Giving Priorities

At Doernbecher, healing children today while working toward tomorrow's cures is one reason we're recognized among the nation's best children's hospitals. Here are the four essential areas in which your gift can make a vital impact right now.

Cancer Care and Research

cancer program

Young patients come to Doernbecher from all over the Pacific Northwest to receive the very best care for pediatric cancers. Your gift can help us continue to offer excellent care for these brave kids. Learn more

Area of Greatest Need

Support the area of greatest need

The biggest challenges and most exciting opportunities do not always happen according to schedule. Gifts to our Area of Greatest Need fund provide Doernbecher’s leaders with the flexibility to allocate resources where and when they are needed most. Learn more

Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery

heart program

Doernbecher’s pediatric cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons offer unmatched expertise in healing the smallest hearts. Their clinical excellence is backed by groundbreaking research. As home to the largest staff of pediatric cardiologists in the region, Doernbecher offers children advanced diagnosis and treatment options and provides statewide access to specialty services through outreach clinics in 11 communities. Learn more

Neurology and Neurosurgery

Support neurology and neurosurgery

Doernbecher provides the broadest range of pediatric neurological services available anywhere in Oregon, including advanced care for epilepsy. Doernbecher is also home to the region’s foremost program in pediatric neurological surgery, led by the nation’s brightest stars in this vital discipline. Learn more