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Writing to Your Donor’s Family

Many transplants recipients feel compelled to reach out to their donor’s family to thank them for sharing the selfless gift an organ, eye or tissue donation. Your decision to write a letter can be a moving experience.

If you write to your donor family, you may send a greeting card, letter or photos. You may use the following suggestions as a guide to help you with your correspondence.

If you need further assistance writing to your donor’s family, please call LifeSource at 612-800-6100 or toll-free at 1-888-536-6283.

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Letter Writing FAQs