Home > News
Bookmark and Share

News



News

08/03/11 Circle of Light Photo Project Comes to Lamar

Circle of Light Photo Project comes to Lamar August 11-31. ... [view full release]

08/04/10 Circle of Light Photo Project Seeks Sponsors

The Circle of Light Photo Project is about to launch its exhibit phase, and the Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank is looking for sponsors to contribute funds or in-kind donations to this effort. ... [view full release]

07/19/10 Casper Ghosts Step Up To The Plate

The Casper Ghosts baseball team, the Rookie League affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, stepped up to the plate this weekend to support organ and tissue donation. ... [view full release]

04/08/10 Colorado and Wyoming Top Donor Designation Rates

Colorado and Wyoming have the highest percentages of people who say "yes" to being an eye, organ, and tissue donor based on two types of donor designation rates. ... [view full release]

03/09/10 Hospices Give New Choices

An eye donation program for hospices run by the Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank restored the sight of 149 people in ten states and six other countries last year. Another 34 donated eye tissues were used in valuable research into ways to overcome blindness. ... [view full release]

02/24/10 Advancing Science When A Transplant is Impossible

Sometimes a donor's wish to help another through a transplant can't happen. Nonetheless, these donors can still help others, such as scientists searching for new understanding, new treatments and even new medical devices. ... [view full release]

02/23/10 Rwandan Refugee Gets Gift Of Sight

Nineteen year-old Rwandan refugee, Marcel Mutuyeyesu, has his sight restored thanks to a local organ donor and the efforts of a gifted surgeon, a compassionate hospital, a community service club and The Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank. Read his story in today's Denver Post. ... [view full release]

02/08/10 Cornea Study

The Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank has always told the public not to rule themselves out as donors. Even those with poor eyesight can be donors. A recent study has shown the quality of a donor's cornea may not be as important as previously thought. It means more people can potentially be eye donors. ... [view full release]

01/05/10 Fishermen Brave Cold to Raise Money for Eye Bank

The Laramie Plains Lions Club hosts ice fishing derby to raise funds for community nonprofits, including RMLEB. ... [view full release]

12/14/09 Region Leads the Nation

Colorado and Wyoming show the first and third highest number people signed up to be eye, organ and tissue donors in third quarter of 2009. ... [view full release]

11/24/09 Thanks For Asking Campaign!

Help thank driver's license employees ... [view full release]

10/26/09 RMLEB's newest CEBT

Carrie F. has become the latest RMLEB staff member to earn the CEBT designation. ... [view full release]

10/21/09 Local Hospital Dedicates Donor Memorial Garden

The Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colorado dedicated a memorial garden to honor organ, tissue and blood donors. ... [view full release]

09/02/09 Casper Ghosts Host Donate Life Wyoming Night

The Casper Ghosts Baseball Team, the rookie affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, hosted a "Donate Life Wyoming" night August 28, 2009 ... [view full release]

09/01/09 Basalt man fights blindness

A young man in Basalt, Colorado faces blindness until local Lions Club steps in to help with transplant. ... [view full release]

04/15/09 RMLEB Going Greener

RMLEB makes small changes to impact our planet. Here's the info and a link to help you make small changes too. ... [view full release]

07/15/08 Transplant Recipient Authors Children's Book

Peter Searle, a corneal transplant recipient, recently published a children's book that he wrote with Dustin Desany. Searle dedicated the book to the Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank, and plans to donate portions of the book's sales to RMLEB as well. ... [view full release]

11/13/07 Statement on Infectious Disease Testing

RMLEB assures public that the most sophisticated testing is performed on eye donors in light of HIV transmission via an organ transplant. ... [view full release]

View Current Items