Fundraising and Financial Support

These organizations provide financial assistance, medication grants, and/or fundraising expertise to qualifying transplant candidates and patients.

American Liver Foundation Transplant Fund
1425 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009-1000
Toll Free: 1-800-GO LIVER
Acts as a trustee for funds raised on behalf of patients to help pay for transplantation expenses, fundraising suggestions and guidelines.
American Organ Transplant Association (AOTA)
P.O. Box 441766
Houston, TX 77244
Phone: (281) 493-2047
Fax: (281) 493-2099
Provides assistance to transplant recipients and their families, including airfare and bus tickets, advice on fund raising and establishing trust funds.
Children's Organ Transplant Association, Inc. (COTA)
2501 COTA Drive
Bloomington, IN 47403
Toll Free: 1-800-366-2682
Fax: (812) 336-8885
Helps families raise funds for transplant-related expenses.
C.L.A.S.S. Direct Family Assistance
25379 Wayne Mills Place Suite 143
Valencia, CA 91355
Toll Free: 1-877-679-8256
Phone: 661-263-9099
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Offers financial aid for families of pediatric liver disease patents. Typical types of financial assistance include a parent's food allowance during their child's hospitalization, telephone service for a child waiting for a transplant, or transportation expenses for a clinic visit.
National Children's Cancer Society, Inc.
1015 Locust, Suite 600
St. Louis, MO 63101
Toll Free: 1-800-532-6459
Phone: (314) 241-1600
Fax: (314) 241-6949
Financial and in-kind assistance, advocacy, and support services.
National Foundation for Transplants
Gary McMahan, National Director
1102 Brookfield, Suite 200
Memphis, TN 38119
Toll Free: 1-800-489-3863
Phone: (901) 684-1697
Fax: (901) 684-1128
Assists transplant candidates and recipients in raising funds for transplant-related costs not covered by insurance.
National Transplant Assistance Fund
150 N Radnor Chester Road, Suite F-120
Radnor, PA 19087
Toll Free: 1-800-642-8399
Phone: (610) 535-6104
Fax: (610) 535-6106
NTAF helps transplant patients afford critical but uninsured medical expenses through fundraising guidance, patient support and resources, as well as financial assistance. NTAF has a 25-year record of success – helping transplant patients nationwide raise nearly $57 million for uninsured medical expenses.
P.O. Box 63716
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Phone: (215) 625-9609
Information about various drug manufacturer's drug assistance programs.
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)
1100 Fifteenth Street NW
Washington, DC 20005
Toll Free: 1-800-762-4636
Phone: (202) 835-3400
"Directory of Prescription Drug Patient Assistance Programs" details how to apply for assistance, which drugs are covered, and basic eligibility requirements. A free copy may be obtained by writing to the above address. The request must be received on physician, health care professional or agency letterhead. Programs for immunosuppressant medications:
CellCept®: 1-800-772-5790
Deltasone®: 1-800-242-7014
Neoral®: 1-800-257-3273
Prograf®: 1-800-4-PROGRAF
254 Mountain Avenue
Building B Suite 200
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Phone: (908) 850-8004
Fax: (908) 850-8269
Helps doctors obtain medications for their patients who do not have access to prescription insurance or government-funded programs.
TRIO College Scholarship Program
Scholarships awarded annually for transplant candidates, recipients, family members, and donor family members.
World Children’s Transplant Fund (WCTF)
16000 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 103
Encino, CA 91436
Phone: (818) 905-9283
Fax: (818) 905-9315
Works to provide as many opportunities as possible for lifesaving pediatric transplant surgery to the children of the world.