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Thursday, April 21, 2016

April is Donate Life Month

HOMETOWN FOCUS

HIBBING – Fairview Range will hold a flag raising ceremony on Thursday, April 28, beginning at 1 p.m. at the hospital’s North Entrance to commemorate “Donate Life Month” and raise awareness of the growing demand for organ donations. Community members are invited and encouraged to attend.

The event celebrates organ donor families, living donors and hospital staff who care for donors and transplant recipients.

Dominik Lawson, 10, a transplant recipient and one of the featured guests, will be raising the flag, which is a symbol of Fairview Range’s commitment to this life-saving and healing issue in our community. Kelly Lawson, director of emergency services at Fairview Range and Dominik’s mother, will be speaking at the event about her son’s transplant experience. Continue reading 
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