Tag Archives: Valley Children’s Hospital

University students gift books, crayons to young hospital patients

The holiday spirit of joy and giving came early to the young patients at Valley Children’s Hospital. It was all thanks to an idea more than a decade in the making from a Fresno State professor. “We wanted to do ...

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Students hope to make a child’s day with a pack of crayons and a coloring book

Publication design students are holding a crayon drive to go along with hand-made coloring books for local children who are battling illnesses. The Crayon Drive started as a class assignment in Dr. Tamyra Pierce’s publication design course. Pierce is a ...

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The road to Kids Day

It was a race to the top spot Tuesday for Fresno State organizations who wanted to give back to the community for Valley Children’s annual Kids Day fundraiser. In 2016, Fresno State Army ROTC placed first by raising $7,603, Pi ...

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Volunteers renovating a Valley Children’s Hospital garden

Student volunteers from the Jan and Bud Richter Center for Community Engagement and Service-Learning and the campus horticulture unit replanted a therapy garden at Valley Children’s Hospital Saturday. As part of Make a Difference Day, the volunteers restored the garden ...

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Record breaking Kids Day

Thousands of students and community members saw the sun rise as they sold Kids Day editions of the Fresno Bee. Kids Day has been the Valley’s opportunity to gather the community to sell a special editions of the Fresno Bee ...

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Kids Day celebrates 25 years on Tuesday

The 25th anniversary of Kids Day will draw 60 Fresno State student organizations to take part in Fresno’s largest volunteer event of the year on Tuesday. Starting at 5 a.m., Fresno residents will come out by the hundred’s to sell a special edition of the Fresno Bee on street corners around campus and all around Fresno.

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