SAI Greetings to You All !!! 02-October-2011 , We have Eye & Blood Donation Camp on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi. Request you all to participate in the pledge and also inspire others to be a part of the Noble cause. Facts about eye donation:
Eyes can be donated only after death
Eyes must be removed within 4 - 6 hours after death
Only a Registered Medical Practitioner can remove eyes from a deceased.
The eye bank team will remove the eyes from the home of the deceased or from a hospital
Eye removal does not delay the funeral since the entire procedure takes 20-30 minutes only
A small quantity of blood will be drawn to rule out communicable diseases
Eye retrieval does not cause disfigurement
Religions are for eye donation
The identities of both the donor and the recipient are kept confidential
For your convenience Eye Pledge forms are available at Mandir . Details Contact - 770-237-7660 We Congratulate you for taking the first step in becoming the Sight Ambassador.