Leaders in Donation: Tony McLean, Market President-South King Region, CHI Franciscan

In an effort to celebrate the successes and highlight the unique obstacles of our donation partners, we interviewed leaders from around our region to ask why donation is important to them, share what is unique about their region and what they enjoy most about living and working where they do. We are proud to feature […]

Saranya and Harikumar: A story of giving love and life

As a newly married couple, Saranya and Harikumar couldn’t have been happier. They were young, in love, and excited to start their new life together. However, just one month into their marriage Harikumar got very sick. When his vomiting and high fever did not subside, the couple decided they had better go to the doctor. […]

Leader in Donation: Vicky Phillips, Executive Director, Providence Alaska Medical Center

What does organ and tissue donation mean to you? I view organ and tissue donation as the greatest gift we can give another individual. Many organ donors come from a personal tragedy. Being able to help turn that tragedy into something positive is wonderful. Knowing that someone else’s life can be improved or extended from […]

LifeCenter Northwest Celebrates Another Year of Saving More Lives Than Ever Before

LifeCenter Northwest is proud to celebrate their eighth year in a row of saving more lives than ever before with 878 organs transplanted in 2018, compared to 742 in 2017. In addition to the highest number of organs ever provided for transplant, the organ procurement organization achieved a record for the number of organ donors […]

2019 Rose Parade Recap

Happy new year from LifeCenter Northwest! This New Year’s holiday, LifeCenter Northwest accompanied the family of organ and tissue donor Joel Eggert to the 130th Rose Parade in Pasadena, California to celebrate Joel’s legacy of generosity through his gifts of life. Joel became a donor at Harborview Medical Center in 2016 and his legacy lives […]