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...
Ali KoideThursday, May 12, 2016

Fifteen-year-old Robert runs for music therapy

Fifteen-year-old Robert Miranda is a winner in our eyes. Not because he got 3rd place at the 2015 National Junior Olympics for the 3,000 meter race, not because he was named Boys Cross Country Runner...
Stacy FinzTuesday, May 10, 2016

CrossFit star faces daughter’s leukemia by using his celebrity status for greater good

Jason Khalipa didn’t think life could get much better. By the time he was 30 years old, he had married his high school sweetheart, started a beautiful family, built a successful global business and...
Megan AlpersThursday, April 14, 2016

Heroes 4 Kids: Seaside police rally support for our patients

Officers from the City of Seaside Police Department are going above and beyond their pledge of “Honor, Pride and Commitment” to serve children and families in their community. They launched the...
Ali KoideThursday, January 21, 2016

Five Champions for Children who inspired us in 2015

Every day, our community fundraisers—who we call Champions for Children—inspire us with their passion to serve others and raise funds for our patients and their families. In 2015, more than 100...
Megan AlpersTuesday, November 24, 2015

A bear-y generous gift to our emergency department

Bears on the move! A delivery truck filled to the brim with handmade teddy bears arrived at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford this week, thanks to a new donation from Bears for Humanity ...
Ali KoideWednesday, October 7, 2015

5 Ways to Help this Halloween Season

Pumpkin carving, costumes, and treats—Halloween is a magical time for all children. Here are some fun ways you can help make Halloween extra special for patients and families at our hospital. 1...
Ali KoideTuesday, September 8, 2015

Hoops for Life raises $29,000 for “Hope”

With an event name like “Hoops for Life,” one might assume that Amy and Shannon Aldridge’s fundraiser is a basketball event, not a 5k walk and run. But the 6th annual Hoops for Life 5k held in Cape...