Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Starlight Children’s Foundation Gifts $250,000 to Support Immersive Technologies at Packard Children’s

Since 1982, Starlight Children’s Foundation has been on a mission to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities. By harnessing the power of giving to advance children’s...
Caitlin ChiangTuesday, October 2, 2018

Inspiration to Kick Off Your School Year

Every day, our supporters and fundraisers—our Champions for Children —inspire us with their passion to serve our patients and their families. During the 2017-2018 school year, hundreds of students...
Megan AlpersThursday, September 6, 2018

New Gift Shop Opens at Packard Children’s

“I want to cut this ribbon in honor of Lucile Packard,” said Roth Auxiliary co-president Esther Ellis, standing before a bright red ribbon with giant red scissors to match. “More than 30 years ago,...
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Caitlin ChiangMonday, August 13, 2018

Avalynn's Little Wishes Story

“Little Wishes, Little Wishes is here for you,” sang music therapist Rebekah Martin, MT-BC, as she strummed her guitar and gently pushed open the patient room door. Child life specialists waving...
Friday, August 10, 2018

Your Impact on Research Grants

Dear Friends, This fall marks a special milestone for Children’s Fund donors. Ten years ago, the Children’s Fund began directing support to the Stanford Child Health Research Institute (CHRI). Since...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyFriday, August 10, 2018

You Bring Families Comfort

Before Shubha and Manju Manjunath brought 3-week-old Ishan home from the hospital after his open-heart surgery, they knew there was one stop they needed to make. Following Hindu tradition, the family...