Sara hiking at Table Mountain National Park in Cape Town, South Africa.

Newest Team Member Brings Child Life Expertise to Starlight Programs  

Starlight’s newest team member, Sara Mathews, brings a new perspective – one that many Starlight families can relate to. She was born with a congenital heart defect. She’s endured seven major surgeries, the first one at just two weeks old. She’s had long hospital stays, hundreds of doctor visits and she knows what it’s like to live with a chronic …

This Mother’s Day We’re Celebrating the Mom’s Who are Exceptionally Strong Women

Esther is a mother from Nigeria, she is soft spoken, has an incredible laugh and hums as she holds her baby. She came to America a few months ago to give birth because hospitals aren’t as well equipped in Africa. She experienced zero complications throughout pregnancy and gave birth to a baby boy named Great. When doctors conducted a routine …