Tag Archives: Gift of Life

Local News
June 10, 2016

Kidney donor, recipient team up to save lives

RUTLAND – With summertime blood shortages looming, organizers of the Gift-of-Life Marathon and a local kidney donor and recipient are urging blood donors to sign up for the record-setting drive’s little cousin – the 2016 Summer Mini Marathon on July 19.

Rutland City resident Summer…

Local News
July 17, 2015

Gift-of-Life Summer Mini Marathon issues urgent appeal

Tuesday, July 21—RUTLAND—With appointments well below target, organizers of Rutland’s Gift-of-Life Summer Mini Marathon Blood Drive have issued an urgent appeal for donors.

“We have less than a third the number of appointments we are hoping for, so we urge anyone eligible to…

Local News
December 24, 2014

New Gift-of-Life hit its marks

By Steve Costello

With a national record set last year and a lack of a specific goal at the 2014 Gift-of-Life Marathon – 12 Days of Giving, a black-and-white definition of success seems elusive to a lot of observers.

Since the GOLM…