Events to help kids enjoy being kids

Two young girls

Events to help kids enjoy being kids

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Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 5th annual Summer Scamper 5k, 10k, and kids’ fun run on June 21, 2015. Together we raised over $500,000 for our hospital—a new record! Check the Summer Scamper website for the latest, including photos and race results.

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Summer Scamper



It’s the hospital’s biggest night of the year! Since 2002, patients and siblings who’ve attended our hospital school celebrate and share the fun. Hospital school teachers and patients organize the event, sponsored by a variety of local businesses.


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Trick-or-Treat Trail

Our Annual Trick-or-Treat Trail takes place in the hospital, so that kids with cancer, heart disease, cystic fibrosis and other serious illness can experience the thrill of Halloween even as they’re getting world-class care.


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Trick or treat trail at Stanford Children's Health