2020 Nicklas Foundation
DEADLINE: EXTENDED to May 15, 2020
Fully Furnished Rent-Free Housing
for people waiting for a lifesaving transplant and living far from a transplant hospital.
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Housing For Families
Organ Donation Awareness
“Greater love has no one than this, that he lay his life down for his friends.” – John 15:13
The Foundation’s Impact
Impact of the David Nicklas Organ Donor
- Sharing organ donor awareness in many ways
- Families awaiting transplants in fully furnished rent-free apartments
- Grand Prairie’s Proclamation of Organ Donor Awareness Month
- Donations to other local charities
- Scholarships awarded
Nicklas Foundation in the media
Foundation honors organ donor who saved the life of a fellow TexanRodney Debaun runs the Nicklas Foundation in North Texas. In 1993, David Nicklas died in a motorcycle accident, and his heart saved Rodney's life.
“Without David Nicklas I wouldn’t be here,” Debaun said. “I’d have died 26 years ago. Wouldn’t have seen my kids grow up, wouldn’t have seen my grandkids, wouldn’t have had the opportunity to try to help other people.”
David’s mother Joyce Nicklas said her biggest fear was that her son would be forgotten.
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