January 20, 2017

LifeCenter Northwest surpasses major milestones, saves more lives in 2016

For the fifth consecutive year, LifeCenter Northwest (LCNW) – the federally designated, non-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) serving Alaska, Montana, North Idaho, and Washington, has surpassed records set for both … Read More

November 23, 2016

Friends and family gather in memory of organ donor, Deanna Carr

LifeCenter Northwest will be honored Virginia Mason organ donor, Deanna Carr, on the Donate Life America float in the 2017 Tournament of Roses Parade.  Each year the float is designed … Read More

October 13, 2016

A day of learning and sharing at the 2016 Donation and Transplantation Symposium

This year LifeCenter Northwest had the pleasure of hosting the 2016 Donation and Transplantation Symposium in Seattle. This event brought together leaders and staff from hospitals, transplant centers, and organ … Read More

September 23, 2016

Virginia Mason organ donor to be honored at Pasadena Rose Parade

Each year LifeCenter Northwest selects a donor from our region to be honored on the Donate Life Rose Parade float on New Year’s Day in Pasadena. We are joined by many … Read More

July 26, 2016

2016 Donation Celebrations: Invisible Threads are the Strongest Ties

Each year, the organ, eye, and tissue donation community in our region gather together to honor a powerful act. An act that has provided solace to some, life to others, … Read More

June 16, 2016

LifeCenter Northwest CEO Invited to Speak at White House Organ Donation Summit

More than 120,000 individuals continue to wait for a transplant in the United States. Nearly 3,000 of those in need of a life-saving transplant reside in our service area of … Read More

May 4, 2016

Governor’s Gift of Life Ceremony honors Montana organ donors

In 2015, 26 individuals from Montana left behind a legacy of life by becoming organ donors. Recently, we collaborated with the Governor’s Office of Community Service to honor these donors with the Governor’s Gift of … Read More

March 8, 2016

Washington Governor Jay Inslee Honors Donors from 2015

Each year, we have the honor of collaborating with Washington Governor Jay Inslee for the Governor’s Gift of Life Award ceremony at the Capitol building in Olympia. On March 3, … Read More

February 5, 2016

2015 marks record breaking year for LifeCenter Northwest

LifeCenter Northwest (LCNW) is proud to celebrate their fourth record breaking year in a row for both organ and tissue donation. LCNW facilitated 640 lives saved through organs transplantation in 2015. In … Read More

December 16, 2015

Local hero honored at Pasadena Rose Parade

Since 2007, LifeCenter Northwest (LCNW) has honored an organ or tissue donor from our region on the Donate Life Rose Parade Float. This year, 98 individuals with a connection to organ, eye, and tissue donation … Read More

September 30, 2015

Montana Donation Celebrations Bring Together Two Families

After a busy summer full of celebrating the Gift of Life, LifeCenter Northwest finished our final Donation Celebrations of 2015 in Billings and Missoula, MT this past weekend. These events, … Read More

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