Reasons #1-75: One organ, eye and tissue donor can save and heal more than 75 lives.
Reason #76: April is National Donate Life Month.
You read that right—by taking just a few minutes to visit RegisterMe.org and fill out an organ/tissue donor registration, you could save and heal SEVENTY-FIVE people.
This month, MORA – The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency, and Singing River are teaming up to raise awareness and participation on the national organ donation registry in order to save more lives through organ and tissue donation.
As you are reading this, more than 100,000 people are waiting for a lifesaving transplant and another person is added to that list EVERY 9 MINUTES.
So, what are you waiting for? Register to be an organ donor today.
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Other Ways to Help:
Attend a Flag Ceremony or Donor Drive
Join us at any of our hospitals for a Flag Ceremony honoring and remembering donors, as well as a Donor Drive to hear the stories of community members affected by organ and tissue donation, learn more about its impacts, and register to be an organ donor.
National Green & Blue Day
Wear green & blue on April 22 to show your support for organ & tissue donation and the families and loved ones affected by it!