Yes Ambassador Triptych

Patients inspire our work every day. They also motivated the launch of It Starts With Yes: The Campaign for Seattle Children’s because we see a day where we can say yes to hope, care and cure for all kids.

It Starts With Yes Patient Ambassadors

  • Meet Caleb

    An engaging first-grader with a fighting spirit finds his medical home at Seattle Children’s and lives his healthiest, most fulfilling life possible.

  • Meet Erin

    A brave girl wise beyond her years beats cancer for the third time with the help of a game-changing treatment at Seattle Children’s.

  • Meet Jonah and Jeremiah

    Two bright boys being raised by their grandmother receive integrated primary care at Seattle Children’s Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic.

  • Meet Makenna

    A teen who takes lifelong medical hurdles in stride – and says thank you to Seattle Children’s by making a difference for other kids.

  • Meet Carmen

    A toddler moves from epilepsy to high school valedictorian – after a 10-hour brain surgery at Seattle Children’s frees her from daily seizures.

  • Meet Cassidy

    An aspiring Broadway star who uses music to navigate life’s ups and downs and recently wrote a song about her 41st surgery.

About It Starts With Yes

It Starts With Yes: The Campaign for Seattle Children’s is a bold initiative – $1 billion bold – to partner with our community and deliver on our shared vision to transform children’s health for generations to come. With your generous support, we can envision a day when we can say yes to hope, care and cure for every child. See what your yes can do and donate today.