Ways to Help

There are so many ways to support Children's Hospital of Philadelphia! Join us at an annual event. Plan your own community or school event. Run a race. Make a planned gift. Create a fundraising page. Learn about matching gifts and other ways your company can help the children at CHOP. How will you get involved?


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Attend an Event

Support tomorrow’s breakthroughs by attending a fun and uplifting event to benefit CHOP.

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Plan a Fundraiser

You don’t need experience to host an event to support CHOP – just the enthusiasm to make it happen!

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Special Event Favors

Choose a card or bookmark to distribute to guests in lieu of favors at your next special event.

Ways to Make a Gift

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Make a Donation

Gifts of all sizes power every lifesaving treatment and breakthrough discovery at CHOP.

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Planned Giving

A gift to CHOP in your will or trust can ensure happy, healthy tomorrows for children everywhere.

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How to Make a Gift

Learn how you can support CHOP’s relentless commitment to helping every patient and family.

Fundraise for CHOP

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Plan a Community Fundraiser

Host a golf outing, start a 5k Run or Walk, or have a bake sale. How will you get your community involved?

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Create an Online Fundraiser

Fundraising pages are a fun and easy way to make donations to CHOP and encourage others to do the same.

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Host a School Fundraiser

Pajama Day. Dance-a-thon. Bingo night. Bake sale. How will your school help children at CHOP?

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Run Your Race for CHOP

Whether you're running a 5K in Philadelphia or a marathon anywhere else around the world, you can join TEAM CHOP!

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Create a Virtual Toy Drive

Brighten a child’s hospital stay by raising funds for the purchase of toys for CHOP patients.

Shop for CHOP

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Shop for a Cause

Did you know you can support CHOP by shopping or dining out? Find out where you can shop and dine on selected days to help support CHOP.

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Become a Shop for CHOP Partner

Show your customers that you support the children at CHOP by fundraising for CHOP.


More Ways to Get Involved

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CHOP volunteers plan an important role in the experience of patients and families.

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Corporate Partnerships

Corporations support a wide range of cutting-edge pediatric programs at CHOP.

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Donate Items to Child Life

We have an ongoing need for new toys, craft supplies, books, video games and more.

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Join a Giving Society

Your philanthropic support may earn you recognition in one of CHOP’s exclusive Giving Societies.

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Become an Ambassador

Champion and advance CHOP's mission through leadership of philanthropic efforts.