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April is Donate Life Month

Share:It’s an important time of the year for Ronald Boris and Mark Hudock who received lifesaving heart transplants, and Edith Moyer who requested her mom’s organs be donated. “This is my hero right here. Eddie Bates. He saved my life. He was an organ donor. He had a brain aneurysm at his mom’s house. He […]

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Schuylkill Commissioners Honor Donate Life Month

Share: During a meeting Wednesday, the Schuylkill County Commissioners honored National Donate Life Month. From left are Commissioner Gary Hess, Samantha Garvey of the Gift of Life Donor Program, Chairman George Halcovage, heart transplant recipient Ron Boris of Lake Wynonah, and Commissioner Frank Staudenmeier. Read the full story here!

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Tragedy and organ donation turn strangers into forever friends

Share:NORTHERN LIBERTIES (WPVI) — Hundreds of runners in our area are getting ready for one of spring’s first big races – the 24th annual Gift of Life Donor Dash. It’s a very special day for Arlinda Griffin of North Philadelphia and Mary Smith of Warminster, Bucks County, brought together by organ donation.  “He lived a lot […]

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