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 f
Pro golfer and former Valley Children’s patient Kevin Chappell holds a fundraiser for his Champions for Children’s Oncology Endowment at Fort Washington Country Club in Fresno on Monday, Feb. 5. Donations benefit patient services and programs in V
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 hi
Fresno State student Samantha Sharp wore a giraffe onesie as she sold copies of the Kids Day Bee on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. George the Giraffe is the mascot for Valley Children's Hospital, which will receive proceeds from the fundraiser.
A centerpiece of the Kids Day fundraiser is "Celebrity Corner," set up each year at Blackstone and Shaw avenues. It was bustling Tuesday morning, March 7, 2017, as coaches, dignitaries and other sold papers to benefit Valley Children's Hospital.
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 sea
When Darsy Caballero was pregnant, she learned that her baby would be born with a serious defect called gastroschisis. Her obstetrician referred her to Valley Children’s Maternal Fetal Center. Watch as Darsy talks about the care she received for h
Students from Mt. Whitney and Golden West high schools sell Kids Day newspapers in Visalia on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. Thousands of volunteers across the Central Valley sold the papers, which serve as a fundraiser for Valley Children's Hospital.
Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Michael Elliott and his patient Jayden Ortiz, 6, of Reedley, talk about the benefits of Ortiz's surgically implanted MAGEC rods at Valley Children's Hospital in Madera. The new technology uses the magnetic growing rods to h