Krishna Farol-SchenckTuesday, October 15, 2019

A Lifetime of Impact

The Stanford Home for Convalescent Children, affectionately known as the Con Home, played an important role in the history of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Founded 100 years ago in...
Ruthann RichterMonday, June 3, 2019

A Century of Service: Celebrating Our Auxiliaries

For 100 years, the Auxiliaries have devoted their energy, talent, and passion to ensure that our community’s children receive the medical care they need. An integral part of Lucile Packard Children’s...
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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Ali KagawaFriday, February 16, 2018

Today on Humans of Packard Children's: Meet Xander

“I got connected with Dr. Bernstein who, within 10 hours of him getting the email, he just picked up the phone, called me, and he told me, 'If your son does need treatment or open-heart surgery, we...
Monday, May 18, 2015

The Auxiliaries and Affiliates

Our seven Auxiliaries and five Affiliates are entirely volunteer-run and support our hospital through members' personal service and philanthropy, raising funds from events and businesses, and...
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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...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Giving Today and Tomorrow: Auxiliaries Endowment Continues the Legacy of Commitment from Members

Our Auxiliaries and Affiliates are made up of more than 1,000 members between San Francisco and San Jose who host events and run businesses benefiting Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. In...
Megan AlpersMonday, September 15, 2014

Special Delivery: Volunteers go the extra mile to make a patient’s day

Recently the Roth Auxiliary volunteers who staff our hospital’s gift shop received a special note from Don Goad of Nashville, Tennessee. Don’s 4-year-old grandson, Micah, has a rare heart defect...
Megan AlpersThursday, May 29, 2014

What's in a name? A lot of love.

Amid the hustle and bustle of the lobby at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, artist Lynne Glendenning is sitting quietly, organizing a colorful array of markers, paints and glitter in...
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