Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Foundation Grants: Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a national fundraising movement launched by the creativity of one young cancer patient, has provided generous support to expand our capacity for pediatric...
Monday, October 5, 2015

$510,000 awarded to Stanford researchers to help fight childhood cancer

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation , a volunteer-powered and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research , is proud to award a total of $510,000 in grants to...
Zoie FarmerThursday, September 17, 2015

One mother’s words: Our family’s journey

Zoie Farmer, mother of 10-year-old Hyrum, shared her family’s journey as Hyrum has battled leukemia with the help of our hospital. The following is a transcript of Zoie’s speech from September 2,...
Megan AlpersTuesday, September 8, 2015

Hyundai Hope on Wheels gives $250,000 toward cancer research

On September 2, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® and Palo Alto-area Hyundai dealers awarded Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant for pediatric cancer research. The...
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...
Megan AlpersWednesday, June 10, 2015

Patients’ artwork showcased in Palo Alto

Photography exhibit features work by our patients living with cancer On June 5, the Pacific Art League in downtown Palo Alto was buzzing with excitement as some talented young photographers displayed...
Ali KoideThursday, April 9, 2015

WWE Raises $281K for Kids like Elijah

“We’ll keep fighting and fighting!” says Melody Mainville, mother of Elijah, a young boy receiving care at our hospital for neruoblastoma, “There’s no giving up.” That fighting spirit and families...
Ali KoideTuesday, April 7, 2015

Bring Nunny home

Ever since 3-year-old Effy (a cancer patient) first came to our hospital in July 2013, her beloved stuffed monkey Nunny has been with her for every treatment. Now, Nunny is missing, and the community...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Foundation Grants: Bear Necessities Helps Advance Diagnosis and Treatment of Childhood Cancer

Four researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine were awarded a total of $160,000 this summer from the Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation for their efforts to advance diagnosis...
Megan AlpersWednesday, September 10, 2014

Hyundai Hope on Wheels Surpasses $1 Million in Support for Pediatric Cancer Research at Stanford

On September 4, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® and Palo Alto-area Hyundai dealers awarded Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Hope Grant to support the work of Kathy...