Kids Day

Kids Day

Born with five thumbs, Fresno infant among many to receive plastic surgery at Valley Children’s Hospital

Kyrie Carter of Fresno, born with five thumbs, is among many infants who have had plastic surgery at Valley Children’s Hospital. Hand, facial and skull reconstructions are among the plastic surgeries performed at the Madera County hospital in Central California to help children live more functional lives.

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Big money for Kids Day: Tally hits $605,000, and more to come

All those pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters and dollar bills donated Tuesday in the Kids Day fundraiser to benefit Valley Children’s Hospital are adding up to big bucks: As of Thursday afternoon, the tally stood at $605,000, and there’s more cash yet to count, hospital spokeswoman Zara Arboleda said.

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Student volunteers selling papers for Kids Day

High school students are out early Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at Herndon and Fowler avenues in Clovis to sell special-edition Bees for Kids Day. Proceeds go to Valley Children's Hospital. Chris Fisher, a teacher at Gateway High School, talks about his student volunteers.

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Renal cyst removal at Valley Children's Hospital

Lisa Trafolla, 16, has a renal cyst removed at Valley Children's Hospital Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 near Madera, Calif. Advancements in surgery techniques and technology in the last three decades have dramatically decreased potential health problems for patients who now benefit from less invasive surgery. New methods make reduce recovery time, often from days to hours.

Videos

Jeff Tedford on Kids Day and the new season of Fresno State football

The Bee talked to Jeff Tedford Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at the corner of Blackstone and Shaw avenues as part of the "celebrity corner" event for Kids Day. He talks about the importance of community service for athletes and the upcoming football season.
Gary Funk The Fresno Bee
Jeff Tedford on Kids Day and the new season of Fresno State football 1:45

Jeff Tedford on Kids Day and the new season of Fresno State football

Kids Day in Visalia: Volunteers fan out to sell papers 0:51

Kids Day in Visalia: Volunteers fan out to sell papers

Kids Day on 'Celebrity Corner': Blackstone and Shaw avenues 0:38

Kids Day on 'Celebrity Corner': Blackstone and Shaw avenues

A properly attired Fresno State student sells Kids Day papers 0:50

A properly attired Fresno State student sells Kids Day papers