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We connect care, community and discovery to help every child grow up stronger.

Your Generosity at Work

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1,500+

Active Research Projects

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246,000+

Patients Receive Care Annually

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$139+

Million in Uncompensated Care

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Your charitable donation changes children’s lives. Support exceptional health care and discoveries that offer hope, healing and brighter futures.

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It’s your community. You can make a difference. Attend an event. Fundraise with family and friends. Engage employees and customers. Share your story. Inspire support for children’s health.

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Every Dollar Makes a Difference*

The care that we received at Children’s National — I can’t even put it into words. Each night, the nurses put a shirt I’d worn in Cannon’s isolette so he could have a piece of me when I left. They didn’t have to do that, but it meant so much to me.

Laurie, grateful parent of Cannon, who had open heart surgery at four days old

News & Stories

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Join the Race for Every Child 5K Run/Walk

Walk or run a 5K and Kids Dash on Saturday, Oct. 19 at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., or virtually. The Race unites our community to create a healthier future for kids.

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Children's Ball 2024

Children’s Ball 2024 Elevates Pediatric Care

Ball attendees celebrated new beginnings for patients and families. Together, we created brighter futures for children.

Children's Ball 2024
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Moments Matter at Children's National

Meet some of the moms of our young patients. Your generosity gives families like theirs moments of hope and joy.

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*These items are examples of what your generosity can provide.

 

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We support diversity, equity and inclusion in our workplace and community. This commitment is part of our mission to create a better future for children and their families. Read about it.

Our medical residents are 3x more diverse than the national average. Meet them.