Secretary of State, advocates kick off April as Donate Life Month with WSU "Heart of a Warrior" celebration
March 27, 2014
|Alpha Gamma Delta was instrumental in helping Wayne State win the Gift of Life Campus Challenge|
WHAT: Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, Gift of Life Michigan, the Michigan Eye-Bank and the Alpha Gamma Delta chapter at Wayne State University will celebrate Donate Life Day on WSU's main campus.
The sorority was instrumental in helping the university win the 11th annual Gift of Life Campus Challenge, a statewide donor signup competition, for the third consecutive year. Heart of a Warrior will be a high-energy event that includes a brief press conference, music, appearances by radio personalities from WKQI-FM, awards for organ donation champions, giveaways and the full-service Michigan Secretary of State Mobile Office. Students, faculty, staff and community members will be invited to sign up on Michigan's Organ Donor Registry.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 2 (Donate Life Day)
10:30 a.m. - Press Conference
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Heart of a Warrior activities, SOS mobile office, WKQI radio remote broadcast
WHERE: Fountain Court, 5221 Gullen Mall, Wayne State University
MORE INFO: Johnson, a WSU alumna, will highlight Donate Life Day to kick off National Donate Life Month. Under her leadership and in partnership with donation and transplantation advocates, more than 1.4 million more people have signed up for the registry in the past three years.
Wayne State University is a premier urban research institution offering more than 370 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 28,000 students.
Contact: Rasheda Williams