St. John's Children's Hospital/CMN Hospitals 2015 Events and Campaigns
Please call 217-544-KIDS (5437) for details on any of these events.
July 20 to August 17 - Babes of Summer Contest
Baby picture contest on WDBR 103.7. Listeners can vote on their favorite pictures ($1 per vote) and all the donations will be donated to Children’s Miracle Network at St. John’s Children’s Hospital.
August – RE/MAX Miracle Home Month
Since 1992, RE/MAX and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals across the U.S. and Canada have partnered to raise more than 138 million for 170 member hospitals across North America, with local hospitals determining how funds are needed most. Making a donation with each transaction, RE/MAX Offices and Agents are setting themselves apart by giving back to their local hospital.August 6 – St. John’s Children’s Hospital Golf Challenge
Join us at Piper Glen Golf Course for the 9th 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 dinner.August 25 -September 30 – Love’s Travel Stops Campaign
Love’s will be selling $1 paper balloons to benefit Children’s Miracle Network at St. John’s Children’s Hospital.September 9 - 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 email us.September 25 – Ace Hardware Bucket Campaign
The Ace Hardware Bucket Campaign will be on September 5th. This will be a 1 day campaign where participating retailers will sell CMN Hospitals blue buckets for $5.00 each with 100% of bucket funds raised going to their local hospital. Retailers will offer a a 20% discount on items that customers can put in the bucket on bucket day.October 3 – Spartan Sports Fest
All day event at Spartan Sports Park featuring volleyball, kickball and softball tournament! October 1 – 31 – Great Clips
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.Long John Silver’s Campaign
All local Long John Silver’s are raising money for St. John’s Children’s Hospital. Buy a Miracle Balloon for a minimum donation of $1 and receive a coupon for a free Pepsi for your next visit.November 7 – Extra Life
Play games, save lives. It really is that simple! Sign up for Extra Life 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 and December – Ace Hardware Holiday Ornament Campaign
The CMN Hospitals Ornament will be sold in November and December at participating Ace Hardware Retailers. Ornaments retail for $9.99 and $3 of that goes to our local CMN Hospital.
LIDS will have canisters at registers to collect donations for Children’s Miracle Network at St. John’s Children’s Hospital.CU4Kids - Shop for Miracles on October 15, 2015 and November 1 – December 31 Holiday Icon Campaign
Shop for Miracles is a national one-day (October 15) Credit Unions for Kids fundraising program to support local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. We are excited that the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and the World Council of Credit Unions are partnering with CU4Kids to promote Shop for Miracles as an innovative way for credit unions can celebrate the World Council's International Credit Union (ICU) Day. Each time credit union members (customers) use their credit union issued credit or debit card on October 15, participating credit unions will donate 25 cents (or other pre-determined amount) to their local CMN Hospital. Credit unions should register at www.cu4kids.org/shopformiracles so we can recognize their participation.Chico’s Holiday CampaignNovember – GIS Help LinksNovember 19 and 20 – 103.7 WDBR and The WOLF 101.9 Cares for Kids Radiothon
6 am- 7 pm both days. Listen to stories of hope, healing and courage from patients, families and staff at St. John’s Children’s Hospital. For more info/donate: (217) 544-KIDS (5437).December – Giving Tuesday