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

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Beckett

Beckett Genuardi spent his first two months of life at home with his family surrounded by the love of his parents and three siblings. Beckett’s mom, Taylor Genuardi, started to notice what seemed like difficulty with Beckett’s breathing but was told everything was fine.

Where does my CMN gift go?

If your child is having surgery at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, they can now ride in style to the operating room in one of our new Power Wheels, funded by donations to CMN Hospitals!

Thank you for supporting Walmart/Sam's Club and Publix campaigns

A big thank you to everyone who donated to CMN Hospitals at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital during campaigns conducted at area Walmart and Publix stores

OwlThon, DM at FSU collect national awards

OwlThon at Florida Atlantic University, Dance Marathon at University of Florida and Dance Marathon at Florida State University attended the ninth annual Dance Marathon Leadership Conference in St. Louis July 19-21.

Don't miss our CMN Summer Store Days!

On July 30 and 31, from 7 a.m. 5 p.m., CMN Summer Store Days is taking place in UF Health Shands Hospital Atrium. Three new tee shirt designs will debut, featuring art by UF Health pediatric patients.

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 Giving Facebook Page

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

Join our CMN Hospitals Ambassador program

The CMN Hospitals Ambassador program at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital provides a platform to help families share their incredible stories, helping to further its mission of building awareness and increasing funds for hospitalized children in our community. Complete the form and we will be happy to help you! giving.UFHealth.org/ambassadors.

Upcoming Campaigns and Events

Now through July 31 | CMN Store Days

Aug. 2-4 | Ace Bucket Days

Aug. 26-Sept. 30 | Love's Travel Stop 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.