Press Release Archive


Following is a list of news releases and publications issued by the Foundation. For more information, contact the communications staff:

Eileen Walsh
(650) 736-2881
eileen.walsh@lpfch.org

Andy Krackov
650) 736-0677
andrew.krackov@lpfch.org


$1.2 Million in Grants to Promote Health, Well Being of Local Children
(Nov. 28, 2007)

Packard Hospital to Receive $1 Million in Grants from HP and Hewlett-Packard Company Foundation
(Nov. 19, 2007)

Kidsdata.org: We've Got Your Numbers
(Nov. 13, 2007)

Santa Clara County Supervisors Commend Foundation
(Nov. 7, 2007)

Packard Children's Hospital, Foundation Provide Financial Support for School Nurses in San Jose
(Nov. 5, 2007)

New School Screening Requirement Sheds Light on Hidden Kids' Health Problem
(Aug. 20, 2007)

Kohl's Hosts Free Car Seat Checks
(Aug. 14, 2007)

$2.7 Million in Grants to Promote Health, Well Being of Local Children
(June 28, 2007)

Three Named to Board of Children's Health Foundation
(June 25, 2007)

Donna Bandelloni to Lead Gift Planning for Children's Health Foundation
(June 21, 2007)

Philanthropy Leaders Elected to Board of Children's Health Foundation
(March 1, 2007)

Pediatrician to Lead Children's Health Foundation
(Feb. 21, 2007)

Hilibrand Foundation Awards $1 Million for Autism Research
(Feb. 19, 2007)

A Hidden Health Issue: Parents Voice Concern About Kids' Emotional Well-Being
(Jan. 11, 2007)

Children's Health Leaders Elected to Foundation's Board
(Dec. 20, 2006)

$1.5 Million in Grants Includes Funding to Support Middle School Teachers, Preteens
(Nov. 9, 2006)

Kohl's Offers Classic Dr. Seuss Stories to Benefit Children's Health and Education Opportunities
(Oct. 9, 2006)

$1 Million Gift to Boost Research, Treatment of Children's Brain Tumors
(Sept. 6, 2006)

Kohl's Hosts Child Safety Seat Fitting Day
(Aug. 17, 2006)

It's a Jungle in There: Kohl's and Animal Planet Team up for Kids
(July 25, 2006)

Foundation to Boost After School Programs Through Grants to Middle Schools
(June 27, 2006)

Local Leaders Elected to Board of Children's Health Foundation
(June 19, 2006)

Preteens Are Focus of New Website for Parents, Guardians
(May 31, 2006)

"Over the Hedge" and Into Kohl's: Special Merchandise to Support Kids Across the Country
(May 15, 2006)

Local Foundation Named Webby Award Finalist
(May 9, 2006)

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Hosts Bay Area Stop on National Hyundai Hope on Wheels Tour
(May 5, 2006)

Survey: Schools, Well Being of Children Are Top Bay Area Concerns
(April 28, 2006)

Grantees Evaluate Children's Health Foundation
(April 10, 2006)

Local Foundation Wins Gold, Silver Medals for Websites
(March 27, 2006)

Peeps to Step Down as Head of Children's Health Foundation
(March 14, 2006)

Eric Carle Books and Plush Animals Bring Spring to
Kohl's Cares for Kids® Program

(January 18, 2006)

Child Health Foundation Awards $1 Million to 11 Local Agencies
(Nov. 21, 2005)

Children's Health Foundation Elects Seven New Board Members
(Nov. 18, 2005)

Stress Levels High for Bay Area Kids, Parents Say
(Oct. 27, 2005)

Kohl's Hosts Child Safety Seat Fitting Day
(July 2005)

Foundation Awards $1.7 Million to 14 Local Children's Agencies
(June 30, 2005)

Local Foundation Named Webby Award Finalist
(May 3, 2005)

Well-Being of Children Tops Californians' Concerns
(March 23, 2005)

Unique Website Offers Facts, Figures About Local Children
(Feb. 9, 2005)

Foundation Awards $1.26 Million to 13 Local Children's Agencies
(Dec. 2, 2004)

Foundation Honored as AFP Grant Maker of the Year
(Dec. 1, 2004)

Hyundai Motors Donates $50,000 to Packard Hospital
(October 13, 2004)

Kohl's Department Stores Raise Money for Packard Hospital
(September 27, 2004)

Foundation Awards $1.46 Million to 13 Local Children's Charities
(June 30, 2004)

Gummi Bears, Soda and Cheetos, Oh, My!
Public Forum to Consider Children's Weight, School Food

(April 20, 2004)

Foundation Releases Results of Grantmaking Satisfaction Survey
(March 2, 2004)

Children's Health Foundation Awards $1.2 Million to 10 Local Nonprofit Organizations
(December 3, 2003)

Foundation Launches Online Calendar to Promote Children's Health
(November 13, 2003)

13 Nonprofit Organizations Receive Total of $1.79 million from the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
(June 18, 2003)

Emotional Health Top Concern for Parents of Preteens
(June 11, 2003)

Children's Health Foundation Makes Emergency Grants
(January 24, 2003)

13 Nonprofit Organizations Receive Total of $1.56 million from the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
(November 20, 2002)

Noted Pediatrician Joins Children's Hospital Foundation
(November 7, 2002)

Children's Health Foundation Invites Funding Requests
(October 8, 2002)

Ford Family Gift Boosts Pediatric Surgery Program at Packard Children's Hospital
(August 28, 2002)

Boyd Smith Elected to Board of Children's Health Foundation
(July 10, 2002)

14 Nonprofit Organizations Win Grants from the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
(June 17, 2002)

The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Seeks Grant Applications
(April 10, 2002)

The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Awards $2.2 Million in Grants
(December 18, 2001)

Seven Santa Clara County Organizations Win Grants to Improve Children's Health
(December 18, 2001)

10 San Mateo County Agencies Win Grants to Improve Children's Health
(December 18, 2001)

Filipino Youth to Benefit From Grant to Asian American Recovery Services
(December 18, 2001)

Community Solutions Wins $115,000 Grant to Serve Preteens
(December 18, 2001)

Two East Palo Alto Programs Receive Funding
(December 18, 2001)

Myron "Mike" Ullman III Elected to Board of Children's Health Foundation
(December 10, 2001)

$100 Million Gift for Packard Children's Hospital Launches $500 Million Campaign for Children's Health
(November 15, 2001)

AMD Donates $1.2 Million To Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
(October 30, 2001)

Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Seeks Grant Applications
(October 16, 2001)

$375,000 Gift Funds Hospital Patient Education Program
(October 8, 2001)

Matt James Elected to Board
(September 24, 2001)

Children's Health Foundation Awards Grants to 11 Community Agencies
(July 3, 2001)

Six San Mateo County Organizations Win Grants to Benefit Children's Health
(July 2, 2001)

Four Santa Clara County Organizations Win Grants to Benefit Children's Health
(July 2, 2001)

Mexican American Community Services Agency Wins Grant
(July 2, 2001)

Two Coastside Organizations Receive Grants
(July 2, 2001)

Two East Palo Alto Children's Health Organizations Win Grants
(July 2, 2001)

Two Redwood City Child Health Organizations Receive Grants
(July 2, 2001)

Foundation Elects New Board Members
(May 21, 2001)

Foundation Seeks Grant Applications
(April 12, 2001)

Two Redwood City Agencies Win Grants to Aid Children
(January 11, 2001)

Two Coastside Agencies Win Grants to Aid Children
(January 11, 2001)

El Concilio of San Mateo County Wins $65,000 for After-School Program
(January 11, 2001)

Korean American Community Services Wins Grants to Aid Children, Families
(January 11, 2001)

New Children's Health Foundation Makes First Community Grants
(January 11, 2001)

Stanford University Receives $31.8 Million to Establish Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease
(October 31, 2000)

Foundation Gears Up for Second Round of Funding
(October 24, 2000)

Foundation Releases Community Grantmaking Guidelines
(April 11, 2000)

From Landmark Hotels to City Hall - The San Francisco Auxiliary's Jewel Ball
(September 7, 1999)

Computers Help Hospitalized Children Keep Up With Their Schoolwork
(April 30, 1999)

HP Equipment Gift Boosts Labor and Delivery at Lucile Packard Children's Health Services
(April 7, 1999)

Photographer Creates Tribute to His Newborn Son
(March 29, 1999)

Planned Giving Council Sponsors "Scary Things Can Happen" Seminar
(October 8, 1998)

Stephen Peeps Named President and CEO of New Foundation
(April 23, 1997)