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19th May 2019: Dear Donor

Hello dear readers! Hope you’re all doing well. Early post this week, mainly because our 9 week old puppy Luna woke us up at 5:20am today (sigh). 1,083 more words

Weekly Blogs

Intersecting Lives

“It is because the human spirit knows, deep down, that all lives intersect. That death doesn’t just take someone, it misses someone else, and in the small distance between being taken and being missed, lives are changed.” 312 more words

Heart Transplant

How can we improve donor loyalty at non profits?

Loyalty and donor renewal wins the day. Here are some great ideas on what to track. There may be a few to many but agreeing on a few and regularly reporting on them to senior management can make a huge difference. 301 more words

Digital Business

12 Years Since God Pressed My Reset Button

“When we grow up we take ourselves way too seriously, and sometimes we become a heart attack waiting to happen.”

~ Tom Asacker

Twelve years ago today, at about 9:30am, I had a massive heart attack. 138 more words

Heart Transplant

Trouble ......... That NEVER Happened

“I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”

~ Mark Twain

This past week has been filled with stress/anxiety. 781 more words

Heart Transplant

Passing It On and Paying It Forward - A Story of Third Generation Straz Donors

Rebecca Jacobson’s family owned the cast recordings of Hair, Pippin and Man of La Mancha. As they did for many Broadway-loving families, these musicals wove themselves into the Jacobson identity. 485 more words

Donor Profiles

Riverview man calls on New Brunswick to pass organ donation legislation

As he needs over 17 litres of dialysis each night, Dan McLaughlin is hoping New Brunswick will take another step towards increasing organ donations.

The Riverview man has been waiting for a kidney donation for almost three years, and is calling on the provincial government to pass similar legislation to Nova Scotia. 559 more words