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Through various programs and initiatives throughout the state, Legacy of Hope educates people about the importance of organ and tissue donation.
UAB employees spearheaded an effort that led to the university’s adopting the paid leave benefits policy earlier this year — and then they carried their initiative to the state level.
The Alabama Organ Center will co-host the event and help those who attend learn more about organ donation, as well as register anyone interested in becoming a donor upon death.
Donate Life Gospel Celebration will combine uplifting spiritual song and heartwarming testimonies by transplant recipients and donor families.
The addition of an on-site organ donor recovery center will increase the number of suitable organs available for transplant, maximizing donor organ and tissue gifts.
UAB softball will take on rival Jacksonville State, and the Alabama Organ Center will help register those who wish to become organ donors.
The family of Richard Ruble, elected by the Alabama Organ Center to represent Alabama in the 2014 Rose Parade, will host the first Ruble Run on Nov. 2 to celebrate a husband and father.
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April is National Donate Life Month to spotlight the need for more families to be aware of the critical, ongoing need for organ donation.

UAB and the Alabama Organ Center honor police officer killed in the line of duty with floral portrait on Donate Life Rose Parade float.

Author appearance to commemorate National Donate Life Month.

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Quilt display, picnic mark National Donate Life Month for area organ donors and recipients.

The Brannon family celebrates Daniel’s life and legacy with a portrait of flowers on the Donate Life float in the 2012 Rose Parade.

Floral portrait of Birmingham’s Danny Brannon will adorn Donate Life Rose Parade float Jan. 2.