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...
Ali KoideWednesday, August 12, 2015

All Star Karate Center raises $5,000

These kids put Karate Kid to shame! The nationally-ranked extreme martial artists from All Star Karate Center in Redwood City are amazing at their craft and at giving back to the community. “This is...
Ali KoideMonday, August 10, 2015

Jennifer surprised with Taylor Swift tickets

This makes our hearts sing! One of our own staffers bought four tickets to the Taylor Swift concert this Friday at Levi's Stadium and then donated them so that a patient could attend! Fourteen-year-...
Ali KoideTuesday, July 14, 2015

Summer Scamper raises $500,000

More than 3,200 participants joined us at Stanford on June 21 for the Summer Scamper 5k, 10k, and kids' fun run and helped raise over $500,000 for Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and the...