Libowsky heads organ donor drive

November 2001
Furniture/Today;11/5/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on the request for assistance from the furniture industry on the organ donor drive in the United States. Promise of sales representative Marty Libowski to a dying boy; Organization of charitable institution Angels Foundation by Libowski.


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