Covent Health Foundation’s Champions for Children campaign, April 15-30 | KLBK | KAMC
LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — The following is a press release from Covenant Health:
The Covenant Health Foundation is kicking off a two-week community-wide fundraising campaign, Champions for Children, on April 15 to support Covenant Children’s and its outstanding care for children.
As the only licensed children’s hospital in West Texas, and one of only 8 in Texas, countless children and families have been impacted by the life-saving care provided to Covenant Children’s.
With more than 70 participating locations, this campaign will be an opportunity for communities in the South Plains to support this vital ongoing work. Guests of participating businesses can donate $1 (or more!) at checkout to support Covenant Children’s. If available, the guest can also write their name on a kite that will be displayed at the company. All proceeds raised during the two-week campaign will support Covenant Children’s children.
dr. Amy Thompson, CEO of Covenant Children’s said: “The work we do every day – caring for children with cancer, vulnerable patients in the NICU, people struggling with health behavioral problems – is a blessing to all of us who Calling Children’s Home.” Thompson said, “Covenant Children’s dedicated carers are here to care for children alone – they work in a hospital built on love and faith.”
Some participating companies are:
Picoso’s Mexican Cuisine
Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux
· A man from Italy
(Flyer provided in a Covenant Health press release)
For more information about participating companies or how to donate, visit: covenantchildrens.org
About Covenant Children:
Covenant Children’s, part of Covenant Health, is the first and only licensed detached children’s hospital in Lubbock and the surrounding area. Covenant Children’s is one of only eight members of the Children’s Hospital Association of Texas that provides highly experienced, board-certified specialists to care for our patients. To support this, we also provide the only dedicated transport team that specializes in meeting the needs of critically ill or injured infants and children. Covenant Children’s is the leading pediatric medical facility in the region thanks to our team of talented caregivers. For more information about Covenant Children’s, visit covenantchildrens.org or our Facebook page. Covenant Children’s, the only hospital built on faith and love.
(Press release from Covenant Health)