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

October 2017

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Kinsey

Thirteen years ago, doctors gave Kinsey Bogart less than a year to live. 

Read her story.

CMN Ambassadors visit Walmart locations

CMN Ambassadors visit Walmart locations

With the Walmart and Sam’s Club campaign underway, many of our CMN Ambassador Families have stopped by to share their stories and offer support. This year’s campaign runs through Oct. 29.

See photos here!

Pre-orders open for CMN Store Days

Visit the UF Health Shands Hospital Atrium for CMN Store Days on Oct. 30 and 31 to purchase limited-edition T-shirts featuring art from pediatric patients.

Place your pre-order by Oct. 20 at giving.UFHealth.org/CMNStoreDay to reserve your T-shirt. Pre-orders must be picked up Oct. 30. 

Scary Halloween savings for a good cause

Now through Oct. 31, Spirit of Halloween stores in Gainesville and Valdosta, Ga., are supporting the Child Life program at UF Health Shands Children's Hospital through their annual "Spirit of Children" campaign.

Bring this coupon to save 10 percent off your purchase, and Spirit of Halloween will donate 10 percent to Child Life.

Get more from your local CMN Hospital

You can get an inside look at the stories and people who make UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital such a special place.

CMN at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Blog

Here you’ll find hospital highlights and feature stories, like our #MiraclesInMotion series.

UF Health Office of Development Facebook Page

On Facebook? Follow our page for the latest updates from our CMN program and other UF Health giving initiatives.

Upcoming Campaigns and Events

 

October 20 | Annual RE/MAX Premier Realty Golf Scramble to benefit CMN Hospitals

Highlights this year include prizes for several contests, a raffle and silent auction. Lunch and dinner provided. Registration information here.

 

Now through Oct. 29 | Walmart and Sam's Club Miracle Balloon Campaign

Make a donation at the register to support UF Health Shands Children's Hospital during this annual campaign.

 

October 30-31 | CMN Store Days at UF Health

Pre-order your T-shirt by October 20. Pre-order here.

 

Now through October 31 | 'Spirit of Children' promotion at Spirit of Halloween stores

Bring in a coupon to save 10 percent off your purchase, and 10 percent will be donated to UF Health Shands Children's Hospital. Pre-order your T-shirt by October 20. Coupon here.

 

Now through October 31 | Great Clips Miracle Balloon Campaign

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Wish List

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