> Family of Donor Hero Charlie Elam to be Honored at Flag Raising Ceremony
Family of Donor Hero Charlie Elam to be Honored at Flag Raising Ceremony
April 29, 2021
JACKSON—The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) and Entergy Mississippi will host a flag raising ceremony in honor of longtime Entergy Mississippi employee Charlie Elam who became an organ, eye, and tissue donor in 2020. April is National Donate Life Month- a month dedicated to raising awareness of the need for organ, eye, and tissue donation and celebrating the lives of those impacted by the Gift of Life through donation and transplantation.
WHAT: Flag Raising Ceremony
WHO: Family of donor hero Charlie Elam, Entergy Mississippi, and MORA
WHEN: April 30, 2021 at 8 a.m.
WHERE: MORA, 4400 Lakeland Dr., Flowood, MS 39232
More than 1,400 Mississippians are on the waiting list for a life-saving transplant. One organ donor has the potential to save 8 lives and one tissue donor has the potential to heal and save the lives of more than 75 people.
Register to become an organ, eye, and tissue donor at msora.org.
For more information contact:
Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency