Giving your time is a wonderful way to make a difference at OHSU. If you're interested in volunteering for the foundations or the hospital, here's where to start.


At the Doernbecher Foundation


Friends of Doernbecher

Friends of Doernbecher is a volunteer organization dedicated to long-term support for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Friends chapters include volunteers from across Oregon and southwest Washington. Chapters hold fundraising events in their communities to raise awareness and funds for the hospital. Email to learn more.



Heart of Doernbecher Auction

Held in the spring, the auction involves dinner, silent and live auctions, live music and a testimonial from a Doernbecher patient. Since its inception in 1998, the auction has raised nearly $5 million for Doernbecher Children's Hospital. 




At Oregon Health & Science University and OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital

There are three volunteer programs at OHSU.


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