Ignite Hope raises record $346K for Phoenix Children’s Hospital

More than 2,300 walkers lit up Phoenix Children’s Hospital and patients’ faces for the Dec. 8 Ignite Hope holiday candlelight walk. The event raised a record $346,000, according to a press release describing an atmosphere filled with “twinkling candles,” a crowd-friendly sing-a-long with the CCV Music Team, a visit from Santa, and stories told by […]

Designers, philanthropists come together for Phoenix Children’s Hospital patients

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation’s WINGS Women’s Board presented the second annual A Breathtaking Holiday Evening on Thursday, Nov. 14 to fundraise for Phoenix Children’s Hospital. The event raised nearly $72,000 through the purchase of limited-edition holiday wreaths, WINGS commissioned ornaments and the donations of generous sponsors, according to a press release. The WINGS Women’s Board […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital 5K raises more than $300,000

Nearly 2,000 participants came together to make a difference for Phoenix Children’s Hospital patients on Oct. 6 at the 3rd Annual Phoenix Children’s Hospital 5K, presented by RSM US LLP. The family friendly 3.1 mile run/walk raised more than $300,000 for Phoenix Children’s Hospital – a record for the event, according to a release. All […]

13-year-old cancer survivor raises money for PCH

At the age of 4, Leo Weber was diagnosed and treated for stage IV Burkitt’s lymphoma. He received treatment at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and he has chosen to give back to PCH by raising money at lemonade stands. Since February, Leo has operated six lemonade stands. He also set up a fundraising page via the […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital to host 5k fundraiser in Phoenix

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is hosting a family-friendly 5k run/walk to raise funds and awareness for the hospital with all proceeds going to the many programs and services the hospital offers. The event is slated for Saturday, Oct. 6 with pre-race activities beginning at 6:30 a.m., the 5k starting an hour later and the kids dash […]

Ignite Hope raises record $410K for Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Ignite Hope raised a record $410,000 for Phoenix Children’s Hospital as more than 2,000 walkers lit up the hospital and patients’ faces during the Dec. 9 holiday candlelight walk. According to a press release, the event’s festivities that began at North High School included superhero appearances, face painting, refreshments, followed by an appearance from Santa […]

Goldschmidt family spurs effort to help fund Phoenix Children’s Hospital endeavor

Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt not only brought a donation for more than $186,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital, he also brought a smile to several of the patients’ faces. Mr. Goldschmidt, and his wife Amy, along with fans and other Valley athletes, helped raise $186,121.94 during Goldy’s Bowling Bash last November and presented the […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation raises $950k in 1 month

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation has announced, with the help of the local community, it raised $950,000 during the month of September for its first Go Gold campaign. This amount includes cash and in-kind donations. The fundraiser kicked off on Sept. 1 for National Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, according to a press release.

Inaugural PCH teen board replaces wheelchairs with wagons

Teen Board of Phoenix Children’s Hospital recently held its “Red Wagon Roundup,” raising money for 70 new red wagons to transport patients around the hospital instead of using wheelchairs. More than $35,000 was raised, according to a press release, noting that proceeds will also support the “Condition Critical Campaign” for the new PCH Emergency Department. […]

Second Chance Prom gives ailing children second chance

Philanthropic couples all over the valley will converge at downtown Phoenix’s The Duce on Feb. 27, for the Second Chance Prom event, benefiting the Phoenix Children’s Hospital. “The event promises to be a memorable night for all,” stated Kelly D’Elena, the co-host and creator of the event, stated in a press release. “Children that are being treated at PCH deserve a second chance, so this prom night is a perfect tie-in for members of the Valley to give back and support the doctors, staff, and facilities as they treat and support these children and their families.” “What’s so unique about this charity event is that it replicates all the activities that take place at a high school prom: dinner, dancing, pictures, and even dressing up, except this time it’s for adults.”