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Sunday, April 10, 2016

Organ and Tissue Donor Month celebrated in April

WLDS 1180 AM | WEAI 107.1 FM | Ryne Turke

The Donation Coordinator for Gift of Hope spread the word about Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Month this morning on WLDS’ “AM-Conversation.”

Mark Morris says Gift of Hope started celebrating April as Donate Life Month in 2003. Morris says the month promotes awareness on organ, tissue and eye donation, as well as the individuals who gave their lives to contribute to the network.

Morris explains some steps involved in the donation registry.

“You no longer have to sign your license like you did in the old days. Now you can go online to our website, www.giftofhope.org, or you can also go to lifegoeson.com or call 1-800-210-2106,” says Morris.

Morris says anyone who has re enrolled their donor registration after January 1st of 2006 is up-to-date. Continue reading
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