The news media has a powerful influence on public perception of organ, eye and tissue donation. Recognizing the role that the news media serves in our public education efforts, Legacy of Life Hawaii maintains this online newsroom to provide members of the news media with current information regarding organ and tissue donation and transplantation in Hawaii.
Leonard Licina appointed CEO of Legacy of Life Hawai‘i
Legacy of Life Hawai‘i has appointed Leonard Licina as its new president and chief executive officer. Licina brings with him more than 37 years of service in the healthcare industry. Most recently, he served as chief executive officer for Sutter Health Pacific dba Kahi Mohala Hospital for 11 years, after joining Kahi Mohali as its chief financial officer in 1995. Before that, he served as Chief Operating Officer at the Mana Institute and controller for the Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific... Read More
25th Donor remembrance event honors Hawai’i’s organ and tissue donors
Honolulu – (April 14, 2018) To celebrate National Donate Life Month, Legacy of Life Hawai’i will hold its 25th Donor Remembrance Ceremony on Saturday, April 14 at the Ko’olau Ballrooms. The Tonga Sisters will perform a special tribute prior to the butterfly release. Local singing sensation, The Tonga Sisters, who recently performed on the Ellen DeGeneres Show… Read More
Castle Resorts & Hotels partners with Legacy of Life Hawaii to increase organ donor registrations
HONOLULU (April 19, 2017) – Castle Resorts & Hotels, one of Hawaii’s largest hotel and resort management companies, has partnered with Legacy of Life Hawaii to increase organ donor registrations not only in Hawaii but also around the world. As a member of Legacy of Life Hawaii’s Workplace Partnership for Life program, Castle will educate employees… Read More