Dec
5
2017

Donate today: Make a gift to the 14th Annual Texas Children’s Radiothon

The 14th Annual Texas Children’s Radiothon has begun and is packed with inspiring stories about many of our patients, the struggles they are facing and how we are helping them push through. Historically, the Cox Media-hosted radiothon has been conducted over a couple of days and is broadcasted from Texas Children’s Hospital. This year, because Read More…

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
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…

Oct
31
2017

Promise Campaign reaches fundraising milestone

Thanks to the generosity of donors far and wide, Texas Children’s Hospital has reached a significant milestone in its Promise Campaign. As of the end of September, donors had contributed $408.9 million, pushing the organization ever closer to its $475 million fundraising goal. The amount raised during fiscal year 2017 alone – $124.7 million – Read More…

Oct
3
2017

Wallaces make special gift in memory of beloved Labrador

Texas Children’s President and CEO Mark Wallace and his wife, Shannon, recently donated a very special gift to the Texas Children’s Pawsitive Play Program in memory of their beloved black Labrador, Cadence. The Wallaces have generously pledged an initial $80,000 contribution to the program to enable Texas Children’s to hire another animal-assisted therapy coordinator and Read More…