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donation

 [do-na´shun]
1. a gift.
2. the act of giving.
oocyte donation a method of assisted reproductive technology in which an oocyte from a fertile woman is aspirated for incubation in the uterus of a woman who has female factor infertility, such as after oophorectomy or premature menopause. fertilization may be either in vitro or in utero.

donation

[dōna′shun]
1 a gift.
2 the act of giving.

donation

See Directed donation, Egg donation, Eye donation, Multiorgan donation, Predonation, Preoperative autologous donation.
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These posts were created in hospitals to implement the recommendations made by the Organ Donation Taskforce and help increase donation rates by 50% over a five-year period.
For donations of property other than money, valuing the property at the time the donation is made is often a critical issue.
One such company is Car Program LLC, which operates America's Car Donation Charities Center and has contractual relationships with 178 different charities, from the American Life League to the New England Shelter for Homeless Veterans.
Donating blood is a similar act to both organ donation and volunteerism because it involves giving part of the self with nothing concrete in return, except for individual feelings that accompany performing altruistic acts.
New Law: The amount of a shareholder's basis reduction in the shareholder's S corp stock, due to the S corp charitable donation, will be equal to the shareholder's pro rata share of the donated property's adjusted basis.
But despite the scandals, most readers believe their donations 8are handled responsibly, and they continue to give.
SINCE MANY not-for-profits find that donations often come with "strings attached," they must be able to track a large number of restricted gifts and ensure disbursements are being made according to donors' wishes.
Most of our boat donations are sold from where they sit," says Lori Singmaster, Boat Donations Manager at Boats 4 Causes[R].
Goodwill's vehicle donation program has grown rapidly recently, with a number of individuals making generous Chicago car donations, New York car donations, New Jersey car donations, Rhode Island car donations, North Carolina car donations, and Colorado car donations.
Section 6 requires a qualified appraisal for deductions for the donation of used vehicles whose value exceeds $5,000.
For women, a single donation requires at least a month-long commitment.