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New Donate Life License Plate Now Available

New Donate Life License Plate Now Available

Posted March 4, 2013 in News Category

The Department of Revenue’s Division of Motor Vehicles is offering new Donate Life license plates. The new “Be An Organ Donor” license plates, which must be personalized, are available at local license offices.

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Through Collaboration, 557 Organs Transplanted in 2012

Through Collaboration, 557 Organs Transplanted in 2012

Posted February 1, 2013 in News Category

Five hundred fifty seven organs were transplanted in 2012 because of the generosity of donor families and the dedication of our staff and the many physicians, nurses and partners.

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Journeys of the Heart: The Kallal Family's Journey to Pasadena

Journeys of the Heart: The Kallal Family's Journey to Pasadena

Posted January 9, 2013 in Donor Family News

As Patty Kallal described her week in Pasadena, California for the 2013 Rose Parade, her stories about the event capture the emotion and meaning surrounding the Donate Life float. But the most telling statement about its impact is her future plans to attend the parade. “My goal is to go out there again for a weekend in December and help work on a floragraph or the float,” she said.

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Larry Hughes Receives Donate Life Champion Award

Larry Hughes Receives Donate Life Champion Award

Posted December 19, 2012 in News Category

Former Saint Louis University basketball standout Larry Hughes received a Donate Life Champion award from Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS) and Donate Life America on Wednesday at halftime of the Billiken’s men’s basketball game against Eastern Illinois.

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MTS Earns National Recognition for Employee Engagement and Overall Job Satisfaction

MTS Earns National Recognition for Employee Engagement and Overall Job Satisfaction

Posted September 18, 2012 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS) is ranked among the top companies in the nation for having high workplace satisfaction and an actively engaged workforce. The high marks earned MTS a “Best in Class” Employer Award from Avatar HR Solutions, a national leader in quality improvement services specializing in Employee Engagement Surveys.



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This Is A Way To Say Thank You

This Is A Way To Say Thank You

Posted August 31, 2012 in News Category

Five transplant recipients gave roses and shared hugs and tears with the Donor Families of about 140 Donors during the Candlelight Memoiral Ceremony on Thursday at Highlands Park. 

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Inspiring Stories From The Transplant Games

Inspiring Stories From The Transplant Games

Posted August 2, 2012 in News Category

In an hour at the 2012 Transplant Games of America, countless inspiring stories could be found. With thousands of stories to share, we can’t possibly tell all of them over four days. But here are three Team Transplant St. Louis found particularly inspiring.

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Stopping for Sportsmanship

Stopping for Sportsmanship

Posted July 30, 2012 in News Category

Team Transplant St. Louis claimed 18 medals at the track and field events on Monday at the Transplant Games of America, but it was sportsmanship that shined the brightest.

 

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Friendly Rivals in the Pool

Friendly Rivals in the Pool

Posted July 29, 2012 in News Category

Eric Sherron claimed three silver and two bronze medals Saturday in swimming events at the Transplant Games of America in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Transplant Games of America kickoff

Transplant Games of America kickoff

Posted July 28, 2012 in News Category

The Transplant Games of America officially kicked off with the lighting of the cauldron Saturday night at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 

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