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Saturday, April 30, 2016

Nesbit family valued ‘gift of life’

Jaime Nesbit proudly poses with a photo of her late father, John Nesbit, to help promote the efforts of Lifeline of Ohio during Donate Life Month.

MOUNT VERNON — The efforts to get people registered as organ donors is an ongoing process in Ohio and across the nation. Those whose life depends on an organ donation are continuously given a second chance at life thanks to the selfless gestures of donors.

Lifeline of Ohio is a statewide organization whose mission is to empower communities to save and heal lives through organ, eye and tissue donation. Today wraps up Donate Life Month, according to Jessica Petersen, media and public relations coordinator with Lifeline of Ohio.

“This is a month for us to get out to the masses the idea of registering as an organ or tissue donor. We hope that someone is touched enough by a story that they register as an organ donor or encourage their friends if they are already a donor,” said Petersen. Continue reading
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