Your favorite surfer dog, Gizmo, is back!


You don't have to be a surfer dog to make a difference!


Join Gizmo with Children's Hospital Los Angeles programs by ordering the Surf's Up Gizmo Book and Activities Calendar!

A portion of the sales will be donated to support the Make March Matter campaign benefiting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.


The Make March Matter campaign benefits Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.


Surf's Up Gizmo Book

In this first book of the series, Gizmo models effective ways of being mindful, calm, and powerful. He makes it all look easy as he breezes through some challenging surf with his family and friends right by his side! Award-winning illustrator, Jim Hunt, brings Gizmo to life with fun characters using original watercolors. The book's theme and timely message for parents and educators offer ways to discuss the topic of going to the hospital with children. 


Gizmo's Woof Chat Kids Activity Planner 

The innovative kids activity planner features the entire puppet crew in a new kids' show coming to children's hospitals and PBS stations! Setting goals, milestones, and achievements is a breeze with Gizmo and his friends, empowering youth to reach and dream big!


Inspire Youth with fun Activities. 

Gizmo and the entire crew offer monthly activities for growing minds. Surf's Up Gizmo Book and Activities Calendar are the perfect tools to teach and inspire learning numbers, reach milestones, and foster reading skills. 

 The Gift that keeps on Giving!

We aim to bring smiles and comfort to pediatric patients in hospitals and clinics. Our news show for kids is brilliantly entertaining and engaging and teaches life skills for better navigating challenges.

Make a Difference!

Your purchase goes a long way toward providing pediatric programs at CHLA. We aim to create innovative educational videos supporting patient comfort, healing and well-being.

Why We Support Children's Hospital Los Angeles


Children's Hospital Los Angeles is one of the nation's leading pediatric children's hospitals. True to their mission, they have been creating hope and building healthier futures since 1901. They do this by delivering a level of care recognized as some of the best in the world! 

Award-winning pediatric services at Children's Hospital Los Angeles include a safe, comfortable experience for everyone. From child-sized equipment to unique amenities, education, and care focused on the entire family, CHLA is a trusted place for children's healthy well-being. 

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Meet the cast and inspiring activities! 


We're counting on You!

Make smiles come true by purchasing a Surf's Up Gizmo Book and Activities Calendar Bundle! A portion of the sales will be donated to support the Make March Matter campaign benefiting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.