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Sep 15 2016

donation letters

#Letters To My Donor – National Gamete Donation Trust Letters to my Donor is a book for anyone looking to celebrate life and all that it means to be human. On every page parents letters paint a stunning picture of the everydayness of their unique family lives. This exquisite everydayness stands proudly alongside the extra ordinary acts of kindness and generosity of the egg, sperm and embryo donors who played a pivotal role in bringing these families into being. With over 55 pages, the content within encapsulates the very essence of what it is to be a family. Whatever your …

Sep 15 2016

donate blood

#Where to Donate Blood Blood Bank Locator The AABB locator includes blood donation centers, but does not include mobile blood drives. Please contact the blood donation center nearest to your location to find out about additional blood drives. Many donation centers list blood drive schedules on their Web sites. AABB is committed to ensuring patient and donor safety and care. The Association sets standards for blood banks and transfusion services, and accredits member blood banks and transfusion services that meet these high standards. If you would like to donate blood, be sure to consider an AABB-accredited blood donation center. Note: …

Sep 15 2016

donate a kidney

#LI mom fired after donating kidney to her boss: suit Debbie Stevens says she kindly donated a kidney so her ailing boss could move up a list for her own transplant. Photo: Dennis Clark Yeah, but what have you done for me lately? A “kind and generous’’ Long Island mom donated a kidney to save the life of her boss — who then turned around after she got what she wanted and helped fire the poor woman, according to an explosive new legal complaint. Photo: Dennis Clark “I decided to become a kidney donor to my boss, and she took …

Sep 15 2016

charity groups

#Liberal push to strip environmental groups of charitable tax status The government is being pressed to alter the charitable status of environmental groups after a Liberal MP successfully argued to his party that the groups are not “real charities” like the Red Cross or the Salvation Army. A motion introduced by MP Andrew Nikolic to the Liberal federal council called for environmental groups to be stripped of charitable rights, such as the ability to receive tax-deductible donations. Nikolic, the federal member for the Tasmanian electorate of Bass, said the groups should not be subsidised for political activism, some of it …

Sep 14 2016

where to donate toys

#Where to Donate Clothes and Toys in Seattle Give New Life to Your Old Toys This Holiday Season With daily Amazon deliveries and packages piling up beneath the tree, this season of giving can leave us feeling both grateful, and slightly overwhelmed, by the abundance in our lives. (Does anyone really need 97 matchbox cars?). If you want to create holiday magic for local kids in need and  create  a little breathing room on your toy shelf, donate to one of these outstanding organizations who will give your old toys (and other items) a new life. Before you start your post-bedtime stealth purge of …

Sep 14 2016

donate hair for cancer patients

#Love offering: St. John Neumann students donate hair to aid cancer patients “I want to donate my hair because I want to make a tribute to my grandma and my neighbor and all others who were diagnosed with cancer.” “I’m in fourth grade and I am donating my hair because I want to give it to people who don’t have any from cancer treatment.” “I’m in fourth grade and the reason I am doing this is because other people need hair more than I do.” “I am doing this because I have friends and family that have had (cancer) treatment.” …

Sep 14 2016

donate couch

#Where to Donate Furniture in New Jersey Whether you live in the city of Newark, the beach area of Cape May or the mountains of Montague, there are places throughout the state to donate furniture in New Jersey. Newark Area If you live in the area of Newark, New Jersey, there are many places to donate used furniture. The Institute of Jewish Humanities provides pick up service of furniture and bric-a-brac throughout the New Jersey area. Do 1 Thing is an organization that helps homeless youth in Newark, New Jersey. This organization is in need of all donations including furniture. …