Olivia Schlanger is the executive director of Davis Dance Marathon, held this year on Sunday, February 18 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in the UC Davis ARC Ballroom. Davis Dance Marathon is a 12-hour event that brings together the UC Davis community for a day of games, performances, dance lessons, arts/crafts, food and speec [...]
UC Davis Children’s Hospital relies on people in our community to help create a place of healing and hope for the kids and their families. You don’t have to be a big corporation to make a big difference.
Here you’ll find news and stories about the generosity of donors and organizations that support UC Davis Children’s Hospital and the kids and families we serve.
These are the individuals, the families, the doctors, the corporations, the organizations and community members that help to ensure that every child gets the finest medical care – and every family receives the compassion and support they deserve. These are the miracle makers’ stories.
Zack Wandell is the man behind the Donut … or more accurately, the Donut Dash. In its 10th year, this Sacramento race through Land Park and to Marie’s Donuts supports Child Life programs at local hospitals. This is the third year UC Davis Children’s Hospital’s Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department has been in [...]
Tom Chandler started his journey with CMN as a donor and a CMN golf tournament attendee. But his interest and involvement has grown since those early days. He is now a CMN Business Council member, a vocal advocate for UC Davis Children’s Hospital and was co-chair of last year’s CMN Friendship Invita [...]
When it comes to money, Andrew Schaffer knows his stuff. As a Financial Assistant II with Addison Avenue Investment Services in Rocklin, a First Tech Federal Credit Union partner, he is in the business of money. But despite his comfort level with the subject, Andrew didn’t realize the lengths he would be willing to go [...]
Sisters with Blisters This Sunday, Emilie Nemchak and Rachel Stice will be running their first marathon at the California International Marathon in Sacramento and will be raising funds for Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis at the same time! Help support them and the hospital by making a donation and let's see t [...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jccblc9xRho Our webcam program provides a lifeline for parents to bond with their hospitalized infants, even when they are away from the NICU. It was made possible solely through donations by people just like you! Help us turn more bad days into good days for our children and families b [...]
Your donations in action: Pulmonary Function and Exercise Testing Lab helps pediatric congenital heart patients
Five-year-old Zoey Kenison slips her feet onto the bike pedals and begins cycling, hands gripping the handle bars. But this is no ordinary bike. It’s a pediatric cycle ergometer, a fixed stationary bike that measures her heart rate, blood pressure, electrocardiogram and breath-by-breath respiratory indices, includin [...]
Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis partners with Lazer Broadcasting Group for radiothon Oct. 25-27
Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis will kick off its radiothon with Lazer Broadcasting Group from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 25-27 to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Stations will broadcast a mix of patient stories, facts and interviews into regular programming to raise awareness of and funds for [...]
Karen Semkiw, program manager of the UC Davis Children’s Surgery Center, and Kandice Duns, assistant nurse manager of the UC Davis Newborn Nursery, were named the recipients of the UC Davis Children’s Miracle Achievement Award. The Children’s Miracle Achievement Award honors caregivers who have significantly e [...]