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.


Meet the Miracle Maker: Jason Love

Jason Love's journey with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and UC Davis Children's Hospital began when his daughter Emily was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) at 2 years old. Today, Emily is now 6 years old and cancer free, thanks to the care and treatment she received at UC Davis Children's Hospit [...]

By | 2016-11-14T04:20:56+00:00 October 10, 2016|Profile, Recognition|

Supper for Superheroes – Sept. 8, 2016

Looking for a way to become a miracle maker and support Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis? Join us for Supper for Superheroes, an evening of dinner, dancing and auctions to benefit children and families at UC Davis Children's Hospital. The event will be held Thursday, Sept. 8 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Citrus Height [...]

By | 2016-08-25T23:03:24+00:00 August 25, 2016|Event|

Meet the Miracle Makers: Walmart and Sam’s Club Associates

Wal-Mart and Sam's Club share a basic belief - that every child deserves the chance to live better. That's why, since 1987, Wal-Mart and Sam's Club have partnered with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN) to raise funds for local, nonprofit children's hospitals. Read more... [...]

By | 2016-10-14T19:40:15+00:00 August 16, 2016|Campaign|

FurnitureUSA launches #Give4Kids fundraising effort on Facebook

Children’s Miracle Network and ABC10 teams up with FurnitureUSA on a Facebook campaign designed to raise funds for the upcoming ABC10 #Give4Kids mediathon. “One click online – that’s all it takes to help raise money for UC Davis Children’s Hospital,” said Ken Nguyen, owner of FurnitureUSA. “For every person who likes o [...]

By | 2016-08-10T20:13:50+00:00 August 10, 2016|Campaign|

Taco Bell donates portion of purchases Aug 12-14 to UC Davis Children’s Hospital

Local participating Taco Bell restaurant locations are partnering with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and ABC10 to help raise funds for the upcoming August 12 ABC10 #Give4Kids mediathon. A portion of every purchase made Aug. 12-14 will be donated to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Read more... [...]

By | 2016-08-10T22:29:04+00:00 August 10, 2016|Campaign|

Meet Miracle Maker: Ellen Meuchel

The play area in the pediatric infusion center is buzzing with activity. Kids are building, coloring, reading and, most importantly, laughing. Not just patients, but parents and siblings, too. The play area isn’t just a haphazard jumble of donated toys and books, it’s a space specially designed by the cancer center’s r [...]

By | 2016-07-26T21:02:37+00:00 July 26, 2016|Profile|

Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day – July 28

Since 1984, DQ and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals have been partnered to provide life-saving treatments to kids across the U.S. and Canada.  To date, more than $115 million has been raised through donations from DQ Franchisees, Fans and the corporate office, all of which stays in the communities where they are ra [...]

By | 2016-07-12T17:46:38+00:00 July 12, 2016|Event|

Meet Miracle Maker: Rita Gibson

As his two-year stint as chair of Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis Business Advisory Council comes to a close, David Sobon, owner of David Sobon Auctions, is stepping down to welcome new leadership. As of Aug. 1, 2016, Rita Gibson will chair the Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis Business Advisory Council. Gi [...]

By | 2016-07-07T17:53:28+00:00 July 7, 2016|Profile|