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Champions for cures

Phil Knight accepts the Champions for Cures award for his philanthropy, along with his wife, Penny, for cancer research. The award was given by the Association of American Cancer Institutes.

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The inspiration effect

Meet Gary and Christine Rood, the driving force behind the Rood Family Pavilion. While their philanthropic journey has evolved, one thing remains unchanged: their desire to make a difference.

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Understanding women’s hearts: The Giesy Family Scholar Award

Hear from Mary Roberts-Davis, a third-year PhD student in the School of Nursing, and donor Barbara Giesy about how financial awards impact students.

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Why they give

Every single donor helped shape the Onward campaign. Hear from a few donors, in their own words, why they were inspired to give.

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Donor spotlight: The Cain family

Jim and Darlene Cain were steadfast supporters of OHSU. After Darlene's passing, Jim and his family were inspired to give because of Darlene's lifelong commitment to a diabetes cure.

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In memoriam: Arlene Schnitzer

Portland would not be the Portland we know without the legendary philanthropy of Arlene Schnitzer. She, along with her husband Harold Schnitzer, gave generously to OHSU.

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Sadie’s Fund supports families in the toughest times

A chance encounter inspires a compassionate gift. Sadie's Fund is specifically designed to offer comfort to families at Doernbecher.

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