“You can do the impossible because you have been through the unimaginable”
1st Annual Team YOLT 5K
The Inaugural Team YOLT for the Donate Life Family Fun Run and 5K
2nd Annual Team YOLT 5K
The 2nd Annual Team YOLT for the Donate Life Family Fun Run and 5K
Gavin Speaks at The Korey Stringer Institute
Gavin Speaks at The Korey Stringer Institute at The University of Connecticut
The 3rd Annual Team YOLT for the Donate Life Family Fun Run and 5K
Gavin Competes Transplant Games of America. Cleveland , Ohio
The kickoff to The YOLT Foundation
The kickoff to The YOLT Foundation . We received our 501(c)(3) status
Gavin Speaks At The American Liver Foundation
Gavin was the speaker for the annual Life Liver Walk for the American Liver Foundation held at Nationals Park, Washington, DC .
Gavin Competes in The World Transplant Game’s in Malaga, Spain
The YOLT Trademark was Approved
The YOLT Foundation presented The “ Hi Ho Pimlico “ Spring Fashion Show
DE Collections and The YOLT Foundation presented the “ Hi Ho Pimlico “ Spring Fashion Show at the Pimlico Race Track in Baltimore , Maryland . Part of the day’s proceeds benefited The YOLT Foundation
Started “ The Class Strength Scholarship “ with Donate Life Maryland and Team Maryland
The scholarship was developed to send one youth transplant recipient and their family and one veteran transplant recipient to the Transplant Games of America , every other year .
The First Recipient of The Class Strength Scholarship
We were able to send Maddy (a heart transplant recipient) and her family to The Transplant Games of America , Salt Lake City, Utah .
The 4th Annual Team YOLT for the Donate Life Family Fun Run and 5K
The YOLT Foundation Donated $ 5000.00 to the University of Maryland School of Medicine
The YOLT Foundation Donated $ 5000.00 to the University of Maryland School of Medicine , Heart and Vascular Center for them to be able to purchase 2 portable Cardea 20/20 EKG machines. The Cardea platform is an algorithm that specifically looks for difficult to diagnose heart conditions in athletes during sports. (SCA)
The YOLT founders Visits the University of Maryland Medical Center
On Christmas day, the YOLT founders visit the University of Maryland Medical Center transplant recovery floor. Gavin was able to speak to each patient and hand them a YOLT bag filled with a few necessities and information about organ donation. The nurses and staff all received lunch for that day.
2nd Year YOLT Founders visited the UMMC , Transplant Recovery Floor
On Christmas day, the YOLT founders visit the University of Maryland Medical Center transplant recovery floor. Gavin was again able to speak to the transplant patients and hand each one a YOLT bag and deliver lunch to the nurses and staff.
YOLT Foundation Starts Lodging Fund at the University of Maryland Medical Center
Started The YOLT Foundation Lodging Fund at the University of Maryland Medical Center . YOLT donated $ 15,000.00 to launch the fund . The Lodging Fund was developed for patients and their families who lack the ability to afford lodging , parking , and food ( gift cards ) during the transplant process.
The Class Strength Scholarship was able to donate $3,000 of Equipment
The Class Strength Scholarship was able to donate $3,000 to Team Maryland, Donate Life Maryland, and The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland.
Started an Office in Colorado
Gavin and Rachel are spreading the awareness of organ donation , transplantation and the awareness of heat stroke illness to the Colorado area .
Providing Support for The University of Colorado Health Transplant Program
We are working on programs , starting assistance funds and providing equipment for The University of Colorado Health Transplant Program , The Korey Stringer Institute and The University of Maryland Medical Center , Division of Transplantation . We are also bringing the awareness of organ donation and heat stroke illness to all communities.