Share:Two people from Lancaster County joined hundreds of people to walk for a good cause Sunday. It was all to raise money and spread awareness for organ donation at the Gift of Life Donor Dash in Philadelphia. Ellen Smoll from Ephrata Township, was racing today in honor of her son, Evan. He died in a […]
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Share:Harrisburg, PA – Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine and Deputy Secretary for Driver and Vehicle Services Kurt Myers, along with representatives from Donate Life Pennsylvania, highlighted the importance of organ and tissue donation at an event at the new Summerdale Driver License Center in Enola last week in conjunction with the national observance of Donate […]
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 […]
Share:Most young couples experience unbridled joy when they learn they are about to become parents for the first time. Mark and Ivy Rhymes felt that joy back in June 2002, when, after four years of marriage, they learned they would be the parents of twin girls, Maya and Marley. However, their exuberance was tempered because […]
Share: After losing her brother in a car crash, a Delaware teenager has turned her tragedy into a life-saving mission to help others. Gabby Penna is sharing her important message with high schoolers in her community. Click here to find out more!
Share:CHRISTIANA, Del. (WPVI) — Organ and tissue donors were celebrated during a flag-raising ceremony Wednesday in New Castle County. Representatives from the Gift of Life Donor Program and Christiana Care came together outside Christiana Hospital for the event. In 2018, the Christiana Care Transplant Program facilitated 41 organ donations. Officials say 83 tissue donors also […]
Share: On March 29, 2019, The Bellevue Hotel ballroom was packed for the annual Donors are Heroes Gala otherwise known as “The Party,” a title richly deserved because of the friendly, jovially atmosphere. Read the rest of the article here.
Share:Rowan University’s annual Organ Donor Day is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, on the Chamberlain Student Center patio of the Glassboro campus, 201 Mullica Hill Road. The carnival themed event, founded by Anthony J. Fulginiti’s Public Relations Student Society of America and supported by the Philadelphia-based Gift of Life donor […]
Share:As an operating room nurse, Susan Mastrangelo is quite familiar with the process of harvesting donor organs. At Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County in Willingboro, New Jersey, where she works, doctors partner closely with the nonprofit Gift of Life to find suitable matches for patients awaiting a transplant. But in Mastrangelo’s experience, and that […]