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Donate Life Day

Let Life Bloom!

Please join us for a day of celebration and recognition at our Donate Life Day brunch and awards. This day is an opportunity to celebrate the importance and impact of each individual’s voice in helping us create a culture of donation in our community.

In addition to honoring our ambassadors, advocates and partners, we will be joined by keynote speaker, Bruce King, Assistant to the President for Institutional Diversity at St. Olaf College and Vice-Chair of the LifeSource Board of Directors. Bruce will share his inspiring journey as a kidney transplant recipient and advocacy on behalf of donation.

View the invitation to see this year’s honorees.

When and Where

Donate Life Day Event
Saturday, April 23, 2016
9:30 am – 11:30 am

New Location!
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Drive North
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428


Please RSVP by Friday, April 15th by visiting this link or by emailing Teresa Turner at tturner@life-source.org with your name, email, and number of people attending.

Team MN-DAK Meeting

The next Team MN-DAK team meeting will be held Tuesday, March 15th at 6:00 pm at the LifeSource office in Minneapolis – 2225 West River Road North, Minneapolis, MN 55411.

For those who are not able to make it to the meeting in person, there is the option to join via web/phone call. Please email teammndak@life-source.org to RSVP and for call-in information, if needed.


Gallery of Hope Workshop


Please join us the evening of May 12th for a workshop to create a tribute for your loved one in the LifeSource Gallery of Hope. View the postcard invitation.

The Gallery of Hope is a new, online tribute that is accessible online and through an app, offering donor families the opportunity to recognize and remember their loved one. This virtual, easy-to-use format allows families to share their loved one’s story, the legacy of their gifts and the important, ongoing message of donation through photos and words. In addition to the online version, donor families and guests will see the Gallery of Hope prominently displayed in the atrium of the LifeSource office in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Thursday, May 12, 2016
6:00 – 8:00 pm

2225 West River Road North | Minneapolis, MN 55411

Additional details coming soon!


Let us know if you’ll be attending this special workshop here: RSVP.


Visit the LifeSource Gallery of Hope to find tributes and read the moving stories shared by donor families and recipients in our region.


Contact Jill Halimi or Heather Beals, LifeSource Donor Family Advocates, by email or by dialing 612-800-6100 or 1-888-536-6283.

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