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NEWS: 04/28/2019 - Hermiston Herald

Organ Donation Brings Life from Tragedy

Each square on Donate Life Northwest's Threads of Life Quilt tells a different story. From 3-month-old, Rylee Jackson to adult heart recipients, Cindy McIntyre and Phil Weitz, the squares and the stories tell an incredible story about how "in the...
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NEWS: 04/26/2019 - KAPP/KVEW-TV

Hermiston Man's Life Was Save By an Organ Donor

In 2012, Phil Weitz had a heart attack. After several months of complications, Weitz went on the waiting list for a heart. Since his transplant, Weitz has devoted his time to informing others and encouraging them to become organ donors.
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NEWS: 04/23/2019 - East Oregonian

Threads of Life Unveils Quilt

The public is invited to an event that celebrates lives through by organ donation and transplant -- the Threads of Life quilt unveiling. The event also serves as a way to raise awareness about the critical need for organ donors.
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NEWS: 01/23/2019 - KOIN 6

Kidney Recipient Helps 'Erase the Wait' For Man

Sherwood High School teacher, Sarah Holtz, is alive today because her fellow teacher, Carolyn Davidson, donated a kidney. Now, Sarah's paying the kindness forward through volunteering as a mentor with Donate Life Norhtwest's 'Erase the Wait' program...
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NEWS: 11/23/2018 - KOIN 6

'Kids at Heart' Customer Donates Kidney to Owner

For about 30 years, Liz Campbell has owned the toy store 'Kids at Heart' on SE Hawthorne in Portland. In her line of work, she's usually the one supplying the presents -- but when she needed a kidney transplant last year, it was one of her customers...
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