"It’s too easy to sit back and say, ‘I’m old, so I’ll just sit back.’ I don’t want to do that. That’s not for me. I think it’s important to support Canada’s Lifeline because most of us at some time require blood, and it is free to receive." Being alive nine decades has not slowed Nina down — not one bit! For almost 40 years, Nina has been a volunteer for Canada’s Lifeline, touching countless lives along the way.