Circles of Leadership

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Become a Leadership Donor

As a member of our Circles of Leadership, you will join other philanthropists who share your commitment to improving children's health.

The Benefits of Leadership Stories of Impact

Your donation will reach children locally, nationally, and globally with life-saving treatments and groundbreaking research.

Leadership Levels & Benefits

Recognition levels reflect cumulative cash/stock gifts made within one calendar year. Membership is reserved for individuals, family foundations, and private corporations.

$1,000 - $2,499

  • Recognition in the hospital's annual report.
  • Updates about hospital initiatives and research discoveries

$2,500 - $4,999

  • All Circle of Hope privileges
  • Invitation to attend signature events to meet hospital physicians, researchers, and other leading donors.
  • A personal hospital tour

$5,000 - $9,999

  • All Circle of Compassion privileges
  • Invitation to attend Grand Rounds lectures and other special "behind the scenes" events


  • All Circle of Promise privileges
  • National recognition in the Children's Circle of Care annual report
  • Invitation to exclusive Children's Circle of Care events with hospital leadership
  • Invitation to the Children's Circle of Care Leadership Conference with other top donors to children's hospital nationwide

Stories of Impact

Seacrest Studios Celebrates One Year of Entertainment and Joy for Patients

Over the past year, the Seacrest Studios at Children’s National has helped children heal through music, entertainment, and creative expression. This month marks the first anniversary of the studio’s opening, and the occasion was marked by a birthday party at the hospital. Read more about the difference the studio has made for children.

9-Year-Old is Going the Distance for Children Like Her

When Xochitl Vargas was a toddler, her parents feared that she may never walk. But she has beaten the odds, and next week will complete her second Race for Every Child 5K to raise money for children like her. Read her inspiring story.

RE/MAX Creates a Home Away from Home for Children and Families

Since 1992, RE/MAX agents around the country have supported Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals to ensure that all children have a home away from home while they’re at the hospital. RE/MAX has raised $143 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, and this month is promoting its annual Miracles Homes campaign.

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