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Alyson Hannigan is SMILING IT FORWARD™ in Support of Children’s Health Fund

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How I Met Your Mother star Alyson Hannigan is the smiling face of the SMILING IT FORWARD program.We want you to meet a new friend of Children’s Health Fund, Alyson Hannigan -- How I Met Your Mother star and mom of two beautiful daughters: Satyana and Keeva.  

Asthma Campaign Hits New York City Subway

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In New York City, at least 140,000 school children have asthma, but nearly 60% of those kids do not have critical health forms on file at their school. Children’s Health Fund has teamed up with the city’s Council of School Supervisors and Administrators (CSA) to tackle this key issue.

Children's Health Fund Makes Gift to National Center for Disaster Preparedness

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Children's Health Fund has announced a five-year gift to the National Center for Disaster Preparedness (NCDP). CHF and NCDP have shared interests in assuring that the special needs and concerns of children – especially vulnerable children – are incorporated in disaster planning at federal, state and local levels in terms of preparing for, responding to or recovery from catastrophic events.

Nurse Oscar Pabon Honored for Work with Homeless Families

Oscar Pabon, RN receiving his award from John Lozier, Executive Director, National Health Care for the Homeless Council with Margaret Scott, Administrative Nurse Manager, NYCHP. Oscar Pabon, RN receiving his award from John Lozier, Executive Director, National Health Care for the Homeless Council with Margaret Scott, Administrative Nurse Manager, NYCHP.

When a family showed up at our New York homeless program with only the clothes on their backs, Nurse Oscar Pabon didn’t hesitate.

Carlos Naranjo Honored With Angel Award for Service to Latinos in Louisiana

In 1962, 15-year-old Carlos Naranjo stepped off a plane alone into a new life, leaving his entire family and all his friends in Cuba behind.   Since that day, Mr. Naranjo has committed his life to helping New Orleans’ most vulnerable children overcome adversity and go on to lead secure, healthy and successful lives, just like he has.

Children's Health Fund Honored for Transportation Leadership

Children’s Health Fund has been honored for its work in overcoming transportation challenges that keep children from getting medical care.

The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) gave its Dr. Aaron Henry Award to the organization in June.

Some Sandy Survivors Are Finding it Hard to Go Back to the Beach

Most children in seaside towns love spending summers at the beach. But some who lived through Superstorm Sandy last year are struggling with new fears of water and the ocean.

Health Care for Immigrant Children is a Smart Investment: Report

Immigration reform is a hot topic on Capitol Hill – and Congress should seize the moment to extend health coverage to every child in America. That’s the conclusion of Children’s Health Fund’s report, “Why Immigrant Children Must Have Access to Health Care – and How to Get There.”

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