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,...
Jean Gorman, Director of Gift PlanningTuesday, July 6, 2021

WATCH: New Bass Center Director Gives Inspiring Vision for Cancer Cures

Donors are an integral part of a team of cancer-fighters, explained Tanja Gruber, MD, PhD, the new director of the Bass Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases at Lucile Packard Children’s...
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

30 Years of Hope and Discovery

In 1991, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford opened its doors thanks to a $70 million donation from Lucile Packard, an advocate for the health of children and expectant mothers, and her...
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

2020 Report on Giving

During an unprecedented year, you and 11,966 other donors gave a total of $103 million to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and the child and maternal health programs at the Stanford...
Jodi MouratisTuesday, June 15, 2021

A High-Stakes Decision

The Makhzoumi family chose Packard Children’s for their son’s care and their philanthropic support. Kate and Mohamad Makhzoumi say they felt a mixture of “shock and awe” when their son, Hassan, was...
Maggie CohnTuesday, June 15, 2021

Repairing Broken Hearts

Mark Skylar-Scott, PhD, joins BASE, Stanford’s new multidisciplinary initiative to cure congenital heart defects. It’s a futuristic 3D printing system—one of only two in the world—and it’s too heavy...
Lynn NicholsTuesday, June 15, 2021

Transforming Loss into Life

How one family’s tragedy advanced newborn care worldwide. Christopher Hess lived only a short while, but he has saved countless lives. That’s because Christopher’s legacy inspired a philanthropic...
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Gut It Out Foundation Launches Fundraiser in Support of the Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute

The Gut It Out Foundation , founded by Jake and Amanda Diekman, is fundraising to support the work of the Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI) to fund a pilot grant to...
Lisa Cole, President, Association of Auxiliaries for ChildrenWednesday, April 21, 2021

WATCH: Association of Auxiliaries for Children Celebration Luncheon

Yesterday, our Association of Auxiliaries for Children held the annual Celebration Luncheon. It was an honor to be joined by Stephen Roth, MD, MPH, and learn about the extraordinary work being done...