New York Organ Donor Network
A New York Organ Donor Network spokeswoman tells The New York Times that organ and tissue donation “can only occur when there is agreement amongst family members.”
Lauren’s Law was named for 13-year-old Lauren Shields of Stony Point, in Rockland County. She received a heart transplant when she was 9.
The run/walk will be held June 22 at Chadwick Lake Park in Newburgh, N.Y.