Children and Youth

Cause Children & Youth Be a Superhero Ensure a bright future for young people who face special challenges Donate Every young person deserves the chance to pursue their best life Your support means youth who are living with cancer or a disability have access to specialized resources for the challenges they face Children are a…

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Children’s Hope Gala raises $300,000

A young girl is balanced on her father's knees pretending to be an airplane.

Annual event sets new record, raising $300,000 for Bon Secours pediatric care More than 430 guests attended Bon Secours Richmond Health Care Foundation’s annual Children’s Hope Gala On March 25, 2023 at Main Street Station’s First Floor Shed, guests and sponsors raised over $300,000 for pediatric programs and services.   A silent auction offered local…

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Meet Deacon & Anne

You are helping Deacon reach his developmental milestones When Anne Smith learned that her son Deacon suffered from a rare auto-chromosomal syndrome, there was one thing in particular that she didn’t expect. “We didn’t understand what a feat it was to get him feeding himself,” she said. Six years later, thanks to the collaborative therapies…

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Francesca’s Story

You helped the Bjorklunds stay close to care during their daughters’ intensive therapy When her teenage twin daughters needed intensive physical therapy, Francesca Bjorklund and her family knew they could count on your help. The Bon Secours Richmond Hope Therapy Center provided the three weeks of therapy the girls needed, and the Evelyn D. Reinhart…

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Danny’s Story

You help Danny hold his family together “No Martin left behind” is a motto of hope for the Martin family. They say it at the dinner table as a reminder to support and encourage one other. Danny’s youngest daughter, Aa’drian, suffered a brain injury at birth, leaving her fully dependent. When his wife left the…

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Meet the Cramer Family

You helped the Cramer family cope with the loss of a husband and father Two years ago, Liz Cramer’s husband, Rob, died suddenly of a heart attack at age 35. Liz, an active-duty lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force, needed a way for her and her three daughters to process overwhelming trauma and…

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Meet the Gardener Family

You helped Marisa and Anthony get the support their family needs to succeed Marisa Gardener grew up with a college educated mother who instilled in her the importance of education. As a mother herself, with one-year-old Mason at home and baby Chase on the way, Marisa would remember the values her mother had shared. She…

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Chanie’s Story

Chanie gives so that she can see real changes in her surrounding communities Chanie Carlton is invested. Her job on the Bon Secours Baltimore finance team makes sure grant programs stay in compliance. She gives back as an associate donor because she sees the good works that result from donations to the Foundation.    “Some…

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Children and Youth

Cause Children & Youth Be a Superhero Ensure a bright future for West Baltimore kids Donate Improving lives, one child at a time  Your donation means our youngest neighbors in Baltimore have the tools for success Children are a precious gift. They hold the keys to our collective future, and need special guidance throughout their…

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Children’s Hope Gala raises $250,000

Annual event raises $250,000 for Bon Secours pediatric care Bon Secours Richmond Health Care Foundation’s annual Children’s Hope Gala hosted 380 guests at Main Street Station’s First Floor Shed on March 26, 2022   Generous sponsors, attendees, auction bidders and other donors helped raise more than $250,000 for Bon Secours pediatric programs and services.  Bidders…

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