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MTS Launches Charitable Foundation and Announces $200,000 in Community Wellness Grants to Improve Health, Reduce the Need for Transplantation

MTS Launches Charitable Foundation and Announces $200,000 in Community Wellness Grants to Improve Health, Reduce the Need for Transplantation

Posted January 22, 2015 in News Category

“When communities collaborate to improve health they can also reduce organ failure,” said MTS President and CEO Dean F. Kappel, in announcing the creation of the organization’s new charitable foundation.

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So Proud of Abby Cecena, Her Family Shares Rose Parade Experience

So Proud of Abby Cecena, Her Family Shares Rose Parade Experience

Posted January 16, 2015 in Donor Family News

The family of Abby Cecena attended the Rose Parade on Jan. 1 in Pasadena, Calif. and shared their story on KPLR11.

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Waterloo Teen to be Honored as Organ & Tissue Donor on 2015 Donate Life Rose Parade Float

Waterloo Teen to be Honored as Organ & Tissue Donor on 2015 Donate Life Rose Parade Float

Posted December 23, 2014 in Donor Family News
Memorial “Floragraph” Portraits Tells Abby Cecena’s ‘Never-Ending Story,’ While Her Kidney Recipient from Springfield, MO Rides on The Float 

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Board Member Spotlight: Dr. David Jaques

Board Member Spotlight: Dr. David Jaques

Posted December 19, 2014 in News Category

To acknowledge our Board of Directors’ dedication and support to our lifesaving mission, MTS will be introducing Board members through a series of videos over the next several months. The series begins with Dr. David Jaques.

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An Evening to Remember, Honor and Thank

An Evening to Remember, Honor and Thank

Posted November 7, 2014 in News Category

More than 900 people remembered and honored those who have given the Gift of Life at a beautiful and inspiring Candlelight Memorial Ceremony on Thursday night.

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Orthopedics This Week: Allosource Partners with NASA

Orthopedics This Week: Allosource Partners with NASA

Posted October 8, 2014 in News Category

Allosource, a tissue bank partner with MTS, has entered into an exciting partnership with NASA to share ideas about microbiological testing methods and ways to identify microorganisms earlier.

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The Missourian Features Team St. Louis Bronze Medalist

The Missourian Features Team St. Louis Bronze Medalist

Posted August 18, 2014 in News Category

Kidney recipient Gracie Greenhoff earned two bronze medals, in swimming and cornhole, at the 2014 Transplant Games of America.

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A Day of Beautiful Moments at the Transplant Games

A Day of Beautiful Moments at the Transplant Games

Posted July 14, 2014 in News Category

The Transplant Games of America has a way of inspiring, creating beautiful moments, and giving athletes and spectators alike goosebumps. Monday at the Games didn’t disappoint.  

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Honoring Donors at the Transplant Games of America

Honoring Donors at the Transplant Games of America

Posted July 13, 2014 in News Category

The Transplant Games of America hosted a beautiful and moving Donor Tribute on Sunday night in Houston to remember and honor those who have given the Gift of Life.

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The Transplant Games of America Officially Begin

The Transplant Games of America Officially Begin

Posted July 13, 2014 in News Category

The 2014 Transplant Games of America officially kicked off Saturday night with the lighting of the cauldron at the Opening Ceremonies at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston.

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