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MTS and the Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation Team Up with Donate Life America to Launch Donate Life ECHO

MTS and the Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation Team Up with Donate Life America to Launch Donate Life ECHO

Posted July 13, 2015 in News Category

The Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation (AMAT) and Donate Life America (DLA) are joining forces to launch “Donate Life ECHO,” a new national observance designed to reach multicultural communities. 

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MTS selected as 2015 Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

MTS selected as 2015 Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Posted June 29, 2015 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS), the regional organ procurement organization dedicated to saving lives in our community, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a Top Workplaces 2015 by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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Liver Acquisition Costs Could More Than Double with Proposed Redistricts

Liver Acquisition Costs Could More Than Double with Proposed Redistricts

Posted June 11, 2015 in News Category

MTS President and CEO Dean F. Kappel was the lead author with nine transplant experts on a letter to the editor published in the American Journal of Transplantation this month. 

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Transplant Network Reaches Milestone of 500,000 Deceased Donor Organ Transplants

Transplant Network Reaches Milestone of 500,000 Deceased Donor Organ Transplants

Posted May 20, 2015 in News Category

The national transplant allocation system developed by United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) has coordinated 500,000 organ transplants from deceased donors in the United States since its beginning in October 1987.

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Mid-America Transplant Services Awards $90,000 in Grants to 18 Organizations Focused on Reducing Childhood Obesity

Mid-America Transplant Services Awards $90,000 in Grants to 18 Organizations Focused on Reducing Childhood Obesity

Posted April 29, 2015 in News Category

Located in St. Louis or Springfield, MO, these organizations presented compelling programs and share our commitment to saving and improving lives. 

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MTS to Join 8,000+  Nonprofit Organizations to Make History

MTS to Join 8,000+ Nonprofit Organizations to Make History

Posted April 16, 2015 in News Category

On May 5, 2015, Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS) is participating in Give Local America, a national day of local giving. 

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Mid-America Transplant Services Announces $100,000 in Grants  to Improve Access to Healthier Foods in St. Louis and Springfield, MO

Mid-America Transplant Services Announces $100,000 in Grants to Improve Access to Healthier Foods in St. Louis and Springfield, MO

Posted March 30, 2015 in News Category

The Mid-America Transplant Services charitable foundation will award 10 one-time grants of $10,000 to nonprofit organizations in St. Louis or Springfield, MO for projects aimed at increasing healthy food distributed to food pantries. 

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Mid-America Transplant Services Celebrates National Donate Life Month

Mid-America Transplant Services Celebrates National Donate Life Month

Posted March 30, 2015 in News Category

Join Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS) in recognizing National Donate Life Month this April, a month-long celebration that showcases the various perspectives of those touched by donation and transplantation. 

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After 29 Years, Dean F. Kappel Announces Retirement

After 29 Years, Dean F. Kappel Announces Retirement

Posted March 17, 2015 in News Category

It is with mixed feelings that I announce our president and CEO, Dean Kappel, has made the difficult decision to retire from MTS in January 2016. For nearly 29 years… 

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MTS Foundation to Provide $80,000 in Nursing Scholarships

MTS Foundation to Provide $80,000 in Nursing Scholarships

Posted February 20, 2015 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services’ (MTS) charitable foundation announced it will make available $80,000 in scholarship monies for current and future students in St. Louis and Springfield, MO seeking careers in critical care nursing. 

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