Nov
21
2017

Texas Children’s Cancer Center focus of Forum Luncheon

Hundreds of Texas Children’s supporters attended The Forum Luncheon in Houston on November 13. Hosted by The Development Department, the event focused on the success of the Texas Children’s Cancer Center and featured stories from two cancer survivors as well as an in-depth conversation between Cancer Center Director Dr. David Poplack and Fox 26 Morning Read More…

Nov
21
2017

No crib for a bed: Create a better sleeping situation for a child by donating today

Texas Children’s Hospital Spiritual Care Department is asking you and your faith community to consider participating in No Crib For A Bed, a program that helps provide safe-sleeping accommodations to children and families in need. Due to limited resources, many families in the Greater Houston area are forced to co-sleep with their infants. Such sleeping Read More…

Nov
21
2017

New art studio for patients, their families set to open in January 2018

On November 9, Child Life held a special event to dedicate a new art studio in the Zone for patients and their families. Texas Children’s Hospital is grateful for the generosity of Harrison’s Heroes, a local organization that will fund the art studio. Harrison’s Heroes Art Studio will be an intimate space for patients and Read More…

Nov
14
2017

Purple Songs Can Fly opens recording studio at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus

For more than a decade, the Purple Songs Can Fly recording studio at Main Campus has offered a place for cancer patients and patients with blood disorders to express how they feel about their disease and the treatments they are undergoing to battle it. Siblings of such patients also are able to use the studio. Read More…

Nov
14
2017

Employee trains for half marathon to raise money for Texas Children’s

Texas Children’s has touched clinical social worker Melanie Pearson on many levels. The organization has given her the job of her dreams. More importantly, the organization and its staff saved the lives of her two sons. Shortly after delivering her oldest son at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, he was diagnosed with a heart condition. Read More…