Days Inn by Wyndham and Starlight Children’s Foundation Team Up to Debut New Design-A-Gown Contest for Pediatric Hospital Patients Nationwide

Starlight to receive five percent of every Days Inn booking made with new “Brighter Days” rate PARSIPPANY, N.J. – July 2, 2019 – Days Inn® by Wyndham is looking to bring some extra sunshine to those who need it most this summer, teaming up with Starlight Children’s Foundation to launch its latest design-a-gown contest. Open now, the contest invites Days …

Starlight Children’s Foundation, Niagara Cares, and Scholastic Announce the 2019 My Starlight Gown Contest Winners

All seven winning designs will be added to the Starlight Gown collection to help deliver happiness to hospitalized kids Los Angeles (June 19, 2019) – Starlight Children’s Foundation, in partnership with Niagara Cares, the philanthropic arm of Niagara Bottling, and Scholastic are pleased to announce the winners of the second annual My Starlight Gown Contest. The winning designs will be …

Starlight Children’s Foundation Awarded Fourth Consecutive Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

LOS ANGELES. (JUNE 5, 2019) – Charity Navigator, America’s largest and most-utilized independent nonprofit evaluator, has awarded a top 4-star rating to Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization that delivers happiness to seriously ill children and their families, for its exceptional fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency. This is the fourth consecutive year Starlight has earned a 4-star …

Starlight Children’s Foundation Partners with Colgate-Palmolive and H-E-B to Deliver Happiness to Seriously Ill Kids in Houston

Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston receives four new Starlight Fun Centers® and more than 3,500 Starlight Gowns™ HOUSTON, TEXAS (May 15, 2019) – Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization that delivers happiness to seriously ill children, has partnered with Colgate-Palmolive and H-E-B to donate four Starlight Fun Centers and 3,550 Starlight Gowns to hospitalized kids at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital. …

Adam Garone Joins Starlight Children’s Foundation As Chief Executive Officer

LOS ANGELES (May 16, 2019)—Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization dedicated to delivering happiness to seriously kids and their families, today announced that its Board of Directors has named activist, social entrepreneur, and former Movember Foundation CEO and co-founder Adam Garone as its new Chief Executive Officer. In a video released today, Adam talks about his vision for the 37-year-old non-profit …

Starlight Children’s Foundation, Niagara Cares, and Scholastic Launch 2019 ‘My Starlight Gown’ Contest

Second annual design contest challenges kids and families across America to create winning designs for a new Starlight Gown to bring smiles to hospitalized kids LOS ANGELES, Calif. (March 14, 2019) – Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization dedicated to creating moments of joy and comfort for hospitalized kids and their families, announced today the return of its award-winning design competition, …

Starlight Children’s Foundation Partners with Renowned Saxophonist Dave Koz to Improve the Hospital Experience for Children Nationwide

The 25-year relationship continues this winter with donations of Dave Koz Starlight Gowns and Starlight Fun Centers to dozens of hospitals along each stop of the 21st Annual Dave Koz & Friends Christmas Tour Los Angeles, Calif. (November 19, 2018) – Today, Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization dedicated to bringing joy and comfort to hospitalized children, announced a new holiday …

Starlight Children’s Foundation, the Walt Disney Company and Google Unveil ‘Starlight Xperience,’ an Innovative New Virtual Reality Program Designed to Transform the Hospital Experience for Children

 Founding Sponsor, Star Wars: Force for Change, Collaborates on New Technology Program Using Virtual Reality SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (October 11, 2018) – Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization whose mission is to create moments of joy and comfort for hospitalized kids and their families, unveiled today its newest initiative, Starlight Xperience virtual reality, a groundbreaking new technology program that offers …

MLB and Clubs to Wear “Gold” On September 1st to Promote the Fight Against Childhood Cancer

League-Wide “Childhood Cancer Awareness Day” will Feature a Variety of On-Field Elements, Including Pregame Ceremonies, First Pitches & Hospital Visits MLB Players, Coaches & Umpires will Wear Gold Ribbon Decals and Wristbands LOS ANGELES, Calif. (August 30, 2018) – Major League Baseball today announced that for the third consecutive year MLB Clubs will dedicate a special “Childhood Cancer Awareness Day” …

Starlight Children’s Foundation Teams Up With The Tennessee Titan Jurrell Casey and The Casey Fund to Create and Deliver a New ‘Unstoppable’ Starlight Gown to Hospitalized Kids

The new Starlight All-Star will donate $999 for every sack recorded this season.  LOS ANGELES, Calif. (August 23, 2018) – Starlight Children’s Foundation, an organization dedicated to creating moments of joy and comfort for hospitalized children and their families, announced today that Tennessee Titans defensive end Jurrell Casey is officially joining their team of All-Star supporters. As a new Starlight …