“I am very happy my husband decided to donate, because it feels good to know that some of him is still here.”– Katrina Lewis, donor wife
Through compassionate support, outreach and education to families and communities, our mission is to provide donated human tissue for the benefit of others.
RTI Donor Services is a not-for-profit, American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB)- accredited tissue recovery network dedicated to serving donor families and the donation community in perpetuating the circle of life. We help to enhance the lives of others by working with organ and tissue agencies to provide responsible stewardship of the gift of donation. In the communities that we serve, RTI Donor Services offers families the option of tissue donation, provides family aftercare services and offers community information and awareness.
“Eighteen months after my accident and a year after I’d begun to fear I’d never be able to return to my old activities, me and my knee are doing great.”– Rita Zeidner, recipient
I was pain-free in my shoulder when I woke up from surgery. I expected positive results, but was thrilled that I felt a marked improvement so quickly.– Carrie Hartill, recipient
“I think he would’ve wanted to do this, and he lives on!”– Betty Love, donor mother
"He always wanted to bring his brothers together and called himself the father of his brothers."– Jouita Orzabal