Inspired by the recent Long Live NY campaign by the New York Organ Donor Network, Huffington Post produced a Live video ‘Why You Should Be An Organ Donor’. Watch the video, get inspired! #OrganDonation
From ESPN's E:60 Report: Boxer Francisco "Paco" Rodriguez told his wife, Sonia, that he wanted to be a hero. But that dream seemed shattered after Rodriguez slipped into a coma and was declared brain dead after losing a title fight in Philadelphia. Through organ donation, his uncle and four women received a gift of life. #donatelife
Wolverines for Life is a collaboration between the U-M Health System, Michigan Athletics and other University of Michigan groups, schools and departments, along with the American Red Cross, Be the Match/National Marrow Donor Program, Gift of Life Michigan and the Michigan Eye-Bank.
Heart transplant patient Melody McIntosh, left, hugs Kelly Swart -- mother of Ashley Swart, who donated her heart -- during a meeting Monday at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. Swart was a 20-year-old Purdue student who died suddenly in 2013; she donated several organs including the heart that saved McIntosh.
Joseph “Joe” Meyer, 27, died a year ago in a tragic accident. But the Meyer’s family decision to donate organs to the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency (LOPA) saved two lives: Joe’s heart beats in a 14 year old boy, while his kidney and pancreas were received by a Texas Resident.