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donation

[dō′nā·shən]
(mycology)
In conjugation, a process involving a nonconjugative plasmid and a conjugative plasmid in which the latter provides the missing conjugative function to the former so that the former may be transferred.
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Lenox will donate a portion of the proceeds to Breastcancer.
Each child who donates a LEGO brick will receive a studded rubber wristband to recognize their contribution and help raise awareness of the need for more creative materials and resources for the children of New Orleans.
Although several organizations have donated stuffed bears in the past, the Caravan Club is the only organization that currently donates stuffed toys to local CHP stations, Smith said.
At the end of the 30-day collection period, Sprint will donate 100 percent of the net proceeds from the recycling effort to the Hughes Center/Alumni Foundation.
65%) of the survey participants indicated that they donate money regularly to the same charity or group of charities, while less than 10 percent (9.
And Tokyo-based Gyu-kaku with a Korean barbecue outlet in West Los Angeles says it will donate all proceeds from sales of its Gyu-kaku doll ($6 each) to New York relief efforts.
It's pretty sad,'' Lebman said, adding that he was inspired by news reports showing New Yorkers standing in line to donate blood only hours following the attacks on World Trade Center towers Tuesday.
Reger said there is always a higher demand for blood supplies this time of year because more people have elective surgery in the summer, more children are out of school and prone to injury, and fewer people donate blood because they are on vacation.
Since the majority of consumers have been unaware of the special tax breaks, many people will be heading online to research and donate to charitable organizations in order to participate before time runs out.
Anyone in good health between the ages of 17 and 75 and weighing at least 110 pounds can donate blood.
Rather than throw out that too-small skirt or the recliner that doesn't match the sofa, donate those items to charitable organizations.