Light the Way to a brighter holiday for the kids

Every year, there are kids and families who have to spend the holidays in the Hospital.

This December, let's remind them they are not alone.

The Light the Way campaign is a part of Rady Children's goal to raise $2 million this holiday season. Become a fundraiser and help us continue offering world-class care to every child who needs us.

Help us reach our goal

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Raise
$100

Shine A Light

Help us ensure Rady Children's Hospital is there for every child who needs us. From lab tests to teddy bears, every dollar goes toward care for the whole child -- mind and body.

Raise
$500

Light the Way Celebration

Raise at least $500 and receive an invitation to a truly special evening at the Hospital. Together with first responders and Hospital staff, we will wish a goodnight to some of San Diego's sickest kids.

Raise
$1000

Bigger and Brighter

Go big for the little ones. Make a lasting impact on the programs which exist thanks to the generosity of our donors -- programs like healing arts, canine therapy, rapid whole genome sequencing and more.

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Meet Carter

Carter knows sports. Fact after fact, figure after figure. An avid fan of nearly every athlete, then 5-year-old Carter was always on the move, researching players and playing every sport he could. Until one day Carter got a fever that wouldn’t clear up. Fatigue set in. He stopped participating in his favorite sports. Carter’s parents, Nicole and Jason, grew concerned.

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Light the Way Celebration

Individuals and community groups will fundraise for the Hospital care area closest to their heart and can earn tickets to our Light the Way Celebration—a heartwarming, intimate evening event which takes place just before curfew at the Hospital. Together with Hospital staff, community advocates and first responders, you and yours can shine a light into the lives of some of San Diego’s sickest kids and wish them all a good night.

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