Katie ChenWednesday, August 31, 2022

You Kept Carter in the Game

During 4-year-old Carter’s very first T-ball game, he ran headlong into another child while trying to catch a ball. He appeared fine, except for a large bump on his head, until the next day, when he...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyWednesday, August 31, 2022

Thank You for Scampering With Us!

On Saturday, June 18, we celebrated our hospital’s biggest community fundraiser of the year, Summer Scamper, presented by Gardner Capital. More than 1,500 community members ran, walked, skipped, and...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyFriday, August 19, 2022

Researcher Spotlight: Anisha Patel, MD, MSPH

Your support of the Children’s Fund kick-started Dr. Patel’s early research on promoting access to nutritious food and clean drinking water. As a recipient of a Stanford Maternal & Child Health...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyFriday, March 4, 2022

You Gave Tiny Aaliyah a Big Boost

Aaliyah’s impossibly tiny chest rose and fell as she slept in her NICU isolette. The neonatal intensive care team, moving in perfect unison, untangled tubes and wires, flipped switches, and tapped...
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...