To watch the wrap up video click here!
Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 5:30a.m. - 3:00p.mFor the 25th year, Children's Hospital Central California, The Fresno Bee, ABC 30, and 5,000 volunteers in 20 cities will hit the streets to sell the annual Kids Day edition of The Fresno Bee. This year is sure to be bigger than ever, as the community celebrates the momentus 25th anniversary! Wrapped around the regular morning newspaper, the Kids Day edition features compelling patient stories and photographs about the vital pediatric medical care Children's Hospital provides for 1 million children throughout Central California.Kid's Day is and always has been, "For The Kids!" Proceeds from Kid's Day, which now total over $4.5 million, have touched countless lives in the Central Valley. Whether sending cancer patients into remission, repairing little hearts, or helping the tinies of babies to grow, Children's takes care of our community's children in every way. It costs over $1 million dolllars to operate the hospital each day, but families who have been touched by this incredible place know it's a small price to pay. Dollar by dollar you can make a difference! Read about the 2012 Kids Day Ambassador, Holden Morris.
For information about limited edition commemorative 25th anniversary coffee mugs and t-shirts, click here. To create an online giving page and raise more funds, click here. Thank you to our Sponsors:
Super Kid - $10,000DiBuduo & DeFendis InsuranceResource LendersTable Mountain Rancheria & CasinoWells FargoBrownie BakerBig Kid - $5,000Arthur J Gallagher Risk Management ServicesLinkUsPacific Service Credit UnionMed-TransChampion for Children's - $2,500CitibankEducational Employees Credit UnionGranville HomesSpencer StuartTrinity FruitWild Electric, Inc.For questions contact Sarah Schmidt (Sschmidt@ChildrensCentralCal.org, 353-8619).
Volunteer information and in-kind donations of toys, blankets and other items:559.353.5222Home Page9300 Valley Children's PlaceMadera, CA 93636-8762