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Organ Donation Awareness Campaign

Be a donor.  Talk to your family.

This year, an awareness campaign is highlighting three Saskatchewan families whose prayers for an organ transplant were answered. 

These stories describe the pressing need for a matching donor, and the relief that came when a matching organ came available.  In each case, there is profound appreciation for the donor’s gift of a renewed lease on life. 



The campaign was developed by the Ministry of Health, with support from the Saskatchewan Health Authority and with the co-operation of three remarkable families.

National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week

The week of April 22-28 is Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week across Canada (NOTDAW).  Find out more about becoming an organ and tissue donor, and talk to your family about your wishes. 

Green Light Day - April 25, 2018

On Green Light Day, landmarks in Saskatoon and Regina are lit green to help raise awareness about the importance of organ and tissue donation.  In Regina, the TC Douglas Building, University of Regina entrance signs and City Square (12th Avenue by Victoria Park) glow green during the day and night.  In Saskatoon, St. Paul’s Hospital  and the Prairie Wind sculpture at River Landing are green. 

Regina's TC Douglas Building is lit green on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 to help raise awareness about the importance of organ and tissue donations.
Regina's TC Douglas Building, home to the Ministry of Health and the MacKenzie Art Gallery, lit green April 25. 

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