What is the

Wesley Children's Foundation?

Wesley Children’s Foundation is a nonprofit foundation dedicated to providing support to every child and family across the state of Kansas. The goals are simple: provide high-quality assistance to families and their children, ensure ongoing education and training for staff, utilize preventive medical programs and best practice research, and engage those around us with meaningful community partnerships.

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So Many More Tomorrows

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Upcoming Events


Wine, Women & Shoes

Friday, October 6, 2017
7:00 - 10:00 at Wichita Country Club

Wine tasting | Fabulous shopping | Fashion show | Incredible auction lots | Delicious bites | Charming Shoe Guys

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Foundation Board

Joan Moore

Board President

Joan Moore

Director of Advancement at Wichita Collegiate School

Tripp Owings

Board Vice President

Tripp Owings

COO of Wesley Children’s Hospital

Lindall Smith, MD

Board Member

Lindall Smith, MD

Medical Director of PICU, Wesley Children’s Hospital

Brian Pate, MD

Member-at-Large

Brian Pate, MD

KU School of Medicine, Pediatrics Chair

Stephanie Kuhlmann, DO

Board Member

Stephanie Kuhlmann, DO

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, KU School of Medicine

Jan Deering

Board Member

Jan Deering

Community volunteer

Diana Farha

Board Member

Diana Farha

Community volunteer

Linda Newman

Board Member

Linda Newman

Manager, Treasury Management Sales, INTRUST Bank

Dr. Thomas Estep

Board Member

Dr. Thomas Estep

Surgeon, Wichita Surgical Specialists

Rebecca Zecha

Board Member

Rebecca Zecha

Tax Manager, Grant Thornton LLP

Justan Shinkle

Board Member

Justan Shinkle

Partner at Foulston Siefkin

Wesley Children's Foundation Giving

Invest In Futures

Donations to the Wesley Children's Foundation are used to provide individual patient assistance, where needed, to children and families in the Hospital. All donations to the Wesley Children's Foundation stay right here in Kansas, helping Kansas children and their families at a time when they are sick or in the hospital.

If you’re interested in making a donation or learning about sponsorship packages, please contact Jill Bosley at 316-962-2403 or watch our video for more information.

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