Friday, May 27, 2016

Opening the Doors to a Brighter Future

You made cancer a distant memory for Lydia. On a sunny morning in June 1991, 6-year-old Lydia Lee rode in an ambulance to the brand new Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. Wearing her hot pink “I...
Friday, May 27, 2016

Our History

This year marks 25 years since the 1991 opening of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Our history goes back even further with deep roots in our community and in children’s health. Thanks to...
Ali KoideThursday, April 7, 2016

Video: How your support helps every day

As a nonprofit hospital, we rely heavily on the support of our community members like you who care about our mission to provide extraordinary care to children and expectant mothers. Did you know that...
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Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Children’s Circle of Care: The Staley Family

Jocelynn Staley says her relationship with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has evolved over time from a concerned parent to a grateful supporter. The Staley family’s first connection to...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Gift Planning: John Kriewall and Elizabeth Haehl

John Kriewall and Elizabeth Haehl are loyal supporters of our hospital. In 2000, the couple was instrumental in the establishment of the Pediatric Palliative Care Program, which combines...
Thursday, October 15, 2015

Fazarincs make a gift that gives them income

When Zvonko and Draga Fazarinc decided to move into a retirement community in Palo Alto, they wanted additional income to help with this transition and a tax deduction to reduce their income-tax...
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...
Monday, March 16, 2015

Lifetime of service includes estate gift

Maureen Roskoph began volunteering for the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford in 1973, and attorney Paul Roskoph has for many years been helping people give to charity through their estates...