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Employee Spotlight: Jerri Ellington, NA II

November 10, 2022

Jerri Ellington is a Nursing Assistant II at the UNC Center for Rehabilitation Care where she has worked for more than 11 years. Jerri has been nominated by her colleague, Dr. Elizabeth Barton, as someone who demonstrates each of our … Continued

A Message of Gratitude from Sally and Mack Brown

November 10, 2022

Dear friends of the Lee Fitch Fund, Over the past year, Mack and I have enjoyed seeing all of you come forward to help raise awareness and funding for the Fitch Family Comprehensive Pediatric Rehabilitation Program at UNC Children’s. You … Continued

Phase One Update From Joshua Alexander, MD

November 10, 2022

It’s been an exciting year of fundraising, planning and growth for the Fitch Family Comprehensive Pediatric Rehabilitation Program Fund. Thanks to the generosity of Roku and other generous donors, we’ve been able to raise funds to support many of our … Continued

Paying It Forward

October 28, 2022

Family of former cancer patient continues to raise funds at Porter Robinson’s Second Sky Music Festival to help families of pediatric cancer patients at UNC Project-Malawi Hanging out at Porter Robinson’s Second Sky Bay Area electronic music festival and taking … Continued

UNC Children’s Honors Longtime Pediatric Cancer Supporters

October 25, 2022

UNC Children’s recently held a dedication for the Reelin’ for Research Pediatric Hematology Oncology Clinic. Established in 2009 in memory of Tony Montana, Reelin’ for Research has raised millions for pediatric cancer research at UNC. The group presented a check … Continued

Kathy’s Korner Keeps Children and Teens Reading While Hospitalized

February 23, 2022

Kathleen “Kathy” Swendiman’s career spanned 40 years in the world’s largest library, the Library of Congress. Now, the library at N.C. Children’s Hospital will forever reflect her love of books and learning through the Kathy’s Korner Library Endowment. Alan Swendiman’s … Continued

Raising Money for Families in Tough Times

January 26, 2022

Crowdfunding uses the power of social networking and the internet to impact causes that people care about. For the UNC wrestling team, helping patients and families who get treatment at UNC Children’s is a cause they care about, with crowdfunding … Continued