I knew before I arrived at the hospital that if it were an option, Mike would have wanted to help others one last time. That's why I made the decision to donate.– Dorothy Beckman, mother of donor
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.
“Donation is helping Evan to live on,” Jessica said. “It keeps his memory alive and we know that somewhere out there someone has a part of him and is living a better life because of him.”– Jessica Hauk, donor mother
“He gave life. That is his legacy. He is a true American hero.”– Robert Toledo
“It is so wonderful to look up and see the stars in the sky at night. Now I can actually hold my head up again!”– Suzi Resnick, recipient
“He was a very caring person, and it would have been important to him to help whomever he could even after death.”– Derek Waterman