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Monday, April 4, 2016

Donate Life raises awareness about organ donation

WTOV | Brittany Griego

FOLLANSBEE, W.Va. — On Sunday, Chambers and James Funeral Home held a Donate Life event to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation and the impact it has.

One mother spoke of losing her 21-year-old daughter in a drunk driving crash eight years ago, but her daughter's organs have helped others since. Another local mother lost her 13-year-old son in a bike accident. His organs have helped 60 people even as far away as North Korea.

"Our most horrific time, and here the day we're burying her, she's actually saving people's lives. They get to live another day, to see another sunrise, another snow," said Jody Miller, speaking about her daughter Heather. Continue reading

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We are asking you to register as an organ, eye and tissue donor today.
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