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Women for Riley members support a compelling grants program that advances its mission and impacts individual patients, their families and the hospital as a whole.

Grants submitted by Riley Hospital personnel are reviewed in February when the grants committee members vote to approve grants in amounts up to $10,000. 

To date, Women for Riley has awarded more than $700,000 in grants.

The 2017 grants that were approved included:

  • Keeping Kids Safe - Car Seat Program 
  • Certified Child Life Specialist
  • Hope in Healing Bereavement Program
  • Riley Children's Health Infant Safe Sleep Initiative
  • Developmental Toys for Riley and Methodist NICU Patients
  • Riley School Program Salary Request
  • Low Protein Food Guides for Protein Restricted Children
  • Riley Hospital Pediatric End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Training Course
 

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    How Riley Research Saved Josh's Life
    October 4, 2017

    Watch how a boy with a life-threatening heart defect... More

    How Riley Research Saved Josh's Life October 4, 2017

    Watch how a boy with a life-threatening heart defect became healthy enough to run cross country.

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    Caiden's Musical Send-Off!
    July 18, 2017

    Six-month-old Caiden Rogers went home from the hospital... More

    Caiden's Musical Send-Off! July 18, 2017

    Six-month-old Caiden Rogers went home from the hospital for the first time in his life with a singing send-off. Mom Shakiyla Rogers says of Riley, “If we didn’t come here, he wouldn’t have made it.”

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    Meet Ava Richards
    June 6, 2017

    7-year old Ava Richards and her dad talk about living... More

    Meet Ava Richards June 6, 2017

    7-year old Ava Richards and her dad talk about living with type 1 diabetes.

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    A Magical Night Under the Sea
    May 18, 2017

    All too often children undergoing cancer treatments... More

    A Magical Night Under the Sea May 18, 2017

    All too often children undergoing cancer treatments cannot stray too far from home. However, at last month’s Riley Cancer Center Family Prom more than 250 patients, family members and staff from Riley Hospital for Children enjoyed an evening of dancing, food and fun. A special thank you to Women for Riley for organizing this annual event for these deserving families.

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    Riley Hospital Autism Hub
    April 4, 2017

    Learn how Riley is working to help increase early... More

    Riley Hospital Autism Hub April 4, 2017

    Learn how Riley is working to help increase early diagnosis of autism in Indiana.

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    Simon Skjodt Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Unit at Riley Hospital
    February 10, 2017

    Thanks to a visionary donor, Riley Hospital has a brand... More

    Simon Skjodt Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Unit at Riley Hospital February 10, 2017

    Thanks to a visionary donor, Riley Hospital has a brand new wing. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look before patients arrived in November 2016.

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    John Andretti honored as Champion for Children
    December 20, 2016

    Congratulations to John Andretti on receiving the 2016... More

    John Andretti honored as Champion for Children December 20, 2016

    Congratulations to John Andretti on receiving the 2016 Dr. Morris Green Champion for Children Award.

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    2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon Finale Video
    December 20, 2016

    Watch our 2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon Finale Video... More

    2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon Finale Video December 20, 2016

    Watch our 2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon Finale Video presented by Barnes & Thornburg LLP.

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    Meet our 2017 Riley Champions
    December 15, 2016

    Each year, several special children who show courage and... More

    Meet our 2017 Riley Champions December 15, 2016

    Each year, several special children who show courage and selfless dedication to others through philanthropic efforts are selected to serve as Riley Champions.

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    2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon Recap
    November 22, 2016

    Watch our recap video from the 2016 Hope Happens Here... More

    2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon Recap November 22, 2016

    Watch our recap video from the 2016 Hope Happens Here Luncheon.

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