Meet Our Donors

Ellie Svenson

Celebrating a Lifelong Volunteer Spirit
Ellie first volunteered at St. Louis Children's with her mother in 1974 and continued throughout her life. Though she no longer can support us "in house", she is continuing to make a difference.Read More


Smart Giving, From the Heart
Emily Williams is a well-informed philanthropist, educating herself on smart ways to give that not only benefit St. Louis Children’s Hospital but also meet her financial and charitable goals. Read More


Gift Honors Hospital 'Family'
At a mere 10 weeks old, in 1992, Lauren Broughton underwent a heart transplant. What followed were years of state-of-the-art medical attention from the doctors and nurses at St. Louis Children's Hospital and Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Read More


Meet Virginia
Treated at St. Louis Children’s Hospital as a young patient herself, learn why Virginia chooses to give back to the hospital and help other families with financial difficulties. Watch the Video

Jerry Powers with his grandson Michael

A Grateful Grandfather Gives Back
Spending time with his grandson, Michael is one of Jerry Powers' greatest joys. He credits St. Louis Children's Hospital for making their time together possible. Read More

Nelda Hinckley

Giving Back and Giving Locally
One donor’s secrets to finding meaning in tragedy.  Read More

Debbie and Velma

A Life-long Memory Turns into a Legacy of Giving
Debbie had with a conversation with a St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation staff member, Jan Rogers, about why she and her husband, Ralph decided to include Children’s Hospital in their estate plans.  Read More


A Life Saved. A Life-Long Friendship. A Meaningful Tribute.
The relationship between Dr. Feigin and the Grigg family began with a middle-of-the-night ride to the emergency room at Children’s Hospital.  Read More