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A life saved and a life remembered. A tragic loss and a touching gain. First-time meetings and final good-byes. Trends. Issues. Milestones. Memories. These are the stories of donation. We share them here to educate, honor, inspire and persuade.

Donate Life Float "Lights Up" 2014 Edition of Rose Parade

Transplant recipient Linda Ramos and donor Teddy Deterding were honored on the 11th annual Donate Life Float that appeared in the Rose Parade on New Year's Day. Linda was one of 30 float riders who are all transplant recipients. Teddy was depicted in a floragraph, one of 81 that adorned the float, themed "Light Up the World."

The parade was televised around the world to an estimated viewing audience of 40 million people. Click below to learn more about Linda, Teddy and the Donate Life Float.

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