In honor of Organ Donation Awareness Month, SUNY Corning Community College and New York State Assemblyman Philip A. Palmesano, are teaming up for an event on Fri., April 26, 2019. The event is being held on SUNY CCC’s Spencer Hill campus (1 Academic Drive Corning, N.Y. 14830) from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the publiAt the event, Palmesano will speak about his efforts to expand the donor pool. Organ donation is a topic he deems incredibly important. Currently, New York State ranks last out of the 50 states for registered donors, but has the third highest need for donors. Palmesano’s goal is to educate the public about organ donation, including how to become registered organ donors.
This event is sponsored by the SUNY CCC Office of Accessibility Services. The office supports students with disabilities by providing accommodations and equal access to campus resources. For more information about the Organ Donation Awareness event, please contact Accessibilities Services Coordinator, Deb Joseph, at (607) 962-9578.