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Cheers for CHOP Featuring Salt-N-Pepa

On Saturday, February 28th, the 2nd Annual Cheers for CHOP (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) was held at the Valley Forge Casino. This year the event […]


KOP Hosts Restaurant Week

For all of those in the suburbs who missed out on Center City Restaurant Week, the King of Prussia District is holding their own version, […]

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Morning Headlines: First Domino Falls in CHOP’s 2015 Building Bonanza

CHOP announced the opening of a new specialty care center in Plainsboro, New Jersey this week. According to the Philadelphia Business Journal, the $19.8 million, 25,000 […]

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CHOP’s Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic Answers Our Questions

In 2014, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) was named a leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign. It received high marks not only for […]

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Salt-N-Pepa Performing at CHOP Fundraiser

Friends of CHOP is going ’80s hip-hop for its upcoming Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia benefit, Cheers for CHOP, with organizers tapping rap queens Salt-N-Pepa as headliner. This performance is a […]

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Perelman Gives $50 Million to CHOP

Philanthropist Raymond G. Perelman has given $50 million to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, which will be used to develop an 8-acre campus for health […]

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GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to TOY This Saturday [CONTEST CLOSED]

If you’ve lived in Philly for a while, you know that TOY, Delaware Valley Legacy Fund (DVLF)’s annual holiday fundraiser for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia […]

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CHOP Named Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) joins a string of local Penn hospitals that were named 2014 Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human […]

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Have a Kid with Autism? CHOP’s Autism Roadmap Is Your Best New Resource

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia just unveiled a very handy new website aimed at parents and families of kids with autism. It’s called the CAR Autism Roadmap, a […]

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WATCH: CHOP Patients in New Sara Bareilles, Cyndi Lauper Video

Warning: get ready to cry. Singing sensations Sara Bareilles and Cyndi Lauper teamed up with Today Show‘s Hoda Kotb (a cancer surviver herself) to create […]


4 Cases of Enterovirus EV68 Seen at CHOP

Children’s Hopsital of Philadelphia announced Tuesday it had treated four patients with the enterovirus EV68 that had sickened hundreds of children in the midwest. All […]

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Taylor Swift Donates $50,000 to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Taylor Swift is only 24, but she does charity work like an old Hollywood pro. Good for her! The most recent good deed? Fifty grand […]

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Joan Jett, Roger Daltrey Team Up for Concert to Benefit CHOP

Heads up: Wynnewood, PA rock goddess Joan Jett is teaming with The Who’s Roger Daltrey to put on a show that benefits the Children’s Hospital of […]

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CHOP Doctor Challenges Vaccine Denialism on Colbert

Paul Offit, chief of the Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, was on The Colbert Report Monday to challenge parents who refuse to […]


Morning Headlines: Proposed CHOP Tower Will Be Reviewed This Afternoon

The Philadelphia Planning Commissions’ civic design review committee will be taking a look at CHOP’s proposed 21-story tower this afternoon. The building is the first […]