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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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As outlined above, the Model of Personal Donorship (Mount, 1996) helps us to understand the influences on the community partner's decision to participate in service-learning from many perspectives.
The resulting document, "Principles and Good Practice of Humanitarian Donorship," does not, however, include provisions for enforcement of these principles or even special incentives for state actors to comply with them.
She, and all the competitors, are glowing examples of how much good can come from organ donorship.
back in 1996, Carter, who generally supports and encourages organ donorship, caused a stir when she informed government officials that she and her staff would not comply with a law empowering them to harvest people's corneas and heart valves without family consent.
Maybe the biggest beneficiaries are the country's African-American colleges and universities, Spurred by increased Black donorship, these schools are presently enjoying their greatest financial success ever, with a combined total of more than $800 million in endowments.
Six months earlier she had said she would consider egg donorship only when it was clear that all other options had been foreclosed.
Our center is unlike most other community blood centers as we have a strong focus on Blood Bank membership in addition to donorship, so our marketing needs are unique," said Ken Hall, director, Information Technology for Blood Bank of Delmarva.
nd congratulations to the Mirror on your brilliant campaign on organ donorship.
Description : In line with the Good Humanitarian Donorship (GHD) principles, Switzerland recognizes the necessity of predictable and flexible funding to respond to changing needs in humanitarian crises.
There are international agreements--such as the Good Humanitarian Donorship Initiative and the European Union Consensus on Humanitarian Aid--that humanitarian assistance should be left out of these strategies.
RELIGION or atheism doesn't come into the growing demand for compulsory organ donorship.
This was one of the major goals that we set at that time and at the same time we were trying to use the international community, the European Union, and their donorship to help facilitate and implement the processes in economic, cultural and other relations, which would also help the Georgian and Abkhazian societies get closer and only after that we'd touch upon the status-related issues.