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$2 million donation launches new Samsung Innovation Center at Children's Health Fund

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Dr. Charles Basch, Dr. David Steel, President Clinton, and Dr. Irwin Redlener

Dr. Redlener to Receive Schweitzer Prize

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Dr. Irwin Redlener Schweitzer Award

Children’s Health Fund Co-Founder and President Irwin Redlener, MD, will be honored with the prestigious Albert Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism.

Tackling Health Barriers in the Classroom: Phoebe Browne

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Phoebe Browne brings unique insight to her role as our Healthy and Ready to Learn coordinator: she’s seen first-hand how untreated health problems affect students in the classroom.

As a teaching fellow at a middle school in the South Bronx last year, Browne had one student whose glasses broke in October.

City Kids get a Taste of Summer

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Summer can be a tough time nutritionally for kids in low-income neighborhoods. Without school breakfast and lunch to rely on, children may find themselves subsisting on inexpensive snack foods like chips and soda.

But this summer, nutrition programs at our Dallas and New York locations are helping kids and their families make good choices about food – while having fun.

"A Responsibility to Heal" Unaccompanied Migrant Children

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Children coming from Central America across the U.S. border have been in the headlines in recent weeks. But the plight of undocumented and unaccompanied young immigrants is not news to Children’s Health Fund.

Back-to-School Fun in Phoenix

Sure, it was raining outside -- but nothing could dampen the spirits of the children who packed UMOM, Arizona’s largest family homeless shelter, for Back to School Night!

Congress Continues Failing to Invest in Kids

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Childrens Budget 2014 Congress fails to invest in kids

Federal spending on children is dropping 60 percent faster than federal spending overall. That’s just one of the alarming conclusions of Children’s Budget 2014, the latest installment of the annual spending report issued by advocacy group First Focus.

Children’s Health Fund Annual Benefit Imagines a World Where Every Child Is Healthy and Ready to Learn

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With musical icons and glamorous celebrities, remarkable philanthropists and four special kids who are on their way to big things in life – Children’s Health Fund’s 27th Annual Benefit was an evening of inspiration, goodwill and hope for the next generation of Americans. 

Asthma Crisis in the Classroom

Principal Ora Beard on asthma
Principal Ora Beard knew something was wrong.

Kids and Asthma: How You Can Help

Walter Schmidt fundraiser Children's Health Fund

Aaron Neville sang. Walter Schmidt rode his bike. But you can use almost any activity or event to raise money to help kids with asthma!

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