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Celebrate National Eye Donor Month

Celebrate National Eye Donor Month

Posted January 16, 2014 in News Category

March 2014 will mark the 31st Annual National Eye Donor Month! The Eye Bank Association of America (EBAA) is excited about the many events, ceremonies, and activities available to commemorate this event. 

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Rose Parade Experience is Emotional, Meaningful, and Powerful

Rose Parade Experience is Emotional, Meaningful, and Powerful

Posted January 14, 2014 in Donor Family News

Amy Wildhaber and her family created many new friendships at the Tournament of Roses Parade through the Donate Life float. The most meaningful may be with the woman who created the floragraph of Zac Wildhaber.

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The Family House "Could Be Life-Changing"

The Family House "Could Be Life-Changing"

Posted December 19, 2013 in Hospital Partner News

Mid-America Transplant Services opened in December the Family House, a 10-apartment wing of The Lofts at the Highlands. It was dedicated to longtime board member and Donor Family, Bob and Marge Murphy, and offers comfortable, safe and affordable housing for pre- and post-transplant patients who must locate to St. Louis to be near their transplant center hospital.

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2014 Donate Life Float to Inspire Rose Parade Viewers to "Light Up the World" as Lifesaving Donors

2014 Donate Life Float to Inspire Rose Parade Viewers to "Light Up the World" as Lifesaving Donors

Posted December 17, 2013 in News Category

More than 70 organizations supporting Donate Life America’s lifesaving mission unveiled their 11th Donate Life Rose Parade float: “Light Up the World,” a festival of beautiful lanterns which will inspire viewers worldwide to save and heal lives through organ, eye and tissue donation. The Donate Life float and its honored participants are the centerpiece of a national campaign that leads up to the 2014 Rose Parade.

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MTS Family House Dedicated to Bob and Marge Murphy

MTS Family House Dedicated to Bob and Marge Murphy

Posted December 3, 2013 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services dedicated its MTS Family House to Bob and Marge Murphy on Monday evening at a special open house for the Board of Directors.

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Mid-America Transplant Services’ opens new Family House to support transplant families while they await a life-saving organ transplant

Mid-America Transplant Services’ opens new Family House to support transplant families while they await a life-saving organ transplant

Posted December 3, 2013 in News Category

Hundreds of patients come to St. Louis hospitals every year needing life-saving organ transplants.  Many come from out of state or travel great distances.  The MTS Family House will provide a comfortable, safe, and affordable place for families to stay while waiting to receive the Gift of Life.

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License Office Customers Excited to Be a Hero

License Office Customers Excited to Be a Hero

Posted November 20, 2013 in News Category

Operating three local license offices and partnering with four more, Mid-America Transplant Services is committed to creating a pro-donation environment in these offices throughout the St. Louis area with fresh paint, new décor and donation-related signage.

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Register as an Organ, Eye and Tissue Donor: Give Someone Hope this National Donor Sabbath

Register as an Organ, Eye and Tissue Donor: Give Someone Hope this National Donor Sabbath

Posted November 14, 2013 in News Category

Join Donate Life America and Mid-America Transplant Services in celebrating National Donor Sabbath this November 15-17, a time for people of all faiths to honor those who have given the lifesaving gift of organ, eye and tissue donation. 

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Mercy Hospital St. Louis receives Donate Life Award from the Missouri Hospital Association

Mercy Hospital St. Louis receives Donate Life Award from the Missouri Hospital Association

Posted November 13, 2013 in Hospital Partner News

Mercy Hospital St. Louis was one of two Missouri hospitals recognized by the Missouri Hospital Association with a Donate Life Award for its exceptional leadership in raising awareness of organ and tissue donation and transplantation. 

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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. 

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