The WI’s Time to Talk Campaign is about making sure we all know what our loved ones’ wishes are about organ donation. The decision to be a donor is up to each of us (you can become Registered Donor here if you like), but in the end, it’s left to thousands of families every year to turn those wishes into actions.
We know talking about donation with our loved ones can sometimes be difficult. So we've come up with a way to use WI members’ talents to show their leadership in finding the Time to Talk.
We’re starting the Big Conversation, which means we’re asking each and every WI member to:
- Find the Time to Talk and have a conversation with their loved one about their organ donation decision
- Get creative and make something through craft or illustration to show who you spoke to
- Take a photo and send it to us
Take a photo of it and post it to social media using the hashtag #WITimetoTalk. Or email it to the NFWI Public Affairs team (email@example.com) and we'll publish it for you.
The results will be shared online over the next year on Twitter, Facebook and an online photo gallery. At the end, we will create a massive mosaic of photographs of all the WI members’ crafts for a special exhibition as part of the WI’s centenary year.
With each photo representing a real conversation, together they will show how WI members have found the Time to Talk, and inspire others to do the same. Remember every single discussion about organ donation is part of a bigger conversation.
You have until Friday 27 March 2015 to share your conversation photos with us. Get crafting!