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Donor

One who gives property or assets to someone else through the vehicle of a trust.

Donor

A person or institution who gives assets to another person or institution, either directly or through a trust. Under most circumstances, donors can deduct the value (or depreciated value) of the assets given from their taxable income. While many donors give out of the goodness of their hearts, many do so in order to avoid taxes, especially when donating through a trust.

donor

One who gives a gift.

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THE NHS says it needs 950 new North East male blood donors over the next year after a 'worrying drop.'.
In Cyprus, because of the country's rich history, but also the frequent movement of the population, particularly in Mediterranean countries, there is a large genetic diversity in the population, further diminishing the probability of a patient finding a compatible donor. Moreover, the low birth rate that characterises our country further reduces the likelihood of patients finding a compatible donor.
It is anticipated that the strengthening of the donor management system through such initiatives will go a long way in promoting regular voluntary donations in Pakistan.
Essays are available to provide unique insight into the motivation and personality of each donor. Each donor provides childhood photos and many have consented to sharing their current adult photographs.
We will be pleased to help you find an egg donor. We have many healthy young rich women on our egg donor panel, who have been completely tested.
Knowing more about your donor's giving history beyond your own program can help you select the right individuals to upgrade with the lowest risk of reducing response.
In Saudi Arabia, little is known about donor deferral, including the characteristics, rates and regional variability of the deferrals between blood banks.
In 2013, an altruistic donor from the Birmingham, Alabama, area contacted UAB to be screened to potentially donate a kidney to someone in need.
One solution to this shortage is the use of living donors for liver transplantation.
The aims of this study were to describe the profile of the average LifeLink non-donor for 2009 through 2011, compare it to that of the average donor, and identify characteristics that can predict the likelihood that any given individual will be a non-donor.
Our haemovigilance programme, in addition to monitoring the safety of the transfusion chain, now includes donor vigilance and monitoring of international trends to minimise harm to donors.