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Childrens Hospitals

Wish Granted: Rock Star for a Day

Erin Bernhardt | Posted 06.28.2015 | Impact
Erin Bernhardt

Last spring, Nicolas got the opportunity of a lifetime: to perform on the main stage at a massive music festival.

And Access for All: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 09.19.2014 | Impact
Ari Nessel

This week in Daily Giving, we continue making two seed grants every day to social change visionaries around the world. Please join us as a member of ...

How A Virtual Visit From Santa Can Create Christmas Magic For Sick Kids

Rowan Trollope | Posted 02.25.2014 | Impact
Rowan Trollope

When your child is spending a lot of time in the hospital, nothing is normal. You don't have time or energy to try to "do Christmas" and the outside world pretty much goes on as if everything is status quo.

The Case For Making Adult Hospitals More Like Children's Hospitals

Posted 10.21.2013 | Healthy Living

By: Christopher Wanjek, LiveScience's Bad Medicine Columnist Published: 08/20/2013 06:45 PM EDT on LiveScience A gigantic bounce house, video ga...

Treating Cancer in a War Zone

John P. Howe, III, M.D. | Posted 03.19.2013 | Impact
John P. Howe, III, M.D.

Every parent knows the anxieties and challenges of bringing an infant home from the hospital for the first time. But for the parents of Amir, a tiny Iraqi boy, those worries were multiplied many times.

Give Miracles: The Ultimate Holiday Wish List

Craig Sorensen | Posted 01.28.2013 | Impact
Craig Sorensen

This holiday season, thousands of kids across North America will be spending their holidays in a children's hospital fighting scary things like cancer, kidney disease or one of many other terrible illnesses or injuries. But they have reason to hope.

Daring to Dream on Staten Island

Scott Blakeman | Posted 10.03.2012 | New York
Scott Blakeman

"What higher mission is there in life than helping an injured child?" asked Elissa Montanti yesterday at the ribbon cutting for the Dare To Dream House on Staten Island.

Heroes and Angels

Jennifer Howell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jennifer Howell

"I know I can handle whatever comes my way, because I am not alone," Stephen said, "but there are so many children, young children, who spend their childhoods in hospitals alone."