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There is always something happening at the CTA. Visit our Upcoming Events page to find out what’s going on, and our Information Pages for the latest updates on the Canadian Transplant Games and World Transplant Games. And be sure to contact us to find out how you can get involved!

Saturday April 30, 2016

Tweeting with #LightABGreen

Together with the "Alberta Donates Life Coalition", let's #LightABGreen to show support for organ and tissue donation awareness.

Join us by Tweeting, Facebooking or Blogging about your support for awareness using the hashtag #LightABGreen - wearing green, displaying green ribbons, having green lights, standing with something green and sparking conversation about organ & tissue donation awareness!

Help spread the word and use the hashtag #LightABGreen when you do!

Email your selfies to: TransplantAwareness(at) to be showcased on our CTA Alberta Facebook Page at:

Register your intent to donate on Alberta's online Organ and Tissue Donation Registry at: and encourage others to do the same!

Where: Alberta

Saturday January 23, 2016 - 06:54 pm - Saturday May 21, 2016 - 06:54 pm

CTA Alberta - WestJet "Gift of Flight" Raffle

We are pleased to present another WestJet "Gift of Flight" Raffle for 2016! Enter to win one roundtrip for two (2) to any regularly schedule WestJet destination (no cash value, some restrictions apply). Must be at least 18 years old to purchase. Alberta Raffle License #426328. All proceeds go to the Canadian Transplant Association. Draw to be made on Sat, May 21st at the Edmonton Transplant Trot (Sir Wilfred Laurier Park). We have 1,000 tickets at $10 each for sale across the province. Email to contact a CTA members with tickets closest to you!

Where: Alberta

Contact: TransplantAwareness(at)

Saturday April 30, 2016 - 10:00 am - 01:00 pm

2016 Calgary Transplant Trot

Help us celebrate life after transplant for recipients and increase organ & tissue donation awareness in Alberta!

Prizes are awarded for top three male/females times, as well as top 3 fundraisers in our "Sponsor-An-Athlete" feature!

For more information, to see our great sponsors, to volunteer or to register, please check out: or email: calgary(at)

Where: Confederation Park 55+ Activity Centre, 2212 13th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta

Cost: $40 to register and receive a Race Kit (includes a t-shirt and goodies) but free for supporters who we encourage to attend & wear green!

Contact: Elle Vanderzwaag, Race Director

Saturday May 21, 2016 - 10:20 pm

2016 Edmonton Transplant Trot

3K walk / 5K walk/fun run / 10K run
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Start time -10:00 a.m.

Awards will be presented to the top 3 female and male finishers in the 10K run and the top 3 youth (under 16) participants. Door prizes will be posted at the end of the race.

For more information, to volunteer or to register: or email: edmonton(at)

Where: Sir Wilfred Laurier Park, 13221 Buena Vista Road NW, Edmonton, Alberta

Cost: Early bird registration of $30 before March 31st and $40 after. Fee includes a free Transplant Trot shirt and swag bag. Register by April 1 to guarantee your t-shirt size.

Contact: Jennifer Holman, Race Director

Monday August 8, 2016 - 08:00 am - Saturday August 13, 2016 - 12:00 am

Canadian Transplant Games 2016

Toronto will host the Canadian Transplant Games, August 8-13, 2016.

We are currently looking for people who are interested in being on the Local Organizing Committee and wanting to volunteer.

Please email contact below if you are interested.

Check out our 2016 Canadian Transplant Games Page on Facebook:

Where: Toronto, Ontario

Contact: Sandra Holdsworth ctaontario(at) 705 687 4424