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Foundation Identifies Four New Clinical Innovation Fund Recipients

Foundation Identifies Four New Clinical Innovation Fund Recipients

Posted July 1, 2018 in News Category

The Mid-America Transplant Foundation’s Board of Directors awarded more than $850,000 in May to four research projects seeking to improve the lifesaving impact of organ and tissue donation and transplantation.

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2018 Partner Grant Awards Double Support for Grief Centers and Donor Families

2018 Partner Grant Awards Double Support for Grief Centers and Donor Families

Posted June 5, 2018 in News Category

The Mid-America Transplant Foundation’s Board of Directors of approved about $450,000 in funding through seven partner grants – five to organizations providing grief services – in giving back to the communities through responsible stewardship of the Foundation’s resources.

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An Emotional, Joyful Green Up Game at Southern Illinois University

An Emotional, Joyful Green Up Game at Southern Illinois University

Posted May 7, 2018 in News Category

Two first pitches, in honor of a donor and in celebration of a recipient, conclude the inaugural Green Up Games at Southern Illinois University’s softball regular season finale. 

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A Miracle First Pitch

A Miracle First Pitch

Posted April 26, 2018 in News Category

For Brock Savant, just walking to the pitcher’s mound on a baseball field elicits words like “amazing” and “incredible.” 

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Honoring a Game-Changer On and Off The Field

Honoring a Game-Changer On and Off The Field

Posted April 23, 2018 in News Category

Claire Robert threw out a first pitch before Southeast Missouri State University’s baseball game on Saturday in honor of her brother Kaden, who was an organ and tissue donor in 2014.

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Inspiring Students at the First Donate Life High School Rally

Inspiring Students at the First Donate Life High School Rally

Posted April 18, 2018 in News Category

Kidney and two-time heart recipient Bill Coon shared his story with more than 300 students at Mid-America Transplant’s inaugural Donate Life High School Rally.

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A Striking Start To The Green Up Games

A Striking Start To The Green Up Games

Posted April 8, 2018 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant sponsored the Green Up Game with Drury University’s baseball team to raise awareness for organ and tissue donation.

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Celebrating With Team Michael at the Game Ball Relay

Celebrating With Team Michael at the Game Ball Relay

Posted April 6, 2018 in News Category

The Homers for Health Game Ball Relay is a partnership between SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hopsital and the St. Louis Cardinals in which patients form the hospital run a relay with the Opening Day game ball from SSM Health Cardinal Glennon to Busch Stadium.

 

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Eight Ways You Can Celebrate National Donate Life Month

Eight Ways You Can Celebrate National Donate Life Month

Posted March 28, 2018 in News Category

National Donate Life Month is designed to help encourage Americans to register as organ, eye, and tissue donors and to celebrate those who have saved lives through the gift of donation.

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Mid-America Transplant Celebrates 2018 National Donate Life Month

Mid-America Transplant Celebrates 2018 National Donate Life Month

Posted March 27, 2018 in News Category

The 2018 National Donate Life Month (NDLM) art was inspired by the image of a rainbow, and Maya Angelou’s quote, “Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.”

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