If Valentine’s Day isn’t your thing, don’t worry?you can spend Sunday celebrating a different kind of love. February 14 is also National Donor Day, a day where we recognize organ donors, blood donors, marrow donors, and all those who give the gift of themselves out of love for their fellow human beings. Click through these links for some inspiration this weekend.
Drops of Life
Blood donations are always needed?what better way to celebrate community? Canadian Blood Service’s website allows you to check your eligibility and to search for donation events by location (you can even download a handy app from their main page).
Fact and Fiction
There are a lot of myths about organ donation?how to sort reality from fiction? Kin Canada offers facts and stats (and links to get you started on your own road to donation).
Gift of Life
Forget chocolates and flowers?these donation stories will melt the hardest heart. Kleenex required.