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. […]

‘Tis the season of giving!


We often say the holiday season that surrounds Thanksgiving and Christmas is the season of giving. As we enter into this joyous time, please consider supporting our amazing kids and their families who will spend the holidays at Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital. From shopping and dining out to making charitable donations and […]

It’s a Dash to the Finish Line


Hi! My name is Dash, and I’m the Amazing Half Marathon gator mascot. What’s the Amazing Half Marathon, you ask? Well, this AMAZING weekend-long event is a chance for runners of all abilities to get outside and enjoy a family-friendly weekend of exercise. The third annual Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half […]