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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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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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Caring for our caregivers

Every day, members of our community are stepping up to help ensure that our health care workforce has the resources needed to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

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A Fearless Life

Matt Pozsgai describes himself as an ordinary guy with an extraordinary hunger for life. When he was 4 months old, he was diagnosed with the life-shortening disease cystic fibrosis. Cystic fibrosis is...

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