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To raise awareness for organ donation, many lend a hand for special paint job on race car

People whose lives have been touched by organ donation got to lend a hand, literally, to help paint a car that will take part in this weekend’s NASCAR events in Dover.  Driver Joey Gase will race this weekend in NASCAR’s Xfinity series at Dover’s Monster Mile, and he hopes a very special paint job on […]

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Cynthia London, Celebrating 22 Years of Service

Gift of Life is celebrating the contributions of volunteer ambassador, board member, and donor mom Cynthia London. Cynthia became connected with Gift of Life 22 years ago when her son Sipho became an organ donor.  In Sipho’s heroic last act, he saved six lives. For 22 years, inspired by Sipho’s dream of becoming a teacher, Cynthia […]

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Ellen Gives Phillies Fans the Chance to Win Big Prizes

On Thursday, May 23, Ellen shared a link on social media recruiting Phillies fans to share their stories on why they deserve financial help. Hundreds of fans braced a tornado warning for the Philadelphia area for a chance to be featured on “The Ellen Show,” including Markita Lewis of Southwest Philly. She insisted she wasn’t playing hooky […]

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Coping with Loss on Father’s Day

For some, Father’s Day is a day filled with love and laughter, but for others, it could be a day of grief and pain. Whether mourning the loss of one’s father, or mourning the loss of a child, it a difficult day for many to endure. While any day can have moments of grief, Father’s […]

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