Megan AlpersFriday, February 19, 2016

In the Spirit of generosity

What are your most vivid childhood memories? Remember the thrill of blowing out birthday candles or finishing your first chapter book? Every day at our hospital, children and their families are also...
Megan AlpersTuesday, November 24, 2015

A bear-y generous gift to our emergency department

Bears on the move! A delivery truck filled to the brim with handmade teddy bears arrived at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford this week, thanks to a new donation from Bears for Humanity ...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Corporate Philanthropy: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

From Santa Rosa to the Monterey Peninsula, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage branches across the greater Bay Area rallied to support Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford this year. On May...
Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Children’s Health Fund and Stanford Children’s Health unveil new state-of the-art mobile medical unit

New “doctor’s office on wheels” will bring high tech mobile medical care to teens in need Underserved adolescents from San Francisco to San Jose will be the recipients of the most technologically...
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...
Jan CookThursday, August 27, 2015

“There’s my doctor from TV!”

Pediatric urologist William Kennedy, MD, is a leader in expanding access to high-quality care through telehealth. He shared the following with writer Jan Cook: Early in my tenure at Lucile Packard...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Corporate Philanthropy: Stanford Federal Credit Union

Stanford Federal Credit Union has established itself as one of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford’s most generous and consistent corporate supporters. Over the past decade, the organization...
Megan AlpersWednesday, September 10, 2014

Hyundai Hope on Wheels Surpasses $1 Million in Support for Pediatric Cancer Research at Stanford

On September 4, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® and Palo Alto-area Hyundai dealers awarded Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Hope Grant to support the work of Kathy...
Ali KoideFriday, July 11, 2014

Partnership with DreamWorks Animation and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital brightens children’s lives—and the walls of HP

For children receiving medical care, hospital stays can be a time of isolation, fear, and long periods of boredom. But thanks to a partnership between HP, DreamWorks Animation, and Lucile Packard...