SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ --
What: Sacramento - On Tuesday, April 28, at 10:00 a.m., Donate Life Ambassadors made up of transplant recipients, living organ donors, and family members of organ and tissue donors will join Sacramento area firefighters at the California Firefighters Memorial at the State Capitol to receive a proclamation authored by Senator George Runner and Senator John J. Benoit commemorating DMV/Donate Life California Month. Registered donors have saved the lives of more than 300 organ transplant recipients and healed another 15,000 tissue recipients since the Donate Life California Organ & Tissue Donor Registry was linked with the DMV in 2006. Who: Senator John J. Benoit - State Senator, 37th District Senator George Runner - State Senator, 17th District Assemblyman Tom Berryhill - State Assemblyman, 25th District, and heart recipient Dan Haverty - Folsom Fire Chief and living liver donor Duane Arend - Sacramento Metro EMS Director Bryan Stewart - Donate Life California President George Valverde - Department of Motor Vehicles Director Nancy McAfee - Donor Mom, whose son Jordan Shortino became a donor at age 19 When: Tuesday, April 28, 10:00 a.m. Where: State Capitol, Fire Fighters Memorial (East lawn of Capitol) Sacramento, CA
Contacts: Bryan Stewart, President Miryam Mora-Barajas, Executive Director (213) 400-8304 (702) 769-3279 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
|SOURCE Donate Life|
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