Donate and deliver happiness

You can choose to donate once or set up a recurring monthly donation to make your gift to go even further

two girls in starlight gowns in the hospital

Become a Shining Star

Shining Stars are a passionate group of monthly givers dedicated to transforming the hospital experience and delivering happiness to millions of seriously ill kids. 

Sponsor a hospital

Transform a children’s hospital with Starlight programs and be recognized as the official program sponsor

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Your gift will make a real impact

  1. 1 min

    How often a child is in need of medical care

  2. 500+

    The number of hospitals and health care facilities in our nationwide network

  3. 2.4 million

    hospitalized kids and families impacted by Starlight programs in 2022.

  4. $10

    The amount that can deliver happiness to 10 children

Thank you Starlight for being the heroes behind-the-scenes and bringing joy and comfort to my daughter.

- Karen Chapin, Mom of daughter Charlotte who suffered severe burns and spent weeks in the hospital