August 9, 2011

Friends of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt Seeks New Members

Members of Friends of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt provide extra touches to Children's Hospital through fundraising, patient and family support and outreach initiatives. The organization is currently recruiting new members.

Being a member of Friends of Children's Hospital means:

• Helping raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for the hospital through activities such as Holiday Project, Friends & Fashion and supporting the Friends Shop.

• Membership in an organization whose members have served meals to thousands of families within the walls of the hospital, entertained patients, provided a Fourth of July picnic and helped with community outreach projects such as Loews Loves Kids and the Glencliff Garden Project.

• Providing financial support to these programs through annual ($50) or lifetime ($450) dues.

Current members are also reminded to renew membership for the current year. To join or renew, visit www.childrenshospital.vanderbilt.org/friends or e-mail us at friendsofchildrenshospital@vanderbilt.edu.


Friends Mission:
Friends of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt is a volunteer organization of members supporting the mission of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt and other pediatric health care initiatives through fundraising, community awareness and services to the patients and their families along with the faculty and staff of Children's Hospital.