Transplant Games put spotlight on importance and need for organ donation

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Thousands of athletes from all 50 states are in Cleveland for the Transplant Games of America.

The multi-sport festival is for athletes who have undergone a life-saving transplant surgery as well as living donors.

The event, which runs through tomorrow, highlights the critical importance of organ, eye, and tissue donation while celebrating the lives or organ donors and recipients.

For more information on the games, click here.