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Madeline's Story

When doctors at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia fixed Madeline Grace McAndrews' heart, their extraordinary efforts also touched the hearts of her grateful family.

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News from the Frontline

Ryan Seacrest Foundation Selects CHOP As Site for New Broadcast Media Center

The Ryan Seacrest Foundation (RSF) has selected The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia as its newest site for construction of THE VOICE, an interactive closed-circuit broadcast multi-media center. THE VOICE provides young patients within The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia community with an outlet to engage in activities related to radio, TV and new media, ranging from broadcasting like a disc jockey and playing their favorite songs to watching live artists perform and interviewing celebrities.

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Potential Treatment Found for Debilitating Bone Disease in Soldiers and Children

Promising new research reveals a potentially highly effective treatment for heterotopic ossification (HO), a painful and often debilitating abnormal buildup of bone tissue. HO comes in two main forms: one that appears in children and is congenital, and another that strikes wounded military personnel and surgery patients and is triggered by severe injuries and wounds.

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Upcoming Events

55th Annual Daisy Day Luncheon and Fashion Show

April 27, 2011
Philadelphia, PA

Enjoy a fashion show featuring the
J. Mendel Fall 2011 Collection and support The Cardiac Center's Single Ventricle Survivorship Program.

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Philadelphia Wine Festival

May 7, 2011
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Join us for the 10th Annual Philadelphia Wine Festival, hosted by Philadelphia magazine and the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board. This renowned food and wine festival will take place on Saturday, May 7th at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, benefiting The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Shop to Give

Ever have trouble picking out what to wear? is here to the rescue, and during the month of April, W2WW will donate $1 to CHOP for every new sign-up to their biweekly newsletter. In addition, they will donate 25% of all commissions from sales originating from their site!

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Featured Fundraising Page

Kids Curing Cancer

Learn how Kelsey, Erin and Brittany are raising funds to help find a cure for cancer, so that every kid can have a healthy childhood.

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Question of the Month

Approximately how many children across the U.S. are currently waiting for organ transplants?

A.  1,200
B.  1,400
C.  1,600
D.  1,800

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