September 30, 2014 – Albuquerque, NM – National Hispanic Heritage Month is a great time to bring awareness to the tremendous need for organ donations in the Hispanic community, and encourage more people to register as organ donors. Hispanics make up approximately 17 percent of the population in the United States and account for 19
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This April marks the 11th annual National Donate Life Month, a celebration commemorating those who have given the gift of life through organ, eye and tissue donation. For those whose lives have been saved or healed by a transplant, National Donate Life Month provides a chance to share their story to encourage more people to
Official Transplant Games of America Flag to be Presented and Signed By New Mexico Transplant Recipients, Living Donors and Donor Families On Saturday, October 5th at 11:00 am, New Mexico transplant recipients, donor families and living donors who are part of Team New Mexico will gather to sign the Transplant Games of America flag and
The second annual “National Donate Life Blue and Green Day” on Friday, April 19th, 2013 in support of organ, eye and tissue donation is one way to show support of National Donate Life Month. “National Donate Life Blue and Green Day” is one of Donate Life America’s initiatives to register new organ, eye and tissue
National Donate Life Month is a nationwide effort during the month of April to bring awareness to the critical need of organ and tissue donations. Donate Life Month was originally a weeklong observance, and it was officially recognized as a month-long event in 2003. Currently, more than 117,000 people are on the national organ transplant
DCI Donor Services, Inc. (DCIDS) named Wayne Dunlap as Executive Director of New Mexico Donor Services (NMDS), the nonprofit, federally designated organ procurement organization serving the citizens of New Mexico. In this role, Dunlap will oversee and guide all efforts of the organization to save and enhance lives in the state through donation and transplantation.
National Donor Day is recognized across the country on February 14th as a nationwide effort to help save lives through five types of life-saving donations: organs, tissue, marrow, platelets and blood. New Mexicans are encouraged to help save lives by learning about the need for donations and taking the actions steps to save lives: Right now,