Give Thanks, Give Life Campaign Honors Organ Donor: Kelly Donovan

November kicks off our Give Thanks, Give Life campaign in which we celebrate the season of giving and the generosity of organ, eye, and tissue donors. During this holiday, we will be sharing touching and meaningful stories in efforts to raise awareness about the impact of organ, eye, and tissue donation. We encourage all to register to […]

LifeCenter Northwest shares lung recipient’s story of faith during National Donor Sabbath Month

A Seattle woman’s life is restored thanks to an organ donor’s gift of life and the support of her community. National Donor Sabbath is an annual campaign created by Donate Life America that aims to engage all major religions in learning, promoting and educating about organ, eye, and tissue donation. Donor families, transplant recipients, medical […]

Retired Seattle police officer celebrates one-year anniversary of double-lung transplant

Tim Hubbard was living an active life being outdoors, camping, and traveling after retiring from the Seattle Police Department where he had worked for 28 years. He and his wife, Sandy Hubbard, have traveled to Europe, the Caribbean, and extensively throughout the U.S. As he reflected on life after retirement, it was safe for him […]

Leaders in Donation: Rayn Ginnaty, Chief Nursing Officer, Benefis Health System

In an effort to celebrate the successes and highlight the unique obstacles of our donation partners, we interviewed leadership 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 […]

Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Often, donated skin and tissue is used for breast reconstruction following a mastectomy, and we are taking this opportunity to spread the word about Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day on Wednesday, October 17. U.S. breast cancer statistics show that roughly one in eight women in our nation will develop breast cancer during […]