• Thank you, Sue and Jon Duncan, for including a planned gift to our hospital. The funds will be used to create an endowment supporting NICU families!


Designating a Beneficiary: How It Helps Our Hospital

Thursday, June 8, 2023

Sue and Jon Duncan are forever grateful to Stanford after their daughter spent three months in the neonatal intensive care unit at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital in 1979.

When choosing which causes to support through their estate plan, they decided to provide for future NICU families by naming our hospital as a beneficiary of their retirement account. Learn why this was not only a meaningful choice, but also the smartest way for them to set up their gift:


Read more about the Duncans and their story here.


If you are considering including our hospital or the Stanford School of Medicine in you estate plan, please contact our Gift Planning team at giftplanning@LPFCH.org or (650) 461-9990.

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