Pause to Give Life


UW Hospital and Clinics (by the clinics entrance)

Please join us Monday, April 2, 2018, as we kick off Donate Life Month with a statewide Donate Life flag raising ceremony at 10:08am, followed by a moment of silence. The start time recognizes that one donor can save eight lives.


Schedule of Events


10am: Gather at the Clinics Entrance of University Hospital
Welcome message: Jill Ellefson, Director, UW Health Transplant and Organ Donation Services


10:05: This history and power of the Donate Life flag

Susan Allen, UW Organ and Tissue Donation


10:08: Flag raising and moment of silence

Assisted by special guest, Lisa Buechner, wife of John, who was a donor


10:10: Call to action