Organ Donation

Michigan Recognized for Growing Organ Donor Registry
Michigan received a special national award Wednesday for its dramatic growth in the number of registered organ, eye and tissue donors who save and heal lives.
Donate Life America presented the “Greatest Improvement in Donor Designation Rate” award to Michigan at the Donate…
New Donate Life License Plate Now on Sale
Michigan’s newest license plate, which encourages organ donation efforts, is now on sale, Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced on Monday.
The Donate Life plate carries the Donate Life logo and the message: “Be an Organ, Eye & Tissue Donor.&CloseCurlyDoubleQ…
Gleason to be Among First to Purchase Gift of Life License Plate
State Senator John Gleason (D-Flushing) and his wife Karen will be among the first of Michigan residents to purchase the new Gift of License plate when they go on sale Monday morning through the Secretary of State.
Gleason, a transplant recipient himself, was the sponsor of the legislation that creat…
Genesee County Athletes to Participate in Transplant Games
State Senator John Gleason (D-Flushing) will be one of five Genesee County athletes participating in the Transplant Games of America.
The Games, a multi-sport festival event for athletes who have undergone life-saving transplant surgeries and living donors, will be held in Grand Rapids...
Facebook Has A New Organ Donation Tool
Mark Zuckerberg wants to use Facebook to help those languishing at the tail end of organ donation lists.
So, starting today, the close to 200 million Facebook users in the United States and the United Kingdom will have the option to add that they are organ donors on their Facebook timeline.