About Us

Organ and Tissue Donor Referral
To contact us regarding a potential organ or tissue donation, please call our 24-hour-a-day referral line: (800)55.DONOR or (800)553.6667

Our Mission
Donor Network West saves and heals lives through organ and tissue donation. We honor and respect the donors and families we serve with compassionate care, and inspire our communities to donate life.

Our Vision
Our vision is to be the premier community resource for organ and tissue donation in our service area.  We will provide excellent and compassionate support and service to the public and health care professionals who serve them in the hope that each person will choose to be a donor.

Who We Are
Donor Network West is proud to be the third largest federally designated organ procurement organization and one of the largest tissue recovery organizations in the nation. Donor Network West has connected donors’ gifts to those in need since 1987.

What We Do
Donor Network West works in close partnership with families, doctors, nurses, more than 500 funeral homes, and 44 coroners and medical examiners to connect donors to recipients, because every donation is a generous, powerful gift that can save and heal the life of someone in need.

Area Served

    175 hospitals, including five transplant centers:
  • California Pacific Medical Center
  • Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
  • Stanford Hospital
  • UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital
  • UCSF Medical Center

As well as more than 13 million people in 40 counties in northern California and Nevada.

Donor Network West Area Map

Donor Network West Staff Photo