Family donates deceased's organs to help Israelis in need

The family of an American citizen who passed away at Haifa's Rambam Hospital agreed to have his organs donated to Israelis in need.Netanel Katz, 2/12/2017, 1:41 PM

The gift of a lifetime

The global donor pool for bone marrow needs to have ethnic and racial diversity for matches to be made. The Renewal organization needs organ donors. You can save a life. Elizabeth Kratz, 10/5/2016, 8:57 AM

First ever kidney re-implantation in Israel

Woman receives kidney transplant nine years ago - now that same kidney is re-implanted into her brother following her death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 4:07 PM

Rabbi Proposes Rabbinic Court Decide Organ Donations

A local chief rabbi has proposed the Rabbinical Court be given the authority to make the decision on organ donations.Hana Levi Julian, 6/14/2012, 1:13 PM

Rabbi's Organ Donation Controversy Resurfaces: INN Review

The recent death of soccer star Avi Cohen refoccused attention on organ donation dispute: When is a person actually "dead" halakhically?David Lev, 1/23/2011, 9:12 AM

Chief Rabbi Allows Organ Donations of Brain-Dead Soccer Icon

Chief Rabbi Amar told the family of brain-dead soccer icon Avi Cohen it can donate his organs before disconnecting life-support systems.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/28/2010, 9:26 PM

Four Children and an Adult Saved by Single Organ Donor

After teen suffers brain death, family donates his organs, saving four youths aged 13 to 17 and one adult.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2010, 10:08 PM

Rabbinate Approves of Organ Donation Guidelines

The Rabbinate has given its approval to guidelines determining when a person has died and may have their organs removed for transplant.Maayana Miskin, 9/23/2009, 10:34 PM

Special Organ Donor Cards To Be Offered To Religious Public

In order to encourage religious organ donation, a special donor card will allow harvesting only according to the strictest letter of Jewish law.Malkah Fleisher, 8/24/2009, 4:10 PM