Zach's Toy Chest Coverage
Helping Out: Make Courage Cards for hospitalized kids
The homemade cards and notes are given to kids who are in the hospital at Duke, UNC, WakeMed or the James & Connie Maynard Children's Hospital in Greenville.
ERSKINE BOWLES & RICHARD VINROOT: Legislators' efforts put UNC system's reputation in peril
March 17, 2019 -- Republican lawmakers have named conservatives of their own party to the Board of Governors and changed the governance rules to diminish any appointive authority in the governor's office. This type of action risks turning the Board of Governor's into a purely political organization doing the bidding of our legislative leaders. And, in our opinion, that puts our university's reputation in peril.
Zach's Toy Chest brings happiness to pediatric patients one toy at a time
The idea for Zach's Toy Chest came to Holly Schwab at a particularly difficult time. Her infant son Zach had been diagnosed with cancer and she realized there weren't any toys for kids to play with at Duke Children's Hospital where her son was being treated.