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Kids helping kids

Kids helping kids

Published: Jan 22nd, 2013

Children’s voices echoed off the walls of the multipurpose room at Williston Elementary on Friday, Dec. 21 as the students took turns at different stations crafting ornaments, dancing to top […]

Meet Joanne Lagmay, M.D.

Meet Joanne Lagmay, M.D.

Published: Oct 26th, 2012

What Joanne Lagmay, M.D., defines as her dream job is often surprising to others. As a pediatric oncologist at Shands Hospital for Children at UF, she treats children with solid […]

Radiothon raises more than $100,000 for Shands Hospital for Children at UF

Radiothon raises more than $100,000 for Shands Hospital for Children at UF

Published: Sep 21st, 2012

Radio personalities, Miss Florida, pediatric patients, faculty, staff and community members took over the Shands at the University of Florida atrium and local airwaves Tuesday, raising more than $100,000 to […]

Nate Ferrell

Nate Ferrell

Published: Aug 30th, 2012

Ask 4-year-old Nate Ferrell to show you his ‘arc reactor’ and he will flash a big smile, lift up his shirt and point to his stomach. “See?” Nate may not […]

Sam Blakemore

Sam Blakemore

Published: Jul 24th, 2012

In many ways, Sam Blakemore is a typical, active 10-year-old boy. He loves to throw hoops on the basketball court, swim in the pool with his friends and play HALO […]

CAMPUS USA Credit Union to donate $1 million to Children’s Miracle Network at Shands Hospital for Children at UF

Published: Jun 26th, 2012

This Thursday, June 28, CAMPUS USA Credit Union will celebrate reaching $1 million in donations to Children’s Miracle Network at Shands Hospital for Children at the University of Florida. Shands […]

Spring Swamp Dash – Gettin’ Muddy for the Kids!

Spring Swamp Dash – Gettin’ Muddy for the Kids!

Published: Jan 24th, 2012

Why just run a race when you can climb, jump, crawl and mud your way to pushing the boundaries of your own physical endurance? The Swamp Dash & Bash is […]

UF Students enjoying the DM 2011 linedance

Dance Marathon at UF

Published: Jan 24th, 2012

“We don’t want to grow up, We’re for the Shands kids!” This Peter Pan mentality is not rare on college campuses. However, these words refer to Dance Marathon at the […]

FSU students enjoying the DM 2010 linedance

Dance Marathon at FSU

Published: Jan 24th, 2012

February 17-19, 2012 will mark the 17th anniversary of Dance Marathon at Florida State University. DM at FSU was one of the founding five Dance Marathons benefiting Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. […]

Michael

Michael

Published: Dec 12th, 2011

Michael was diagnosed with a brain tumor called Fibrillary Astrocytoma, Grade II at the age of eight, when he had begun to show significant symptoms; he had lost the use […]