Men's Basketball Visits Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
May 7, 2007
Stanford, Calif. - In continuing its commitment to the community, the Stanford men's basketball team will visit the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Monday May 7th, to visit with patients in the Forever Young Zone.
The men's basketball team and its '6th Man Club' student organization have partnered with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford to benefit the care of children at the Hospital through shirt sales. For the second year, a special version of the fan club's t-shirt was sold to the general public, with a portion of the proceeds going directly to the Hospital's Lucile Packard Children's Fund.
Stanford Men's Basketball, among the nation's elite programs, is committed to an active community outreach program that involves coaches, players and staff.
The 6th Man Club, a student organization supporting the team, is in its 14th year of existence with approximately 2,000 members.
Ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News and World Report, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford is a 264-bed hospital devoted to the care of children and expectant mothers.