Oscar N. Henderson

Campaign urges Jewish families to ‘have a conversation’ about organ donation

Jewish families are encouraged to “have a conversation” about organ donation and the wishes of family members in case their death provides an opportunity to donate. It follows the launch of a new video showing a group of Jewish friends…

All high school students should learn about blood and organ donation in the curriculum

All high school students in England are expected to learn more about blood and organ donation in the school curriculum this year. It is hoped that this initiative will encourage young people to become donors and to talk to others…

Blood Assurance Restores Tennessee Donation Program

Blood Assurance announced Monday morning that it would resume voluntary COVID-19 antibody testing and collection of convalescent plasma in a bid to help those fighting the virus. The practice, which has since returned to the network of collection centers, has…

Charitable donors can get larger amortizations with funds in the retirement account

RyanJLane | E + | Getty Images The pandemic has triggered charitable giving among wealthy families, and some who are keen to give more may get a larger write-off in 2021 by leveraging money from pre-tax retirement accounts. Here’s how…

SCOTUS decides California must stop collecting information on major charitable donors

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that California cannot collect the names and addresses of major charity donors, the Associated Press reported. In a 6-3 vote, the court sided with two nonprofit groups, one linked to billionaire Charles Koch, which argued…

Arizona woman meets blood donor who helped save 5-year-old daughter’s life

Blood donor meets the family of the young child she saved A moving surprise for a mother of a 5 year old girl whose life was saved thanks to blood donation. FOX 10 Bailey Milller reports. PHOENIX – It was…