The Transplant Games of America's 46-state flag tour will stop in Grand Rapids as part of a celebration and countdown to the 2014 Transplant Games of America's in Houston next summer.
Hosted by Team Michigan, area organ, eye, and tissue recipients, living donors, and donor family members are invited to participate in the event and sign the 8' x 12' flag along with the general public.
WHAT: Flag signing event open to the public to raise awareness of the need for additional organ, eye and tissue donors and to honor recipients and donors from the local area.
WHEN: 10 a.m. - noon, Monday, Dec. 30
WHERE: Spectrum Health Fred and Lena Meijer Heart Center
100 Michigan St. NE, Downtown Grand Rapids
For more information about the Transplant Games, go to www.transplantgamesofamerica.org