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Saturday, April 9, 2016

Flag Raising for Organ Donation

WETM | Andrew Banas

SAYRE, Pa. (18 NEWS) - David Webster laid on the operating table, his heart was failing and time was running out.
He needed a new organ and then came good news.

"A miracle happened and within two days, I had a heart," Webster said.

After a full recovery, Webster is happy to be here.
Sharing his story, and encouraging everyone to become a donor.

"There's not one reason why you shouldn't be a donor," Webster said. "It saves so many lives."

April is National Donate Life Month. Robert Packer in Sayre raises a flag to celebrate the occasion.

"It's an opportunity for us to honor our donors and donor families and give hope to those waiting for a life saving organ transplant," said Josh Corcoran, Director of Services with C.O.R.E. Continue reading
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