Charity Care

Five Physicians Honored for Outstanding Care of Patients Near the End of Life

Five physicians who have distinguished themselves in caring for patients near the end of life have been named recipients of the 2013 Hastings Center Cunniff-Dixon Physician Awards.

Charitable Care 
in Developing Countries

A team of U.S. medical students examines a 6-year-old girl in a mountain community outside of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. She is breathing hard. She can barely walk or talk. She has a remarkable heart murmur. And she’s blue.

A Dream Come True for Children with Serious Illnesses

Mike Schmidt, Mariah Carey, Adam Sandler and Dan Marino are just a few of the A-list celebrities who have partnered with a Lehigh Valley nonprofit organization to make local children’s dreams come true … literally. Dream Come True, a Lehigh Valley-based charity founded in 1984 and made up primarily of volunteers, has turned dreams into reality for more than 1,000 chronically and terminally ill children in the greater Lehigh Valley area.