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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Give Your Heart February 14th to Help Organ Donation

PR Newswire

CLEVELAND, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of Americans will show their love with heart-shaped candy and cards on Valentine's Day. But February 14th is also National Organ Donor Day, bringing awareness to what a heart and other organ donations can do to save lives. Donate Life and Marco's Pizza have partnered together to create an interesting way for men and women to send a message of both love and life at the same time at #ORGANDONORDAY2016.

From February 9 – 14, post a message for your Valentine to #organdonorday2016 on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram – using pictures with a heartfelt message or a video of yourself singing one line from your favorite love song, like That's Amore, You're Beautiful or I Think I Love You. And for your good deed in bringing awareness to organ donation, you'll have a chance to win Pizza for Life, as well as one of hundreds of Ghirardelli Chocolate Brownies for your significant other. You must be 18-years old to enter the sweepstakes and giveaway. The program kicked off today, but there is already plenty of Valentine's Day wishes posted: https://youtu.be/0pwdRiimkBI. Continue reading

 

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