Canadian Transplant Association - L'association Canadienne des Greffés
I am so grateful for my new kidney and my second chance at life.


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!

Sunday December 31, 2017

CTA General Meetings

All are welcome to attend CTA general meetings and as dates and times are subject to change, we encourage you to reach out to the regional coordinator in your area for confirmation.

Edmonton, Al Arntson ph: (780) 986-3921
email: A.F.Arntson(at)

Calgary, Jack McJannett ph: (403) 863-9991
email: JackMcJannett(at)

Lloydminster, Donna Krilow-Lorenz ph: (780) 871-1048
email: LloydRegionCTA(at)

Where: Alberta

Sunday April 30, 2017

#LightABGreen for NOTDAW

Let's #LightABGreen to show support for organ and tissue donation awareness during April being awareness month and NOTDAW being April 23 to 29, 2017!

Join us by Tweeting, Facebooking or Instagramming 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: CTAAlberta2017(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:

Where: Alberta

Contact: Shauna at: CTAAlberta2017(at)

Sunday April 23, 2017

Calgary's Kick Off to NOTDAW

Please join Calgary's South Asian community as they gather in support of organ and tissue donation awareness to kick off NOTDAW - National Organ & Tissue Donation Awareness Week!

Details yet to be determined.

Where: Calgary, Alberta

Cost: Free

Contact: Shauna at: CTAAlberta2017(at)

Friday May 5, 2017

CTA Alberta Annual Gala Dinner & Silent Auction

CTA Alberta welcomes you to its 30th Annual Celebration with our Gala Dinner & Silent Auction!
Limited tickets available and on sale early in the spring.
Stay tuned for 2017 event details.
Funds raised go towards organ and tissue donation awareness.

Where: Chateau Nova Hotel, 13920 Yellowhead Trail, Edmonton, Alberta

Contact: Don Tyson via email: dontyson77(at)

Saturday May 20, 2017

2017 Edmonton Transplant Trot

3K walk / 5K walk/fun run / 10K run

Event details yet to be determined.

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 Wilfrid Laurier Park, 13221 Buena Vista Road NW, Edmonton, Alberta

Contact: Al Arntson email: a.f.arntson(at)

Saturday May 27, 2017

2017 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 about our 2016 Trot and to see our great sponsors check out:

2017 Trot details have yet to be finalized! If you would like to be on our organizing committee, please send an email to calgary(at)

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

Contact: calgary(at)