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Donate Life Missouri Focuses on Registering 3 Million Donors by Summer 2012

Donate Life Missouri Focuses on Registering 3 Million Donors by Summer 2012

Posted April 12, 2012 in News Category

Right now, there are 113,787 Americans, including 1,356 Missourians, waiting for life-saving organ transplants. Thousands more are preparing for life-enhancing cornea and tissue transplants. During National Donate Life Month this April, Donate Life Missouri (DLM) will raise awareness about the growing need for donors with a special “Donor Day at the Capitol” on Tuesday, April 17, 2012.

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Donate Life Illinois Unveils New Organ and Tissue Donation Campaign

Donate Life Illinois Unveils New Organ and Tissue Donation Campaign

Posted April 6, 2012 in News Category

Secretary of State Jesse White urged all Illinoisans to join the state’s organ and tissue donor registry, following the unveiling of an ad campaign featuring Vikki Tulcus, a long-time advocate of the organ/tissue donor program, who now finds herself in need of a kidney.

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MTS encourages St. Louisans to Carry the Badge of Honor

MTS encourages St. Louisans to Carry the Badge of Honor

Posted March 27, 2012 in News Category

A staggering statistic: More than 1,300 St. Louisans are currently waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. For some, it is their only hope of survival. More lives could be saved each year if more people made the decision to join the organ and tissue donor registry.

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Donate Life Launches Campaign to Register 20 million in 2012

Donate Life Launches Campaign to Register 20 million in 2012

Posted January 4, 2012 in News Category

Donate Life America, the national organization promoting organ, eye and tissue donation, launched a bold new initiative to register 20 million people in 2012 on their state donor registries.

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Ballwin Toddler and Organ Donor to be Honored in Tournament of Roses Parade

Ballwin Toddler and Organ Donor to be Honored in Tournament of Roses Parade

Posted December 22, 2011 in Donor Family News

A floragraph of Kyndall Brown will be part of the Donate Life float at the 123rd annual parade.

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Cornea recipient gives back with the gift of sight, Life Bears

Cornea recipient gives back with the gift of sight, Life Bears

Posted December 20, 2011 in Hospital Partner News

When Sarah Tuley was four years old and in need of a cornea transplant because a virus took her vision, her grandmother gave her a little baby doll to overcome her fear of surgery. Now a 19-year-old college freshman, she is sharing her message of encouragement, hope and comfort with “Life Bears.”

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MTS dedicated to Donor Families

MTS dedicated to Donor Families

Posted October 26, 2011 in Hospital Partner News

Through the generosity of donor families, MTS unites with physicians, nurses, and other partners to save more lives in our communities. This selfless act inspires the staff of MTS, and compels us to create a meaningful donation experience for all potential and actual donor families.



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Hospitals honor donors and their Gift of Life

Hospitals honor donors and their Gift of Life

Posted October 26, 2011 in Hospital Partner News

With a common purpose to honor donors and donor families, area hospitals are taking additional steps to recognize those who gave the Gift of Life. 

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100 Million in the U.S. Now Registered as Organ and Tissue Donors

100 Million in the U.S. Now Registered as Organ and Tissue Donors

Posted October 11, 2011 in News Category

Donation and Transplant Community Celebrates Long-Awaited Milestone.

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Donor families ‘truly a blessing’ at Candlelight Memorial

Donor families ‘truly a blessing’ at Candlelight Memorial

Posted September 1, 2011

‘Tears of Joy’ fall from the sky at inaugural Candlelight Memorial Ceremony

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