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Transcript of an interview with Dr. Irwin Redlener about the Katrina mental health study done by the Children’s Health Fund and the National Center for Disaster Preparedness. Read more »

The Non-Profit Times. Michele Donohue

Carol Sumkin, vice president of development at the Children's Health Fund (CHF), said the New York City-based nonprofit saw a jump in Web traffic after the show and it "cultivated a wonderful boon to the organization." Read more »

Associated Press. Janet McConnaughey

People being moved out of Hurricane Katrina trailers will need immediate help from social service agencies, the president of the Children's Health Fund said Friday. Read more »

The Star-Ledger. Michele Howe

Grocery shopping can now help children in need: through May 31, Shoppers at any A&P, Waldbaum's, SuperFresh and The Food Emporium can donate to The Children's Health Fund at the check-out register. Read more »

USA Today. Greg Toppo

Hurricane Katrina appears to have triggered a sharp rise in serious school discipline problems throughout Mississippi, new research finds — for students who were displaced by the 2005 storm and those who weren't. Read more »

Courier Press. Jimmy Nesbitt

Dr. Irwin Redlener, a top Clinton health care adviser, was joined by President and Senator Clinton's daughter, Chelsea Clinton, to talk about her mother's plan for health care. Read more »

Memphis Business Journal.

The Children's Health Fund will give a boost to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center's mobile health division with funding for a medical director and other assistance. The new program, the Memphis Regional Children's Health Project, will be added to the hospital's current mobile health program, "Le Bonheur on the Move." Read more »

Contribute Magazine. Keith C. Epstein

GlaxoSmithKline supports Children’s Health Fund’s Referral Management Initiative. Read more »


Dr. Redlener and Paul Simon were nominated for the Times 100 most influential people. Read more »

New York Post. Don Kaplan

Simon Cowell visits Children’s Health Fund programs and Mobile Medical Units in the South Bronx for Idol Gives Back. Read more »