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CUYAHOGA FALLS -- Nationally, nearly 120,000 men, women and children are waiting for life-saving organ transplants. Over 2,000 of them live right here in Northeast Ohio.

Lifebanc held their 16th annual Gift of Life Walk & Run today. Thousands gathered today at Blossom Music Center to celebrate the Gift of Life. The day is held to honor the lives of organ, tissue and eye donors as well as those who have received those vitals transplants.

After the walk and run prizes, awards, and activities were held as part of the festivities. For more information on how you can become a donor go to www.lifebanc.org/.