Organ Donor is the latest addition in the life event section of the timeline. Addition of organ donor was announced through a post by By Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg in the newsroom section of Facebook today.
The basic reason to add Organ Donor as given by Facebook is
“More than 114,000 people in the United States, and millions more around the globe, are waiting for the heart, kidney or liver transplant that will save their lives. Many of those people – an average of 18 people per day – will die waiting, because there simply aren’t enough organ donors to meet the need. Medical experts believe that broader awareness about organ donation could go a long way toward solving this crisis.
A Facebook user can also state his intentions to become an organ donor. If you are an Organ Donor and you want to add it in your Timeline then you can do so by and share your story on your timeline.
- Click Life Event at the top of your timeline
- Select Health & Wellness
- Select Organ Donor
- Select your audience and click Save