JoyRx Hosts St. Patrick’s Day Concert at Dell Children’s Medical Center

JoyRx celebrated the St. Patrick’s Day spirit with a concert just for Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin, Texas.    The concert artists included a family music duo, Smith & Yarn, and a Latin-Pop-RnB singer-songwriter SXSW performer, Shiela. With twenty families and several Dell Children’s staff members in attendance, JoyRx Music delivered the healing power of… Read more »

JoyRx to Participate in Amplify Austin

JoyRx is thrilled to join hundreds of nonprofits for participation in Amplify Austin on March 1, 2023. Amplify Austin is a 24-hour day of giving for Austin area nonprofits, hosted by I Live Here I Give Here. “I’m beyond excited to participate in Amplify Austin Day this year!” said Alyssa Williams, Director of Development, South.… Read more »

JoyRx Heals: Meet Lian

When Rosa’s son, Lian, was born at 36 weeks following a difficult c-section, she and her husband learned that Lian had Down Syndrome. They learned that he had a heart defect. They learned that he would need many surgeries.    Understandably, it’s a lot for a family to hear all at once.    After months of waiting… Read more »

Oregon Symphony Brings Holiday Joy to Sick Kids in Livestream Event

On Friday, December 16, JoyRx celebrated the holidays with the Oregon Symphony Musicians for a special holiday music event. Comprised of six strings and percussionist volunteers from the Oregon Symphony, the livestream concert delivered festive holiday cheer to families across the country. We invited our hospital and pediatric healthcare partners around the nation to broadcast… Read more »

Finding Connection through Music

At Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin, Texas, kids received a Joyful treat in the form of live, bedside JoyRx music. Grammy-nominated artist SaulPaul performed an hour-long outdoor music set for the children, families, and healthcare workers in attendance — and then brought the music indoors to kids who were unable to venture outside.   SaulPaul… Read more »

JoyRx Heals: Meet Oliver

When six-year-old Oliver first started having health problems, his parents, Tyson and Vanessa, believed it was asthma. When Oliver started snoring in his sleep or wheezing wearing a mask, his parents thought it was just sleep apnea or because of their son’s growing anxiety. But Oliver’s health continued to deteriorate. His pain and discomfort grew… Read more »