Thursday, April 14, 2016

Families & Legislators Gather to Commemorate Donate Life Month

WABI TV5 | Brandon Doyen

April is donate life month and to celebrate, families of organ donors and transplant recipients gathered at the State House today to spread awareness about life-saving opportunities.

They were joined by Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap who spoke about the important role the Bureau of Motor Vehicles plays in the donation process.

99% of Mainers who register to become an organ donor do so at the B.M.V.

We spoke with one mother whose son donated seven organs to six people after his tragic death in a 2012 accident. Continue reading
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You have the power to SAVE Lives
We are asking you to register as an organ, eye and tissue donor today.
In California:
Donate LIFE California | Done VIDA California
Nationwide:
Organ Donor | Donate Life America
To ensure donation happens, please share your decision with your family. At stake is the legacy you wish to leave.

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