SARAH WATSON

Lyda Hill commits $50 million to Moon Shots Program

Dallas-based businesswoman, philanthropist, volunteer and environmentalist Lyda Hill has pledged $50 million to MD Anderson’s Moon Shots Program. Her transformational gift is the largest single private philanthropic contribution to date in support of this ambitious effort to dramatically reduce cancer deaths. In recognition of Hill’s generosity to the program, the institution will name the Lyda […]

Gift Rings Hope for Pediatric Patients

Main Street at the newly renovated MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital is an active throughway connecting inpatient pods, a play park and family amenity rooms. It’s also where patients, family and staff gather to “ring the bell,” a tradition celebrating the completion of treatment and a joyful milestone. Houston philanthropist and longtime MD Anderson supporter […]