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Cook Children's Health Foundation

Cook Children's embraces an inspiring promise to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Through your generosity, you can help us fulfill this promise.

Want to help? You can make an immediate impact on the lives of the children and families at Cook Children's by donating today.


Volunteers make a difference for patients and families every day through the gift of their time, energy, and talents.

Cook Children's GenerosityWays to give

You can make an immediate impact on the lives of the children and families we serve.

Pickin for Preemies11th Annual Pickin' for Preemies

After 10 years of Pickin’ for Preemies on Labor Day, our baby has a new due date … THURSDAY, Sept. 8! Join us at Billy Bob’s for our annual Texas Red Dirt country music event to create hope for Cook Children’s tiniest patients. Individual tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available!

About our foundationAbout our foundation

Matching the needs of the health care system with generous philanthropic support from the community.

Connect with us

Follow us on Facebook and stay connected to the latest news and events. Discover great stories, find out what’s happening at Cook Children’s and see how your support is making a difference in the lives of the families we serve. Get connected today!.

Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is a non-profit organization that raises funds for more than 170 children's hospitals to help sick and injured kids in local communities. We cherish every child that is touched by Cook Children's.

Plan a fundraiser

Cook Children's is the beneficiary of a variety of events held throughout the year by individuals, community groups and businesses. Your generosity helps Cook Children's fulfill our promise to improve the health of every child in our region. Plan a special event fundraiser

Planned giving

Whether you want to support our mission today or design a plan that benefits Cook Children's after you are gone, you can feel good knowing that you are shaping the future of health care for children for generations to come. Begin your giving journey.

Birthday clubs

Birthdays are a special time to celebrate and by joining the Peter Pan Birthday Club and Forever Young Birthday Club, you have the opportunity to impact the life of a sick child. All of the gifts made help meet specific needs of children in the medical center and in the community.

Wish lists

If you're looking for a way to help fulfill an immediate need that can provide assistance to our patients and their families, and sometimes even bring a smile, please consider contributing to our Wish List by purchasing and donating some of our most needed items.

Special events benefiting Cook Children's

11th annual Pickin' for Preemies
September 8
Our annual Texas Red Dirt country music festival benefiting the NICU is scheduled for Thursday, September 8 at Billy Bob’s. Individual tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available!

ALEX AND ANI unicorn charm in silver and gold
Through 2016
The ALEX AND ANI unicorn charm bangle can be purchased in stores and online - with 20% going to your local Children's Miracle Network Hospital, Cook Children's.

Panda Express Round Up Campaign
All Year Long
Panda Express asks customers to round up their purchase to the nearest dollar with proceeds benefiting local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Cook Children's receives 100% of the donations from Panda Express restaurants located in various counties throughout our area.

RE/MAX Honor Cards
All Year Long
RE/MAX real estate agents often donate $25 through the honor card program to Cook Children's in honor of their clients during closing.

Extra Life
All Year Long
Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world to raise funds all year to support your local Children's Miracle Network Hospital, Cook Children's. Each year, Extra Life has a 24-hour gaming marathon in the fall to capitalize on players joining together for a great cause. Since its inception in 2008, Extra Life has raised more than $14 million for local CMN hospitals.

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