Caitlin ChiangWednesday, December 6, 2017

UPDATE: Heart and Sole: Four Years and Hundreds of Miles Later

This is an update to a previous story that can be read here . In 2013, when his 15-year-old daughter, Kate, first began receiving treatment in our Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, few things gave...
Ali KoideThursday, July 20, 2017

KidtoKid: Teen makes cards for a cause

While most of us are sleeping in on Saturdays, Sumukh is up early, setting up his booth at the San Ramon Farmers Market. For this 13-year-old, summer vacation means more time to work on his budding...
Ali KoideWednesday, July 12, 2017

Champions for Children musicians honored with the Bay Area Jefferson Award

Congratulations to the Bay Area Youth Music Society for being honored with the Bay Area Jefferson Award! Since 2009, this group of talented teens and young adults have raised more than $12,000 for...
Ali KoideWednesday, March 1, 2017

Meet Maisy, the Fashionable Philanthropist

“There’s no such thing as too much,”—that’s Maisy’s motto for fashion and philanthropy. At just 8-years-old, this pint-sized Champion for Children is using her creativity to raise some serious funds...
Ali KoideFriday, January 6, 2017

Six Champions who inspired us in 2016

Every day, our supporters and fundraisers—our Champions for Children —inspire us with their passion to serve our patients and families. Last year, more than 200 Champions donated their birthdays,...
Ali KoideWednesday, January 4, 2017

Your New Year's Resolution starts here

Are you wondering how you can fulfill your New Year's resolution to help children in your community? We're here to help! Check out our list of top ways you can help our patients today, and get...
Monday, November 14, 2016

Thank You Notes

Ambassadors Bring Pumpkin Fun to Patients Every autumn, Ambassadors for Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital partner with Webb Ranch to host a day at the pumpkin patch to benefit our hospital. In...
Megan AlpersFriday, November 4, 2016

Project Birthday Box Brings the Party to Patients

Check out NBC Bay Area’s coverage of Ember Lin-Sperry’s work to bring birthday joy to patients at our hospital: What are your favorite memories from childhood birthday parties? Were there silly hats...
Ali KoideThursday, September 15, 2016

Two ways you can help during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

This month is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Thanks to donors like you, we have more treatments available for kids and can cure more than 90 percent of patients. But that's not enough. Childhood...
Ali KoideThursday, July 14, 2016

Shoreline Bill’s Golf Marathon raises $7K for the Heart Center

Bill Mykytka and his wife, Megan, were home watching TV one night, when they saw a story on Dateline NBC featuring the Bingham family from Haines, Oregon. Three of the five Bingham children were...