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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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Mid-America Transplant Services Awards over $350,000 in Grants  to Five Missouri Organizations Focused on Improving Community Health

Mid-America Transplant Services Awards over $350,000 in Grants to Five Missouri Organizations Focused on Improving Community Health

Posted February 10, 2015 in News Category

The Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS) charitable foundation has awarded over $350,000 in grants to five nonprofit organizations, four in the St. Louis area and one in Springfield, MO. 

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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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