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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”