John Francis Davis, known in Blackfeet Nation as ‘The Captain,’ was a high-spirited young man who possessed a special gift: He could connect with people of all ages and backgrounds. It was this gift that inspired him to volunteer as a disc jockey at 107.5 FM Thunder Radio in Browning, Mont. to amplify the voices […]Read More »
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Jakob Ash inspired a movement of kindness from people around the world: ‘Jake loved so many people; he was so kind’
Jakob Ash, a 31-year-old Army veteran and donor, inspired a movement of kindness from people around the world with a viral #justforjake hashtag that was memorialized on social media. When Jakob’s parents, Danielle Hillman and David Ash, learned of their son’s status as an organ donor, they said “that is so Jake.” On the day […]Read More »
LifeSaver Award Series: Crystal McCown, RN and W. Eric Chun, MD, Kootenai Health (Coeur d’Alene, Idaho)
Each month, LifeCenter Northwest selects a LifeSaver Award winner. This award honors and recognizes those who demonstrate a commitment to improving donation outcomes and culture through their actions, time and energy. We are pleased to present this month’s LifeSaver Award to Crystal McCown, RN and W. Eric Chun, MD—both of whom work at Kootenai Health […]Read More »