December 04, 2006 For Immediate Release
Give the Ultimate Gift This Season
VANCOUVER — You won’t find this gift in a mall. In fact, it cannot be bought, cannot
be returned, but is guaranteed to be cherished for the rest of a life. It’s the gift of organ
The gift of life is the ultimate expression of goodwill to others. As the Holidays approach,
the BC Transplant Society asks the public to “Give Life” by registering your decision to be
an organ donor.
In the spirit of giving, take one minute out of your day to save a life. Register your decision
today on BC’s Organ Donor Registry. Currently over 400 British Columbians are waiting
for a life saving organ transplant. It might just be the most important minute of your day.
More than half a million British Columbians have already made their decision about organ
donation. What are you waiting for? This Christmas close your wallet, open your heart, and
register to be an organ donor.
Register online at www.transplant.bc.ca or call 1-800-663-6189.
If you would like to interview a transplant recipient, someone who is currently waiting for
a transplant, or a donor family member please contact Allison.
20 years of Innovation marks the BC Transplant Society’s 20th anniversary. Over the past
two decades, more than 4000 British Columbians have received a life-saving organ
transplant. The BC Transplant Society is an agency of the Provincial Health Services
BC Transplant Society
Tel: 604-877-2240 (24 hours)
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