Thunderbirds donate to expansion at Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Thunderbirds Charities donated $400,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital in a check presentation ceremony Thursday, June 20 with the money going to the expansion of the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. This was the second largest donation The Thunderbirds have made to Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and since 1985, the organization has donated more than $2.6 million to […]

American Airlines honors retired executive with gift to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

American Airlines has donated Phoenix Children’s Hospital $50,000 in honor of Michael Carreon, a former executive with the airplane company. Mr. Carreon retired after 24 years with American Airlines in Phoenix. He assumed the role of Vice President and Corporate Controller with American Airlines in January 1996, according to a press release. As American Airlines […]

Telemundo Arizona raises over $96k for Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Telemundo Arizona and the community at large raised $96,265 to fund care, programs and services for patients and their families at Phoenix Children’s Hospital during the fourth annual Telemundo Telethon Wednesday, April 24. Every donation of $20 per month or a one-time donation of $240 or more was celebrated with the delivery of a Superhero […]

Chicago Cubs’ Rizzo to be recognized for Phoenix Children’s Hospital donation

Before the Arizona D-backs’ April 26 game against the Chicago Cubs, the team will recognize Cubs’ first baseman Anthony Rizzo in a pregame ceremony to give back to Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Supporting Beach Ball 2020, the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation will donate $50,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital. The annual event transports attendees to a new […]

Dine With Your Dog raises $33,000-plus for Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Dine With Your Dog, Phoenix Children’s Hospital’s Saturday, Feb. 9, brunch event at Heritage Square in downtown Phoenix, raised more than $39,000. All proceeds from the 12th annual event benefit PetSmart Charities Paws Can Heal Animal-Assisted Therapy program, which provides therapy dogs “to motivate, soothe and lift the spirits of Phoenix Children’s patients,” according to […]

Partnership forms for oral health education pilot program

Delta Dental of Arizona has partnered with Phoenix Children’s Hospital to improve the medical outcomes of children undergoing treatment. Delta Dental of Arizona is committing nearly $300,000 to a two-year pilot program for the Delta Dental Oral Health Education Program, according to a press release. The funding will allow the hospital to hire an oral […]

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 […]