CMN Hospitals Ambassadors


There is nothing more powerful and motivating than a miracle story.


The Children’s Miracle Network ambassador program at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital provides a platform to help families share their incredible stories to further its mission of building awareness and increasing funds for hospitalized children in our community.

Are you or a special family you know interested in learning how to become an Ambassador? Let us know!

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Ambassador Highlight: Meet Kinsey

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Kinsey

Oct 12th, 2017

For the first seven months of her life, Kinsey was a perfectly normal baby. When her arms and legs suddenly began to swell, her parents learned that Kinsey was in kidney failure.

CMN Ambassador Evangeline Owens

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Evangeline

Aug 31st, 2017

When Evangeline Owens was only 5 days old, she woke up with a low body temperature and in her mother’s arms.

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Jack

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Jack

Jul 25th, 2017

Most sixth graders’ biggest worry is what’s for dinner, or how to convince parents to buy the latest video game. When Jack Murray was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, or AML, at 11 years old, he and his family were focused on something much more important.

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Cat

May 25th, 2017

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.