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Learn How to Become an Organ Donor Today

Nearly 95,000 people are waiting for a kidney and depending on the day, the list can get close to 100,000 people waiting for a kidney transplant according to the United Network for Organ Sharing. You can become an organ donor in a few ways: check the donor box when you renew your driver's license and you can also register online to become an organ donor.

The $5 DOG Wedding Book Drawing Attention to Organ Donation

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Very excited to share one of our biggest fans Lilly Smartelli (@thefivedollardogwedding) is featured in the New York Times showing off her awesome book THE $5 (DOG) WEDDING . The book draws attention to organ donation and why it’s so important to support dog shelters. We cannot wait to read it! β€œBy marrying Bernie in a symbolic way, I could draw attention to organ-donor groups and local animal welfare shelters that lack proper funding,” said Lilly. Click here to read Lilly’s story on the New York Times.

Kidney Warrior Spotlight - Kelvin Bell

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Let's help raise awareness for Kelvin Bell (Hope for Kelvin in Need of a Kidney) who's in need of a O+, O- Kidney Donor. There are over 2,400 people on the donor waiting list in Alabama and the wait time is 7-9 years. His wife Martrece Bell is asking everyone to help them find a donor as his blood type has the longest wait time. πŸ’šπŸ’šπŸ’šπŸ’š