Our Efforts


November 2019 – Little Giraffe Foundation distributes over $52,000 to 20 neonatal initiatives in 2019!

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January 2017 – Little Giraffe Foundation funded research is published in Developmental Psychobiology

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July 2014 – Congrats to our very own Little Giraffe Foundation co-founder, Amanda Santoro, for being recognized by Today's Chicago Woman Magazine as one of Chicago's 100 Women of Inspiration!




December 2013 – Check out Little Giraffe Foundation Co-Founder, Mike Santoro, on FOX News Chicago's 12 Days of Giving!



October 2013 – Fall NICU donation reaches 250 families at eight (8) Chicagoland hospitals. Learn more »


February 2013 – Little Giraffe Foundation acknowledged in first Medical Journal Article!


Upcoming Events




2nd Annual Casino Royale: Night for the NICU
Saturday, May 30, 2020 • 6:30 pm
Old Crow Smokehouse River North
149 West Kinzie Street • Second Floor • Chicago, IL 60654
~ Included with Ticket ~
Beer • Wine • Call Liquor • Food • $20 Casino Gaming Chips


Grab a splash of purple and join us as Little Giraffe Foundation presents Casino Royale: Night for the NICU! Proceeds from this event will directly benefit families with babies in Chicagoland neonatal intensive care units.

Enjoy drinks and food before heading to the casino tables and trying your luck at blackjack, roulette, and craps. At the end of the night, redeem your chips for your chance to win fabulous prizes. Doors open promptly at 6:30 pm and gaming will conclude at 9 pm.

Early bird tickets are available for $99 until February 28 when they increase to $125. Purchase your tickets today!


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