Press Release - 04-20-2022

DMV news


Wednesday, April 20, 2022


MEDIA ADVISORY: DMV, Donate Life NYS Encourage New Yorkers to Register as Organ Donors During Donate Life Awareness Month

Albany, NY – The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and Donate Life New York State will discuss the importance of organ donation in advance of Friday’s National Blue and Green Day. New Yorkers are encouraged to wear blue and green in support of organ donation and to register to become an organ donor.

When: 10:15 a.m., Thursday, April 21
Where: Albany DMV district office
               855 Central Avenue
              Albany NY 12206

Who:    DMV Commissioner Mark J.F. Schroeder
             Donate Life NYS Executive Director Aisha Tator
             Frank and Alisa Furfaro, married couple who met through support group for
             transplant recipients