Indulge with a Blizzard® Treat on Thursday, July 30, and Dairy Queen® will donate $1 or more to Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health. Over 200 Dairy Queen locations in and around Indiana will participate in the tenth annual Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day.
Proceeds throughout the United States and Canada will support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®, a charity that raises funds for more than 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada. Riley Hospital for Children is Indiana’s only affiliated Children’s Miracle Network hospital. Support of Miracle Treat Day throughout Indiana offers hope and philanthropic support to families seeking help for seriously ill and injured children; help that only Riley Hospital for Children can provide.
The Dairy Queen brand has partnered with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals for 31 years. Since 2001, Dairy Queen has raised over $2 million for Riley Hospital for Children.
Dairy Queen raised $178,485 for Riley Hospital for Children in 2014. Highest fundraising locations for Riley Hospital for Children during the 2014 campaign are listed below:
|Adress||City/State/Zip||2014 Support for Riley Hospital|
|8095 High Pointe Dr.||Newburgh, IN 47630||$8,024|
|13647 Olivia Way||Fishers, In 46037||$5,569|
|1715 Frederica St.||Owensboro, KY 42301||$4,553|
929 N. Route 49
Casey, IL 62420
|1159 E. Virginia St.||Evansville, IN 47711||$3,554|
|395 E. Davis Dr.||Terre Haute, IN 47802||$3,406|
|740 E. 4th St.||Mount Vernon, IN 47620||$3,286|
|3907 S. Michigan St.||South Bend, IN 46614||$3,146|
|201 W. North Ave.||
Flora, IL 62839
|309 W. Main St.||Bloomfield, IN 47424||$2,936|
|5200 E. Division St.||Evansville, IN 47715||$2,744|
|20 S. Union St.||
Brazil, IN 47834
|1213 N. Michigan Ave.||Marshall, IL 62441||$2,623|
|1404 N. Main St.||Huntingburg, IN 47542||$2,548|
For more information about Miracle Treat Day and to find which Dairy Queen locations are participating in your area, visit MiracleTreatDay.com.
Also, text ‘Miracle’ to 88769 starting Monday, July 20 to receive a reminder text message on Miracle Treat Day.
About Riley Children’s Foundation
Riley Children’s Foundation supports Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, Camp Riley and the James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home. As Indiana’s only comprehensive hospital dedicated exclusively to the care of children, Riley Hospital has provided compassionate care, support and comfort to children and their families since 1924. Each year children from all 92 Indiana counties turn to Riley Hospital and its regional clinics throughout the state more than 300,000 times. Riley Hospital’s partnership with Indiana University Health and its strong affiliation with the Indiana University School of Medicine make Riley Hospital the leader in pediatric care in the state and the region. For more information, visit RileyKids.org.
About Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® raises funds and awareness for 170 member hospitals that provide 32 million treatments each year to kids across the U.S. and Canada. Donations stay local to fund critical treatments and healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care.
Since 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® has raised more than $5 billion, most of it $1 at a time through the charity’s Miracle Balloon icon. Its various fundraising partners and programs support the nonprofit’s mission to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible.
Find out why children’s hospitals need community support, identify your member hospital and learn how you can Put Your Money Where the Miracles Are, at: CMNHospitals.org and facebook.com/CMNHospitals.