Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Meet Victoria, Your Winter Card Artist!

Victoria from Prunedale, CA, was still in utero when she was diagnosed with spina bifida, a condition where the spine and spinal cord do not form properly. Spina bifida is often called the "snowflake...
Anne Marie Angeles and Krishna Farol-SchenckThursday, November 4, 2021

You Raised Awareness for Childhood Cancer

In September, our community came together in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, raising more than $16,000 to support cancer patients at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Your...
Thursday, October 14, 2021

Leading Infectious Disease Expert Joins Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health Board of Directors

The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health announced the appointment of Yvonne “Bonnie” Maldonado, MD, to its Board of Directors. Maldonado is the Taube Professor of Global Health and...
Thursday, August 19, 2021

Your Impact on Research: Fall 2021

Dear Friends, Your support of the Children’s Fund is helping to create a more diverse research community on the Stanford campus. Funded in large part by Children’s Fund gifts, the DRIVE (Diversity,...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyThursday, August 19, 2021

You Helped Caroline Ring the Golden Bell

Six-year-old Caroline stepped up to the pole festooned with yellow, orange, and pink streamers and grabbed the rope attached to a very special golden bell. As she pulled the cord and the bell clanged...
Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD, President and CEO, Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's HealthThursday, August 19, 2021

Giving Thanks on World Humanitarian Day

At 20 weeks, a pregnant mother contracted COVID-19. Lorena Granados and her baby were in grave danger. A team of Stanford specialists from cardiovascular intensive care, critical care, trauma,...