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.


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|

Children’s Miracle Network funds UC Davis Children’s Hospital emergency department décor

We know that children are not tiny adults. From our equipment to the facilities to the décor, the UC Davis Pediatric Emergency Department is designed to meet the needs of children of all ages. We also know that a positive and child-friendly environment can make a huge difference in a patient’s experience; it is the fir [...]

By | 2016-06-28T20:41:37+00:00 June 28, 2016|Programs|

We can do so much, together

UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the Sacramento region’s only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital for children, offering children and their families the highest level of care for virtually every pediatric health condition. Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis is a non-profit organization that needs your help to [...]

By | 2016-06-28T20:41:59+00:00 June 15, 2016|Campaign|

Critical Care Transport Team gets a new ride

Critical Care Transport Team (CCTT) Program is a dedicated children’s transport team available to a 33-county area – and sometimes beyond – 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  More than 900 children are transported each year to UC Davis Children’s Hospital via the UC Davis Children’s Hospital Critical Care Transport pr [...]

By | 2016-06-29T15:12:18+00:00 June 3, 2016|Programs|

Meet Miracle Maker: Bill Hagerty

Meet miracle maker Bill Hagerty. By day, Bill helps individuals plan their futures through his work as a financial adviser with New York Life. In his spare time, he helps children and families at UC Davis Children’s Hospital have a healthy and bright future through his volunteer work with Children’s Miracle Network Hos [...]

By | 2016-07-07T16:38:52+00:00 May 31, 2016|Profile|

Project ADAM Sacramento hosted Oak Park Has Heart

Project ADAM, a UC Davis Children’s Hospital program, is committed to making automated external defibrillators (AEDs) universally available to all children and adolescents,  as well as working toward eradicating sudden cardiac death in children through research, education and prevention initiatives.  Read more... [...]

By | 2016-05-25T21:09:44+00:00 May 25, 2016|Event, Programs|