Farm to Families New Partnership!

Farm to Families is thrilled to announce that starting June 1st, we will be providing fresh vegetables and fruit from Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative – a group of more than 90 small farmers in Lancaster Pa who are committed to growing organic, sustainable food in our region. This produce was ripened on the vine, picked by hand and then delivered to us in Philadelphia in less than 24 hours. The quick turn-around from harvest to table ensures that food retains the highest nutrient...Read more...

Community Oral Health Initiative

Our Community Oral Health Initiative (COHI) is a fully mobile dentist’s office! We make it easy for children to access quality dental care through our partnership with schools and early childhood education centers within the community. Operating 234 days in the last year, the Care Mobile partnered with 54 sites that included District, Charter, and Parochial schools, foster care centers, and Head Start schools. During the summer months, we served family shelters, summer camps, child care...Read more...

22 “Top Docs” at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

Philadelphia Magazine Top Doctors 2014 Every year, our region’s top physicians are recognized for the outstanding work they do – from ground-breaking research to the extraordinary care of patients and their families. St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children is proud to work with such a talented group of people to attend to the health and wellbeing of the children in our community. Congratulations to Dr. Agustin Legido, Neurology, Dr. Joseph Melvin, Neurology,  Dr. Eric...Read more...

Welcoming Our Program Director

St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children is proud to introduce our new Program Director, Jamiliyah Foster. A Philadelphia-native, graduate of Masterman, Girls’ High and St. Joseph’s University with an M.S. in Criminolgy, Jamiliyah has a background in research and program evaluation, has authored multiple research publications, and is passionate about creating healthy lives for under-served children in her hometown.Read more...

Heal the Burn

“Seeing is Believing!” Magic & Comedy Show Benefiting Heal the Burn Foundation April 5th, 2014 at 7pm Mitchell Performing Arts Center 800 Tomlinson Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009   Featuring: America’s Got Talent Finalist Michael Grasso, Sideshow Comedy of Doc Swan, Mike Miller, Richie B and your Host Todd Kupper aka “Taddo” For more information or to purchase tickets visit: HealingTheBurn.org or call 215-947-7384     Heal The...Read more...

Farm to Families has two new pick-up sites

Farm to Families is expanding!  You can now access our delicious and affordable produce at two new pick-up sites. Thanks to an innovative partnership with the St. Mary Medical Center and their Families Living Well program, Farm to Families is now available in Levittown, Bucks County, PA. Located at the Queen of the Universe Parish Center, this site is open in the early afternoon on Fridays. Please call 215-710-4163 for more information. In addition, you can now pick up Farm to Families boxes...Read more...