For the Kids, UF Health Shands Children's Hospital Monthly eNewsletter

May 2017

UF Health Celebrity Gridiron Challenge

Thanks for joining us on the Gridiron!

We are pleased to share that 14 teams participated in the inaugural UF Health Celebrity Gridiron Challenge flag football tournament, and the event raised nearly $170,000! View event photos here.

CMN Ambassador Highlight: Meet Cat

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Cat

Twelve years ago on Cat Chennell's 4th birthday, she was diagnosed with primary pulmonary hypertension. Doctors told her family that she would probably not live to see her 5th birthday. Now 16, read Cat's story in her own words.

Fishing For Kids raises $17K for UF Health Shands Children's Hospital

Fishing For Kids reels in $17K

Participants of the 13th annual Saltwater Trout Fishing For Kids Tournament presented UF Health Shands Children's Hospital with a $17,671.21 check. Thank you for your support!

Upcoming Campaigns and Events

June 1-July 27 | Dairy Queen Miracle Balloon Icon Campaign

Make a donation to CMN Hospitals at UF Health Shands Children's Hospital at your local Dairy Queen and receive $1 or $3 off select menu items. Here is a list of participating stores.

 

June 10-July 1 | Publix Miracle Balloon Icon Campaign

For a $1, $3 or $5 donation, Publix customers will receive a coupon with savings of up to $20. Find your local Publix here.

 

July 27 | Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen

On Miracle Treat Day, area participating locations will donate $1 or more from every Blizzard Treat sold to UF Health Shands Children's Hospital. Customers can also purchase a Miracle Balloon Icon at the register. Here is a list of participating stores.

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Wish List

We want to make the most of your donation efforts. Here is a list of year-round items that support our pediatric patients while in our care.

Read the wish list.