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...
Emma FeirsteinThursday, June 16, 2022

Meet Our 2022 Summer Scamper Hospital Hero: Lisa Hoyte

“One of my  favorite  parts of being an allergy and immunology nurse is the relationships we can develop with our patients,” says  Lisa  Hoyte. “I have one patient who I met when he was about 9-...
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Jodi MouratisWednesday, June 17, 2020

Packard Children’s Nurse Scampers for 10th Year … Just Differently!

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford nurse Tiffany Jorgenson, RN, has a lot to celebrate. In June, she will mark 10 years of Scamper-ing in honor of her cousin, Priscilla, who is an active,...
Jodi MouratisMonday, June 8, 2020

Margarita Goes the Extra Mile for Kids

Many things have changed since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. But one thing that hasn’t changed: Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford team member Margarita Ramirez is looking forward to...
Ali KagawaWednesday, June 19, 2019

#WhyWeScamper: Leo and Hana's Heart

"In your deepest, darkest moment you chose to spare another family from that. And to give another kid you never knew a chance at life." That moment when 5-year-old Hana, a heart patient at our...
Megan AlpersFriday, July 7, 2017

Thank you for supporting the 7th annual Summer Scamper!

Thank you to the more than 3,800 individuals who ran, walked, Scampered, sponsored, and volunteered with us on Sunday, June 25 and made the 7th annual Summer Scamper a success. You helped us raise...
Ali KoideThursday, June 8, 2017

Did you see Packard Children's in the latest Reebok video starring athlete Jason Khalipa?

Most of Jason Khalipa’s fans know him as the competitive CrossFit athlete, the 2008 CrossFit “Fittest on Earth” title winner, and the entrepreneur who founded NC Fit and has built a global brand...
Megan AlpersTuesday, August 30, 2016

You Helped Isabel Find Her Voice

“Go Robert!” shouted 12-year-old Isabel Miranda as her older brother sprinted across the finish line. That morning at Summer Scamper , Robert outran 2,019 other racers to take third place in the 5k...
Ali KoideThursday, May 12, 2016

Fifteen-year-old Robert runs for music therapy

Fifteen-year-old Robert Miranda is a winner in our eyes. Not because he got 3rd place at the 2015 National Junior Olympics for the 3,000 meter race, not because he was named Boys Cross Country Runner...
Stacy FinzTuesday, May 10, 2016

CrossFit star faces daughter’s leukemia by using his celebrity status for greater good

Jason Khalipa didn’t think life could get much better. By the time he was 30 years old, he had married his high school sweetheart, started a beautiful family, built a successful global business and...