Children’s Hospital Oakland

Children’s Hospital Oakland is a leading pediatric medical center and Level-1 Trauma Center for specialized children’s health care. For nearly 100 years, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland has been delivering exceptional medical care to children from all regions of California.

Our Programs at Children’s Hospital Oakland

(Last Updated: October 14th, 2015)
Current number of GO Karts deployed: 6
Special projects: N/A
Does this hospital have an interest in receiving more GO Karts: Yes

Donors who have supported this hospital:
Donor: April 22nd, 2015

What they provided:
A GO Kart for the kids at Children’s Hospital Oakland!

How they did it:
Organized a community streaming marathon to raise money. Fans and supporters of made contributions online during the stream, ultimately raising funds to construct two GO Karts!
Donor: April 22nd, 2015

What they provided:
A GO Kart for the hospital!

How they did it:
Sponsored Gamers for Giving and donated funds to build a GO Kart!

Donor: Pierre November 13th, 2014

What he provided:
Pierre was a patient who frequently played on a GO Kart that had been donated by Astro Gaming. He saw how much it helped other patients, and enjoyed it so much himself, that he raised money to build three more for the hospital!

How he did it:
Pierre went door-to-door at the hospital to collect donations, and reached out to family members for support! He eventually raised enough money to construct three GO Karts!

Astro Gaming & CREAG Foundation
Donor: Astro Gaming & CREAG Foundation March 27th, 2013

What they provided:
Our first GO Kart delivered to the west coast!

How they did it:
Astro Gaming supported Gamers for Giving 2013. In combination with a grant we received from the CRAEG Foundation, we were able to construct a GO Kart for Oakland Children’s! This was the first GO Kart we delivered to the state of California!