Giving Activities and Events: Women & Infants Services

Through annual reunions, special events and educational activities, we provide opportunities for our patients and families to stay in touch. Many wonderful fund-raising events, organized by grateful patients, help us save and change lives.With a little help from our friends, we can do remarkable things.  

Make a difference by giving to the Little Star Fund today

 Little Star Logo

When you donate to the Little Star Fund, you help support programs, patient care and innovative research connected to obstetrics, maternal/fetal medicine, gynecology, the NICU and more. Your gift supports clinical care, research and education for healthy moms, healthy pregnancies and healthy babies.

Please contact Amelia LaPlante, Director of Development, at 858-534-5371 or alaplante@ucsd.edu for more information.

Upcoming Events

Little Grad Picnic

Pirate and Princess

Plans have begun for the 15th annual Little Grad Picnic, which will take place on Saturday, August 2, 2014, at the Liberty Station Promenade in Point Loma. The annual picnic attracts more than 1,500 individuals, including former patients, doctors, nurses, and families who come together to reunite and celebrate the miracle of survival. Save-the-date cards will be forthcoming, so mark your calendars for this great event! For more information about the Little Grad Picnic or to find out how you can help, contact Brooke Truesdale at 858-246-1562 or via email at btruesdale@ucsd.edu.
Read more about the Little Grad Picnic.

Patient and Family Advisory Council

Make your voice heard!  Join this volunteer council to help improve the overall experience for women and their families receiving care at UC San Diego Health System.  Learn more about the council.

Star Party Program

If you or your family has been touched by an experience in our NICU, Birth Center, or other extraordinary care, consider commemorating your special day by hosting a Star Party. Donations from the event will be used to support Women & Infants Services at UC San Diego Health System. Learn more about the Star Party Program.

Isabella's Giraffe Club

A nonprofit committed to providing emotional and educational support for parents with infants in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Find out more about Isabella's Giraffe Club.