St. John's Children's Hospital/CMN Hospitals 2014 Events
Please call 217-544-KIDS (5437) for details on any of these events.
May – Chico’s / White House Black Market Campaign
May 1 –June 11 – Walmart/Sam’s Club Campaign
May 24 – Rainbow Girls CruiseJune 2 – St. John’s Children’s Hospital Golf Challenge, Panther Creek Golf CourseJoin us for the 8th Annual St. John’s Children’s Hospital Golf Challenge. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. Enjoy lunch, visit the driving range and use the putting green. Shotgun starts at 12:30 p.m. Cost: $600 per foursome or $150 per golfer, which includes guest fees, cart rental, lunch, tee gift, on-course refreshments and hors d’oeuvres reception.June 21 – A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream, Christ the King Parish Hall, 1930 Barberry Dr., Springfield, 7-11 p.m. Cocktail buffet and silent auction benefiting Parent Help Line at St. John's Children’s Hospital Tickets are $50 each and available by calling Friends of St. John's Hospital at (217) 544-6464, ext.45160.July 1-13 – Ace Hardware Children’s Miracle Network CampaignJuly 12 – Tin Man Regatta, Island Bay Yacht Club, Springfield. Register to set sail or be a virtual skipper and sit and relax on the back patio and watch the fleet go by! The Youth Series begins at 10 a.m., the Tin Man Series at 1 p.m. and an awards dinner and fundraiser auction at 6 p.m.. Regatta Fee: $75 includes admission to the awards ceremony, auction and dinner after the Regatta. Tickets for evening awards dinner are available for $25 each. For more information call 544-KIDS (5437).August – RE/MAX Miracle Home MonthAugust 14 – Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day Eat A Sweet Treat and Help A Sweet Child! At participating DQ locations, Blizzard Treat proceeds will benefit Children’s Miracle Network at St. John’s Children’s Hospital.September 10 – Miracle Jeans Day Businesses and individuals can participate by dressing casual in exchange for a donation to Children’s Miracle Network. All proceeds benefit St. John’s Children’s Hospital. For additional information or to sign your business up for Miracle Jeans Day, call 544-KIDS (5437).September 13 – Brooklynn Cox Memorial 5K Run/Walk, Taylorville, Il Registration 8am – Run/Walk begins at 9amwww.brooklynncoxmemorial5k.com or call (217) 823-4284September 28 - Dance Dash, Southwind Park, SpringfieldRegistration 1pm. Race begins at 2pm. A 5K with a twist. October – Pediatric Cancer Awareness MonthOctober – Great Clips / CMN Campaign All local Great Clips are raising money for St. John’s Children’s Hospital. Buy a Miracle Balloon for a minimum donation of $1 and receive a $2 off haircut coupon for your next visit.October – Long John Silver’s / CMN CampaignOctober 18 – Bass Fishing Tournament, Otter Lake, Girard, ILOctober 25 – Extra Life Play games, save lives. It really is that simple! Sign up for Extra Life, happening Nov. 2, and make a difference at your Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. www.extra-life.org Participants play video games, tabletop games, card games, basketball—anything fun—to challenge themselves to raise lifesaving funds for kids in need. November 20-21 – WDBR Cares for Kids RadiothonDecember 2 – Giving Tuesday