Newsroom

News Category Category Archives

Donate Life America and Transplant Games of America  Announce Partnership for 2014 Games

Donate Life America and Transplant Games of America Announce Partnership for 2014 Games

Posted November 13, 2013 in News Category

Officials from Transplant Games of America and Donate Life America have announced that the two organizations will partner on the 2014 Games in Houston, Texas. The Games will officially be known as the Donate Life Transplant Games of America. 

read more

MTS joins Facebook

MTS joins Facebook

Posted November 11, 2013 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services recently joined Facebook to provide news, resources and job opportunities related to MTS and organ and tissue donation. 

read more

1,500 Honor Donors at Candlelight Memorial Ceremony

1,500 Honor Donors at Candlelight Memorial Ceremony

Posted August 26, 2013 in News Category

Penny Salvato stood to the right of the stage Sunday evening, along the edge of about 1,400 chairs at Highlands Park. With her elbows at a 90-degree angle, she carefully held her iPhone steady. On the phone’s screen was her neice, Ashlynn, and a tiny image of the stage at the Candlelight Memorial Ceremony.

read more

Ladue News: Mid-America Transplant Services and Aero Charter

Ladue News: Mid-America Transplant Services and Aero Charter

Posted August 17, 2013 in News Category

Ladue News featured MTS’s partnership with Aero Charter and MTS’s role with Donor Families in its August 9, 2013 edition. 

read more

Mayor Signs Proclamation Declaring August 1-8 National Minority Donor Awareness Week

Mayor Signs Proclamation Declaring August 1-8 National Minority Donor Awareness Week

Posted July 31, 2013 in News Category

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay’s office presented a proclamation declaring the August 1-8 as National Minority Donor Awareness Week (NMDAW) in the city of St. Louis at a press conference Wednesday held by Better Family Life and Mid-America Transplant Services.

read more

Illinois Secretary of State Throws First Pitch at Miner's Baseball Game

Illinois Secretary of State Throws First Pitch at Miner's Baseball Game

Posted July 24, 2013 in News Category

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White threw out the first pitch Thursday at the seventh annual Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Night at the Southern Illinois Miner’s baseball game. 

read more

KSDK-TV: Three local DMVs want to be customer friendly

KSDK-TV: Three local DMVs want to be customer friendly

Posted June 28, 2013 in News Category

The Maplewood, Northside and Chesterfield license offices — operated by Mid-America Transplant Services — set out to improve customer services through utilization of a new system called QLess. KSDK’s Art Holliday visited the Maplewood License Office to learn more.

read more

MTS Adds Third License Office to DMV Outreach

MTS Adds Third License Office to DMV Outreach

Posted June 27, 2013 in News Category

MTS’s DMV foot print is growing. With the acquisition of the Chesterfield License Office, MTS now operates three license offices in the St. Louis area. 

read more

Unsure of Where to Turn, Two Women Benefit from MTS Fund

Unsure of Where to Turn, Two Women Benefit from MTS Fund

Posted June 27, 2013 in News Category

The MTS Recipient Fund is designed to help defray the out-of-pocket living and medical expenses associated with transplantation. Its usage has more than doubled in 2013. 

read more

Mercy-St. Louis Honors Donors With Wall of Tears

Mercy-St. Louis Honors Donors With Wall of Tears

Posted June 19, 2013 in News Category

“It was important for Mercy to let families know when they donate, they’re not forgotten. It’s a critical link in our mission, not only to meet the needs of a transplant, but to meet their spiritual and physical needs. Part of that is having somewhere for people to go and spiritually reflect and compose what has transpired.” — Ed Hubbell, director of emergency services and urgent care for Mercy-St. Louis

read more