18Oct/18

Chennai: Blood donation app launched to mark AIADMK foundation day – The New Indian Express


The New Indian Express
Chennai: Blood donation app launched to mark AIADMK foundation day
The New Indian Express
Both leaders released a mobile app for blood donation – ‘Rathathin Rathamae’ (the words used by MGR to refer to the AIADMK cadre as his blood relations). The app, developed by Aspire K Swaminathan, former secretary of IT Wing of the party, can be …

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17Oct/18

Hema Malini, Karan Johar and Kajol open up about the importance of organ donation – Times Now


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Hema Malini, Karan Johar and Kajol open up about the importance of organ donation
Times Now
Mumbai: Directors Karan Johar and Ayan Mukerji, and actress Kajol have lent support to the ‘Real Hero’ organ donation campaign. “A real hero is someone who helps everyone else recycle their organs. I have pledged my own organs and you can too,” Ayan …

17Oct/18

Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms – WTNH.com (press release)


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Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms
WTNH.com (press release)
Democrats’ money advantage has been fueled this campaign cycle by individual donors, particularly small donors. Related Content: Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near. ActBlue, an online portal that allows donors to send campaign …
It’s a big year for women candidates — why are so few of them Republican?Vox
Democrats get big bucks from small-dollar donorsCALmatters (blog)

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17Oct/18

Yucatan seeks to encourage organ donation – The Yucatan Times


The Yucatan Times
Yucatan seeks to encourage organ donation
The Yucatan Times
“The State Transplant Center of Yucatan (Ceetry) will seek to maintain productivity in terms of donation and transplants”, said its director, Dr. Jorge Martínez Ulloa, who was ratified in his position during the new state administration. “We want to

17Oct/18

Marshfield School District closes in on fundraising goal for $11 million athletic upgrades – Marshfield News-Herald


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Marshfield School District closes in on fundraising goal for $11 million athletic upgrades
Marshfield News-Herald
RELATED: Marshfield School Board adds $700K in upgrades to planned athletic facility. RELATED: New Marshfield … Marshfield Area Community Foundation’s website. Donors should be sure to specify that their contribution is meant for the athletic complex.

17Oct/18

The remarkable number of Nottingham people who have donated a kidney to a total stranger – Nottinghamshire Live


Nottinghamshire Live
The remarkable number of Nottingham people who have donated a kidney to a total stranger
Nottinghamshire Live
“More than 250 people in the UK die each year in the UK simply because there are not enough organs available from deceased donors. “Most donors are motivated simply by the desire to improve the health of another human. “The process of donating a …
The number of Leicestershire people who have donated a kidney to complete strangersLeicestershire Live

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17Oct/18

Golfer thanks cornea donors for allowing him to go back to living life with ease – Clydebank Post


Clydebank Post
Golfer thanks cornea donors for allowing him to go back to living life with ease
Clydebank Post
… who hear my story think about joining the organ donor register and sharing their decision.” In 2017/18, there were 339 cornea transplants carried out in Scotland, with the surgery made possible thanks to the generosity of deceased donors and their