Why We Work Here

When you join us, you have, in fact, joined a family — a family committed to each other and to the work we do to save and transform lives.

Make no mistake, the work here is hard but immensely rewarding. When you work here, you understand why we are so committed to the mission. Our own sense of passion and vocation is remarkably strong. Our work becomes part of us.

This happens because the work we do changes lives. It gives life back by replacing cancerous bone, burned skin, failing hearts, and fibrous lungs. It restores mobility and health. It gives children back to parents, parents back to children, and people back to each other.

This work we do – this work we do together – makes things possible for both people we love and people we will never, ever meet. But rest assured, this work we do makes EVERYTHING possible. Everything.

The world needs people who save lives.

– FREDERICK BUECHNER