Events and Projects

The Women's Auxiliary is a group of philanthropic leaders who carry out their mission by raising funds to support high need areas of the hospital through several annual fundraising projects and signature events. Additionally, Auxiliary members volunteer countless hours within the hospital providing support and encouragement to our patient families and to our staff. 

  • A Season of Giving

    The Women’s Auxiliary to Children’s Medical Center Dallas continues to build upon their cherished holiday tradition by proudly partnering with NorthPark Center on a virtual Santa Claus experience benefiting Children’s Health℠.  Children of all ages have the opportunity to visit with the iconic NorthPark Santa through interactive virtual visits, featuring a private conversation with Santa, live from the North Pole.

    Thanks to our continued partnership with NorthPark Center, all proceeds from virtual visits will be donated to Children’s Health. If you are interested in other ways to support Children’s Health, sponsorship opportunities featuring exclusive Christmas Eve Santa visits are also available this holiday season. Please click here to learn more about reservations and sponsorship opportunities.

    If you have any questions, please contact A Season of Giving Co-Chairs, Brittany Hunt, Chelsea Hunt and Lisa Macaraeg at

  • BOO Yard Sign Challenge

    The BOO Yard Sign Challenge, takes simple neighborhood trickery to a community fundraiser. BOO your friends and neighbors by secretly leaving the sign in their yards and Halloween treats at their doorsteps without them seeing you. The goal is to have a yard sign on every lawn in your neighborhood!

    For every sign purchased, a child at Children's Health will receive a special Halloween treat, and all proceeds go toward patient programs and services to make life better for children. Email for more information and check back here in the fall of 2022 to purchase your BOO signs.


  • Change for Children's

    Change for Children’s is a simple but powerful program that supports Children's Health, teaches our children the importance of giving back to their community and heightens their awareness of the needs of others.

    Each year, the Women's Auxiliary to Children's teams up with community schools and organizations to promote the Change for Children's programs and coordinates a fundraising campaign in the Spring. As a part of this campaign, Auxiliary volunteers work with Children's Health to identify a funding priority and then provide students official Change for Children's boxes encouraging them to come up with creative ways to collect change from family, friends and neighbors.

    Click here to learn more or please email with any questions you may have. 

  • Children's Art Project

    Support the Auxiliary and make a difference during the holiday season and throughout the year by ordering adorable, personalized cards and stickers featuring patient artwork from Children’s Medical Center. Choose from a selection of irresistible greeting cards or add a photo of your family to create the perfect holiday photo card. Matching address labels and gift stickers are available to complete your festive look. If you have any questions about the Holiday and All-occasion cards, please email us at New this year we also have a limited edition Christopher Radko Ornament inspired by a patient treated at Children’s Medical Center. If you have any questions about the ornament, please email us at Check out the new card designs and Radko Ornament here!

  • Children's Corner Gift Shop

    Find a unique gift for your special someone at the Children’s Corner Gift Shop at Children’s Medical Center Dallas, located on the lobby level of the hospital near the food court. Founded by the Women's Auxiliary, the Children’s Corner Gift Shop has the perfect age-appropriate gift to fit your young patient’s wishes, including balloons, floral arrangements, activity items, and much more. The superb staff can even work with you to design a gift basket filled with goodies certain to bring a smile to anyone’s face. You can also provide snack baskets to the staff at Children's Medical Center Dallas or provide a patient unit with a gift by making a donation to the gift shop today.

    Members of the Auxiliary are provided the opportunity to volunteer in the gift shop to deliver items to patients and to assist as needed. It’s a great way to contribute time while serving families in the hospital. All proceeds from the Children’s Corner Gift Shop directly benefit the Women’s Auxiliary to Children’s Medical Center. To contact the Children’s Corner Gift Shop, please call 214-456-2160.

    Shop online now at

  • Children's Toy Closet

    The Children's Toy Closet program aims to teach our young children the power of philanthropy and the joy and pride that comes from giving. It also allows children and their families to donate directly to patients at Children's Health and provides an opportunity for your child to deliver the gifts personally and to be recognized for his/her generosity. 

    Throughout the year, there will be an opportunity for children to come to Children's Medical Center Dallas and donate new and unwrapped toys. Donations are greatly appreciated.

    Donations Needed (ALL MUST BE NEW):

    • Infant/Toddler Light-Up Toys
    • Boys Action Figures
    • Infant Rattles and Teethers
    • Barbie Dolls and Clothing
    • Arts and Crafts Supplies
    • Lego Kits
    • Toy Kitchen Plastic Items
    • Board Games
    • Sports Equipment and Sports Balls
    • ANY GIFT CARDS (Target, Walmart, Amazon, iTunes, etc.)
    • NO PLUSH TOYS please

    Contact for summer drop-offs or additional information. Shop the Children's Toy Closet Amazon Wish List here.

  • Deck the Halls Wreath Decorating

    Help us make the hospital bright and beautiful this holiday season for patients at Children's Health! Deck the Halls is an annual tradition of adding holiday cheer to Children's Medical Center Dallas with decorated wreaths and trees. Buy a wreath, decorate it and deliver it to be hung in the halls of Children's Health during the holidays. Check back here in the fall of 2022 to purchase a wreath or tree.

    If you have any questions please email
  • Family Night at Six Flags

    The Women’s Auxiliary to Children’s Medical Center Dallas is proud to announce that Family Night at Six Flags returns on April 1, 2022! This annual community tradition is a significant, signature fundraiser benefiting Children’s Health. 

    Click here if you are a member of the public wishing to buy tickets and click here if you are a Women's Auxiliary member that would like to buy tickets. If you have any questions please email

  • Mahjong Fundraiser

    The Women’s Auxiliary to Children’s Medical Center Dallas continues to support and raise funds for Children’s Health through exciting events in the community. This year marks the 60th Anniversary of the Women’s Auxiliary, and we are thrilled to celebrate six decades of unyielding service with a Mahjong Fundraiser. Players will enjoy an evening of their favorite game all while benefiting the important work of Children’s Health and the patients and families we serve. The event will be held March 3 at 6 p.m. This event is currently SOLD OUT. If you have any questions, please email us at  

    Thank you to our sponsors!

    Closed Hand

    • The Corrigan-Goddard Foundation
    • Maura Costello
    • Carrie Becker, Cammie Davis, Kristi Hall and Sarah Weinberg

    Winning Hand

    • Katy Brooks
    • Julie Clark
    • Abbey Roberts Chung
    • Tracy Cheatham 
    • Mary Catherine Finney
    • JoJo Fleiss
    • Christine Frary
    • Friday Night Zoom Girls
    • Amy Isom
    • Laura Koonsman
    • Tracy Lange
    • Michelle Lockhart
    • The Marshall Family
    • Stacey McCord
    • Tonya McKinney 
    • Amy Prestidge
    • Karen and Richard Pollock 
    • Karen Schoellkopf
    • Melanie Schoenvogel
    • Amanda Shufeldt
    • Abigail Sinwell
    • Dawne Tribolet
    • Kameron Westcott
    • Dawn Zierk
  • North Texas Giving Day

    You are invited to join thousands of generous supporters across the area for North Texas Giving Day 2022. When you choose Children’s Health℠ on North Texas Giving Day, you help our kids receive the best possible care, help researchers discover lifesaving cures and help improve health and wellness for children in our community. Check back here in September of 2022 for more information.

  • Sundaes on Sunday at American Girl

    Enjoy a private and exclusive evening at American Girl at the Galleria from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, May 1! This fun-filled event includes kid-friendly crafts, special treats and party favors. Open seating is available in the Bistro throughout the evening. Buy your tickets today.