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Teddy Bears Create Smiles at UNC Children’s

December 19, 2023

YOU DID SOMETHING AMAZING! Thanks to donors like YOU, 200 soft and cuddly teddy bears were recently given to medically challenged kids at UNC Children’s. Patients from preemies to teenagers received bears. Kids in the emergency department, hematology oncology clinic, … Read more

Tar Heal Tuesday Challenge Honors a Family Member

December 15, 2023

Following the loss earlier this year of Connie Roads – mother-in-law and mother to Victor and Allison Kats, and grandmother to their four children – the Kats family decided to honor Connie’s life with a 2023 Tar Heal Tuesday Challenge … Read more

UNC Health Values Superstar: Tina Barbour

December 1, 2023

UNC Health Value Superstars are teammates who exemplify our system values and make a positive impact on our teammates, patients and communities. This month’s Value Superstar is Tina Barbour, Certified Medical Assistant II, at UNC Family Medicine Durham. Tina was … Read more

Celebrating the Power of Giving

November 20, 2023

At 2 p.m. on September 6, the lobby of the N.C. Basnight Cancer Hospital folks gathered for a special event at the UNC Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Clinic. Ian Davis, MD, PhD, Chief of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, took the podium and welcomed everyone … Read more

NICU Expansion Creates Lasting Memories For Families

July 20, 2023

By Mark Kimmel, UNC Health Foundation It’s well established that UNC Children’s has set a standard for world-class care for newborns and their families. Though the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides care for more than 900 infants each year, … Read more

#ValuesSuperStars: Wendy Stevenson

July 11, 2023

At an early age, we are taught the Golden Rule – treat others the way you want to be treated. While many people try to implement this teaching in their daily lives, it’s not often that someone truly embodies the … Read more

Angier Set To Join UNC Health Foundation as CFO

June 7, 2023

Jon Angier has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer at the UNC Health Foundation, effective July 24, Foundation president Leslie H. Nelson-Bernier announced recently. Angier joins the Foundation after nearly 10 years as director of finance for UNC Faculty … Read more