Frequently Asked Questions
Are there age restrictions on whole body donation?
No, the body of any person may be donated with appropriate consent by the donor or donor’s legal representative. The legal age for a person to sign donation papers themselves in the state of Michigan is 18 years old.
Who benefits from whole body donation?
Whole body donations allow The Eternal Educational Gift Donation Program to contribute to new and modern developments in the study of anatomy and health. We work strictly with accredited medical universities, so you can rest assure that your gift will be properly cared for.
What does a permanent donation mean?
Permanent donation allows Eternal Educational Gift Donation to keep the donor’s remains without time constraints. With Permanent Donation, the donor’s body or ashes will not be returned to the donor’s representative.
What happens to my remains? Will they go back to my family?
Considering the EEG Donation Program is a permanent, whole body donation program, there will be no remains returned to the donor’s family. If there are any remains, the Eternal Education Gift Donation Program will...(need the rest of thi info...)