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Heart of Gold event raises more than $495,000 for Providence Center for Medically Fragile Children

February 16, 2015

This year’s Providence Child Center Heart of Gold Dinner was a wonderful evening full of heartwarming tributes and an outpouring of generosity to help every child grow and flourish. Thursday’s event raised more than $495,000 for Providence’s Center for Medically Fragile Children to support the life enriching programs and therapies that help these children reach their fullest potential.

Local philanthropist Joe Weston is Providence Child Center's 2015 "Heart of Gold" award recipient

February 09, 2015

Joe Weston has always had a unique talent for fostering potential. While the Portland real estate developer and philanthropist has built a...

Shower the children with green rain

December 31, 2014

Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub and Providence Federal Credit Union are raising money for the medically fragile children at Providence Child Center.

Providence Center for Medically Fragile Children participate in the Portland Junior Rose Festival Parade

June 17, 2013

A sunny June day made for a perfect day for a children's parade.

Grant enhances dental experience for special needs children at Providence

March 20, 2013

Children with special needs will have it a little easier in the dentist’s chair at Providence Child Center, thanks to a $25,000 grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington.

Giving children a voice

November 14, 2012

Providence Child Center uses technology to help children communicate.

Prom night at the Center for Medically Fragile Children

May 17, 2012

The children at the center danced the night away at their prom on May 16.

Grant from Walmart Foundation helps bring smiles to Providence Child Center kids

March 15, 2012

A $25,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation helps Providence Specialty Pediatric Dental Clinic provide more oral health care to children.

It's a family affair for Providence Child Center "Heart of Gold" awardee

March 07, 2012

Nancy Lematta and her family were honored with the Providence Child Center Foundation “Heart of Gold” award for their dedication in improving the lives of children with special needs. 

Church congregation joins together to support medically fragile children

February 28, 2012

Lake Grove Presbyterian Church offered up support for the Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center.

Duct tape wallets support Providence Child Center

January 09, 2012

Two students from All Saints School made and sold wallets made out of duct tape and donated the profits to Providence Child Center.

Providing a positive dental experience

January 09, 2012

Providence pediatric dentist successfully treats medically fragile children and young patients who have difficulty seeing the dentist.

Amy Roloff’s birthday wish of helping children comes true

November 29, 2011

Amy Roloff, who starred in the hit TV reality show “Little People, Big World,” held a charity event to celebrate her birthday.

Donors give $103,000 to “Give Kids a Voice”

November 29, 2011

Providence Child Center radiothon surpasses goal.

Team Gaffney Swim & Cruise for the Kids goes distance

August 30, 2011

Team Gaffney raises nearly $79,000 for Providence Child Center Foundation.