funds.
The Families Connect program is a place where our transplant families come together to build a strong supportive community. We meet the first Thursday of every month at Colonial Hills United Methodist Church.
Join us for food, fun, and fellowship!
TFC offers annual scholarships to reward our transplant STARS. This program is for post transplant young adults aged 12-19. The scholarship applications are due in February and awarded in April.
Joining is as easy as a phone call 210.949.1212
The Pediatric to Adult Care Transition (PACT) Support system, in collaboration with the medical team and families, empowers kids by building key skills necessary to successfully make the transition to adult-based medical care. While we can’t wave a magic wand and make it all go away, we can help decrease the frustration and increase adherence with the lifelong, lifesaving complex medical routines.
TFC’s Family Emergency Assistance Program offers immediate financial assistance for transplant families who are facing unforeseen and overwhelming expenses. This program assists families with food, utilities, baby care items, medications and more. We even offer temporary lodging for families traveling for medical care.
Help give children and their families the resources and hope they need to master pediatric organ transplantation.GIVE NOW