August 27, 2015

2015 World Transplant Games continue in Argentina

This week the Summer World Transplant Games kicked off in Mar de Plata, Argentina. The games, a multi-sport event similar to the Olympics, are intended to visibly demonstrate the benefits … Read More

August 10, 2015

Our Partnership with AxoGen helps reach more in need

Here at LifeCenter Northwest we continuously strive to expand our knowledge and collaboration in order to serve more people through organ and tissue donation. This year we established a partnership with AxoGen, … Read More

August 1, 2015

Welcome August by Celebrating National Minority Donor Awareness Week

Observed annually, August 1-7 is National Minority Donor Awareness Week, a nationwide recognition created to increase awareness of the need for more organ, eye, and tissue donors, especially among minorities. Organs … Read More

July 22, 2015

Honor Quilt Program

The decision to give life through organ donation is one of great significance and great difficulty. Though the option for donation provides a glimmer of hope amid tragedy, the pain of losing a … Read More

July 16, 2015

Montana Gift of Life Award Ceremony a Memorable Day

In 2014, 30 individuals from Montana became organ donors, and saved 113 lives. Last weekend, the state of Montana honored these donors with a ceremony held at the Capitol Building in … Read More

April 28, 2015

Washington Governor’s Gift of Life Award

Throughout April we have the privilege of collaborating with various organizations across our region in honor of Donate Life Month. Celebrations of this national recognition include events and activities aimed … Read More

April 1, 2015

April marks Donate Life Month, Opportunity to Celebrate New Beginnings

The gift of life is something to honor every day, however April marks a particularly special time to celebrate the gifts provided by organ, eye and tissue donation.  Donate Life Month … Read More

February 12, 2015

American Heart Month

February is the month of love, so it only makes sense that it also serves as the national recognition period for the organ in which we all associate love; the … Read More

February 5, 2015

Black History Month

Super Bowl Sunday was not the only thing of significance on February 1, it also marked the beginning of Black History Month, an observance founded by Dr. Carter G. Woodson. … Read More

January 23, 2015

Organ and Tissue Donation in Multicultural Communities

Today, as we honor and remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his unwavering dedication to civil rights and equality, one particular quote of his stands out: “Of all the forms of … Read More

December 12, 2014

The other side of donation

By Jason Benjamin, Surgical Recovery Manager, LifeCenter Northwest  Trying to describe my friend CJ Jones in words is like dancing about architecture. Yes I stole that line from a movie, but … Read More

November 21, 2014

Native American Heritage Month

Observed annually each November, Native American Heritage Month is a national recognition of the significant contributions Natives have made to the establishment and growth of the United States.  The observance began when … Read More