Your support makes all the difference. It provides our patients and their families with hope in the darkest of times and healing when they need it the most. 

Because of your support:

    • Heart100children receive lifesaving transplants each year

    • IV BagMore than 1,000kids and young adults receive the latest and most effective cancer treatments each year

    • StethascopeMore than 1,000tiny NICU babies receive care

    • AwardMore than 35,000local children at 71 schools receive community health and wellness programming



Because of you, families hear the words:


    • "The cancer is gone!"

    • "Your son matched with an organ donor!"


Because of your investment:


more than 550 active research projects focusing on therapies and cures for many childhood diseases are just on the horizon.


Because of your partnership:


families travel from all 50 states and from 68 countries around the world for the expert medical care and leading clinicians at UPMC Children’s.


Because you give:


kids get second chances and healthier tomorrows.


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If That Doesn't Convince You

Read stories of your impact below. From clinical support and ground-breaking research, to exellence in patient care, philanthropic support powers so much of what we do, and makes a difference in the lives of our kids.

What's Happening

  • Two doctors working in the lab

    Foundation Receives $1 Million Gift from Alba Tull

    The gift will benefit Children’s Neuroscience Institute, advancing crucial research for children’s brain health

  • UPMC Children's Hospital Foundation Logo

    UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation Announces New Board Members

    UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation announced the appointment of three new board members to the UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees

  • Professional women with masks on work on a laptop

    Whole Child Wellness Clinic Provides a Novel Approach to Meeting the Needs of Children and Families

    With donor support, UPMC Children’s has launched a trailblazing pilot program...

  • UPMC Children's Hospital Foundation Logo

    New Look, Same Mission

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation is now UPMC Children's Hospital Foundation!

  • Music Therapist Kory with a Patient

    Lasting Gifts to Strengthen Music Therapy at UPMC Children’s

    Music therapy is one of UPMC Children’s most treasured programs.

  • Dr. Rakesh Sindhi - UPMC Children's Transplant

    Blazing News Trails in Transplantation

    UPMC Children’s is at the forefront of pediatric transplantation research.

  • Dr. Vockley with patient Mateus

    Innovation in Gene Therapy Starts at UPMC Children’s

    UPMC Children’s is on its way to becoming the lead site for development and human clinical trials of a new gene therapy treatment for VLCADD.

  • Owen and his siblings with checks from their fundraiser

    Ninth Grade Athlete and Heart Transplant Recipient Organizes Golf Fundraiser

    Owen and his community organized a fundraising golf event, which he called “Golf FORE Heart.”

  • Sophie Ann outside of UPMC Children's

    Meet One Family Supporting UPMC Children’s Excellence in Scleroderma Research

    The recent passing of television star Bob Saget has put scleroderma research in the national spotlight – research that’s breaking ground right here at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

There are countless ways to get involved!

From lemonade stands and piggy bank donations, to golf outings and fundraising pages, the possibilities are endless!

Find some suggested ways to get involved here.