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UPCOMING EVENTS

COVID-19 Update: Please read important info about cancellation of upcoming events and programs.


April 2020

National Donate Life Month

Celebrated in April each year, National Donate Life Month features activities to help encourage people to register as organ and tissue donors and to celebrate those who have saved lives through the gift of life. Click the link above to learn more, download resources and get involved. 


April 8, 2020

Wrapped in Love - Knit Night
**This event has been postponed**

Wednesday | 4:30pm - 6:30pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters, 691 Central Avenue, New Providence


April 26, 2020

Shattered: Surviving the Loss of a Son or Daughter
**This event has been postponed**

Sunday | 10:00am - 12:00pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


May 5, 2020

2020 Donate Life Transplant Games Info Session
**This event is now virtual**

Tuesday | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Meadowlands Chamber Headquarters, Suite 100, 1099 Wall Street West, Lyndhurst


May 6, 2020

Donate Life Group - Morris
**This event is now virtual**

Wednesday | 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Parsippany Police Department Community Room, 3339 Rt. 46 East, Parsippany


May 7, 2020

Advocacy Night

Thursday | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


May 12, 2020

Donate Life Group - Sussex/Warren

Tuesday | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Newton Medical Center, Romano Conference Center - Rm. 100, 175 High Street, Newton


May 13, 2020

Donate Life Group - Greater Newark/Essex

Wednesday | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Newark Beth Israel, Cardiac CathLab Conference Center, 201 Lyons Avenue, Newark


May 17, 2020

10th Anniversary 5K Celebration of Life
**This event is now being celebrated virtually online only**

Sunday| 7:30am Event Begins | 8:30am USATF Race | 10:00am Walk
Great Lawn at the Ocean Promenade - Long Branch, NJ


June 7, 2020

10th Anniversary 5K Celebration of Life
**This event has been rescheduled for September 13**

Sunday | 7:30am Event Begins | 8:30am USATF Race | 10:00am Walk
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


July 17-22, 2020

The 2020 Donate Life Transplant Games
**This event is has been postponed**


August 2020 

National Minority Donor Awareness Month


August 19, 2020

Advocacy Night

Wednesday | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


September 13, 2020

10th Anniversary 5K Celebration of Life

Sunday | 7:30am Event Begins | 8:30am USATF Race | 10:00am Walk
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


September 20, 2020

Bearing the Unbearable: Self Care in Grief
*Grief Support Workshop for Donor Families

Sunday | 10:00am - 12:00pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


September 21-25, 2020

National MVC Appreciation Week


September 22, 2020

Advocacy Night

Tuesday | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


October 12, 2020

22nd Annual Golf Classic & Tennis Tournament

Monday | 9:00am - 4:30pm
Ridgewood Country Club, 96 West Midland Avenue, Paramus


October 18, 2020

Death in the Family: Who Are We Now?
*Grief Support Workshop for Donor Families

Sunday | 10:00am - 12:00pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


October 22, 2020

Advocacy Night

Thursday | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


November 1, 2020

Caregiver Gathering

Sunday | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


November 13-15, 2020

National Donor Sabbath


November 15, 2020

Hope for the Holidays: Healing, Honoring and Finding Peace in Loss
*Grief Support Workshop for Donor Families

Sunday | 10:00am - 12:00pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence


November 16, 2020

Advocacy Night

Monday | 5:00pm - 8:30pm
NJ Sharing Network Headquarters - New Providence