Operation Popcorn in 26th year

Robbie Thompson made a special delivery Tuesday to hospital staff in Courtenay. A two-time heart transplant recipient, Thompson presented bags of popcorn to staff as a token of thanks on behalf of organ recipients, donors and family members.

BC Transplant’s annual Operation Popcorn is in its 26th year. It’s an opportunity for those whose lives have been saved by organ donation to deliver festive tins of popcorn to staff in intensive care units, emergency departments and operating rooms across the province.

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