GAYLORD – Nov. 13-15 has been designated National Donor Sabbath Registration Weekend. The Gaylord Lions Club would like to bring awareness of the need to those on waiting list for corneal and organ donations.
National Donor Sabbath is observed annually two weekends before Thanksgiving. This three-day observance seeks to include the days of worship for major religions practiced in the United States. During National Donor Sabbath, Lions clubs will be urging all faith leaders to educate their congregations about the need for the lifesaving and healing gifts passed to others through transplantation, while also encouraging people to sign up in their state registry as organ, eye and tissue donors. Continue reading