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News Archives

Thursday, December 19, 2019
82-year-old heart recipient: Walking with Donate Life parade float is ‘on my bucket list’A five-mile trek first thing in the morning might sound daunting to many people, but not to David Rozelle.
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Floral portrait will honor 22-year-old nursing student
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Gift of Life HOSA Challenge inspires students to join Michigan Organ Donor RegistryThere are more than 1,300 additional organ and tissue donors on the Michigan Organ Donor Registry, thanks to the efforts of students across the state.
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Most major religions support organ and tissue donation and faith leaders can help spread the word. 
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
A new first for Gift of Life lets moms and babies give to help others healAlyssa Voss and her son, Coleton, gave a unique gift to others on the day he was born.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Donate Life America, AOPO refute recent media reportsThere is a tremendous need for organs for transplant.
Friday, May 24, 2019
Goal is to bolster awareness about organ and tissue donation and save livesTwenty people die each day waiting for a life-saving transplant and more than half are ethnic minorities.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Faith leaders share powerful message of saving and improving lives
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Winners will be recognized at April 5 celebration
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Competition inspires creative ways to motivate students to donate life 
Friday, February 22, 2019
Michigan college students inspire 921 people to donate life!For five weeks, Michigan colleges and universities put their rivalries to good use, inspiring more than 900 Michigan residents to sign up on the Michigan Organ Donor Registry.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Gift of Life Michigan to celebrate National Donor Day with ‘My Donor Story’ social media campaignOrganization is asking public to share life-saving stories and messages of gratitude
Thursday, January 10, 2019
2018 saw new highs for organ donors, organ transplants and tissue donors in MichiganGift of Life Michigan helped a record 338 patients become organ donors last year, leading to life-saving organ transplants for well over 1,000 people, the first time the sta
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Communications Specialist Betsy Miner-Swartz and Gift of Life Michigan have won Donate Life America’s Pinnacle Award for Best Multicultural Outreach in the nation, for
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Susan Rink has joined the Gift of Life Foundation as its first-ever chief of philanthropy.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Donor registrations surge with help from Secretary of StateANN ARBOR - Gift of Life Michigan helped 320 patients become organ donors last year, saving the lives of hundreds of people in desperate need of a transplant.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Hospitals collectively add nearly 1,700 names to the Donor RegistryANN ARBOR, MI— Michigan hospitals competed this fall in a six-week Gift of Life Hospital Challenge to see which one could inspire the most people to join the Michigan Organ Donor Registry.
Friday, October 27, 2017
Donate Life America gives organ donor program three major awards: Best donor registration program, best volunteer, best ‘coach’ to national peersANN ARBOR, MI — Gift of Life Michigan has won Donate Life America’s Platinum and Pinnacle Awards for best overall organ donor registra