Seattle Children’s Is a Worthy Cause
Seattle Children’s is an especially worthy recipient of support. One of the nation’s top children’s hospitals, it’s also an important research institute and provider of specialized care across the Northwest. Children’s is reaching kids at a growing network of sites. One standout is the Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic, which provides medical, dental, nutritional and mental-health services in central Seattle. Supporting the “It Starts with Yes” campaign will help Children’s expand the clinic into a larger facility with a new emphasis on addressing root causes of illness. Children’s is also opening a stand-alone clinic in Everett this year, joining clinics it operates in places such as Bellevue, Federal Way and Wenatchee, and specialty centers such as a pediatric heart center in Anchorage. Seattle Children’s is also a key player in the regional cluster of health-care research and innovation. Its growing research institute has already pioneered breakthrough technologies, including cystic-fibrosis treatments and cancer therapies.
About Seattle Children’s
Seattle Children’s mission is to provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Together, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Research Institute and Foundation deliver superior patient care, identify new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research, and raise funds to create better futures for patients.
Ranked as one of the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Seattle Children’s serves as the pediatric and adolescent academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the largest region of any children’s hospital in the country. As one of the nation’s top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children’s Research Institute is internationally recognized for its work in neurosciences, immunology, cancer, infectious disease, injury prevention and much more. Seattle Children’s Hospital and Research Foundation works with the Seattle Children’s Guild Association, the largest all-volunteer fundraising network for any hospital in the country, to gather community support and raise funds for uncompensated care and research. Join Seattle Children’s bold initiative – It Starts With Yes: The Campaign for Seattle Children’s – to transform children’s health for generations to come.
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