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  • Carolina For the Kids is UNC Children's largest single supporter!

    Carolina For the Kids raises record total

    CFtK, formerly known as the Dance Marathon, presented a check to Chancellor Folt and Dr. Wesley Burks for more than $570,000 in support of UNC Children's.

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  • Providing the best care to North Carolina's children.

    Help us keep our promise

    To provide comprehensive care to North Carolina's children, always regardless of a family's ability to pay.

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  • The Cumbie children at play. Support UNC Children's so more children can play.

    Catching his breath

    Davie Cumbie was just 11 weeks old when doctors performed a tracheostomy to bypass his obstructed airway.

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The N.C. Children's Promise

The mission of the N.C. Children's Promise is to make a difference in the lives of critically ill children and their families by raising financial and community support to enhance care at UNC Children's.

News and Events

The Krispy Kreme Challenge provides support for UNC Children's

Krispy Kreme Challenge announces two initiatives

The Krispy Kreme Challenge has partnered with Welzoo and Amazon Smile to promote America's most infamous fundraising race in support of UNC Children's.

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Buy a butterfly!Purchase a butterfly

The butterfly canopy on Lookout Terrace features nameplates that can be customized with your name, your family's name or the name of someone who has touched your life.

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Upcoming events

  • Aug
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Original framed watercolor and acrylic artwork by Sudha Soora will be on sale, benefits UNC Children's.
  • Sep
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Annual cycling event to support the Pediatric Hematology and Oncology clinic at the N.C. Cancer Hospital.
  • Sep
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    A running event to raise funds for a new childrens' clinic in Chapel Hill.
  • Feb
    8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    The Krispy Kreme Challenge is a unique road race that benefits UNC Childrens.