Social Networking and Saving Lives  |  May 1, 2012

Social networking and saving lives aren’t usually two phrases that go hand in hand. With the latest Timeline feature coming straight from Zuckerberg himself however, you can use time spent on social media to help support a cause.

Using the new Timeline layout, Facebook has developed a section where you can announce your status as an organ donor. In true Facebook fashion, by clicking a few options, the time and date you decided to become an organ donor appears on your Timeline for friends to comment on and see. According to Zuckerberg, this is a way to spread the word about organ and tissue donation. See exactly what inspired the Facebook CEO in this ABC interview.

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