Multi-Organ Transplant Group donates books to Library

Group donated copies of "Lily's Little Life Lessons" children's book series

PARSIPPANY — Members of the Morris County Multi-Organ Transplant Group recently donated copies of, “Lily’s Little Life Lessons” children’s book series to the Parsippany Library System.  

The series explains the miracle of organ donation and are made possible through the generosity of the New Jersey Sharing Network Foundation.  Copies will be available at the Main, Mt. Tabor and Lake Hiawatha branches.  Present to accept the books was Jayne Beline, Director of the Parsippany Library System.

The Morris County Multi-Organ Transplant Group is comprised of men and women who have had heart, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas  and tissue transplants as well as those who are on the wait list and have donated organs to save the lives of others. Members live in the greater Morris County area including Boonton, Chatham, Denville, Lake Hopatcong, Morris Twp, Morristown, Parsippany, Rockaway and Randolph.

The group’s next activity is fundraising for the June 5, NJSN 5K in New Providence. Group members will participate under the “Morris Miracles” name.  To make a financial contribution, please click here.

Later this summer other group members will participate in the Transplant Games of America in Cleveland, Ohio under the name “Team Liberty.”

The transplant group meets the first Wednesday of the month, at 7:00 p.m., in the Community Room of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Station.  

The group’s next meeting is Wednesday, June 1.  For more information on this transplant group, contact Nick at (973) 984-6966.