El Paso, TX (KDBC) — A local hospital held a special ceremony today to mark the beginning of April.
Las Palmas Medical Center held a flag raising ceremony today along with the Southwest Transplant Alliance to commemorate the start of April, which is national 'Donate Life Month'.
it was instituted in 2003. The goal of 'Donate Life Month' is to encourage Americans to register as organ, eye, and tissue donors and to celebrate those who have saved lives through donation.
Las Palmas Medical Center is the only hospital in El Paso with a kidney transplant center.