STARLIGHT CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION, NIAGARA CARES AND SCHOLASTIC LAUNCH 2019 ‘MY STARLIGHT GOWN’ CAMPAIGN

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, …

An Interrupted Childhood: Living with a Rare Disease

“The doctor said she’s one in a million. I thought he was being sarcastic.” In December 2014, Michelle was feeling a mix of emotions as she found out her six-year-old daughter, Avery, was diagnosed with a rare genetic disease called Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia, or HoFH. Avery has cholesterol levels that are ten times the normal rate for a child her …

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 …