The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) – Ranked as the #1 Children’s Hospital by US News and World Report ®, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a source of pride for our region. Most of our referrals and completed applications originate from CHOP.


Wills Eye Institute – This leading opthamological institute has been ranked as one of the best by US News and World Report.


Jefferson Hospital – Another leading Pennsylvania hospital serving many local and travelling patients.


A. I. duPont Hospital for Children – Located in Wilmington, Delaware, and a destination for many families seeking expert care.



For-profit partners


The following partners have eagerly donated services and / or space to The Kolbe Fund by hosting one of our Change for Hope Boxes.  


- Buddha Babe

- Toddlers & Tomatoes

- Rose Tree Dental

- Wooden Indian Tobacco

- Lulu's Casita

- BusyBee Personal Assistants



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Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel – Located just a short walk from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, The Sheraton University City is the perfect location to host our traveling families that participate in our Hopeful Nights Program


Homewood Suites University City – Another great lodging choice only minutes from CHOP! 


Home2 Suites in Center City Philadelphia – Our new partnership with this Center City hotel allows us to keep costs down when other accomodations are not available for our travelling families.


Best Western Wilimington As The Kolbe Fund expands the regions we serve, creating partnerships with hotels close to other cities' major hospitals is a vital step in our progress.


Homewood Suites Wilmington – Another great option for our travelling families heading to duPont Hospital for Children.


Ronald McDonald House Partnerships:


The Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House – The Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House supports the families of seriously ill children by providing a community of comfort and hope.  The Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House serves hundreds of families every year and through our Hopeful Nights Program, we are happy to serve as a resource for them when there is no vacancy.


The Ronald McDonald House of Delaware – The wonderful Ronald McDonald people in Wilmington, DE are working for a similar mission as their parnters in Philadelphia. We are a great resource for them too!



Pictured below: Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House director Susan Campbell meets with Kate Schnittman and Ellen Cordes to create a Kolbe Fund partnership.

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