Together Today: For the kids


Four years ago, I joined Dance Marathon at LSU as a confused freshman, not really sure what I was getting myself into. Now, I can’t help but think how different my college experience would be if I did not have that one friend who encouraged me to join this student organization. In those four years, […]

Bringing Christmas Cheer to Amazing Kids


Christmas can be very stressful for families who have a child in the hospital. Parents just want to be home with their kids for the holidays. When a child is hospitalized during this time, it is a total disruption from the normal Christmas routine and activities. We have a department of ten child life specialists […]

Healing with Love


“One thing that I love about my volunteer work with Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital is the powerful, unmatched sense of purpose that I receive each and every time I make a sick child or worried parent feel better or crack a subtle smile. There is no other feeling like it in world. […]

My Dance Marathon Experience


As a college freshman, I was eager to become involved in many organizations on campus. One organization that has stuck with me ever since is Dance Marathon at LSU, which is the largest student run philanthropy on campus. We fundraise year round for Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital, Baton Rouge’s Children’s Miracle Network […]

Resources to Help You Run Amazing


Have you signed up for one of the races during Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half Marathon Weekend on March 11 and 12? The event features kids’ races, a 5K, 10K and half marathon, providing a great opportunity for everyone in your family to participate. Preparing for any race requires dedication and […]