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Friends receives record $1.1 million gift from Century Club Charities and The Sanderson Farms Championship!

More than 1,000 babies and children each year receive life-changing and complex treatment at the Children’s Heart Center at Batson Children’s Hospital. But current space allocated for such procedures is but a fraction of what’s needed. Ditto for staff, patient beds, and imaging equipment needed to diagnose and treat congenital … More

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Fishin’4Friends combines Rainbow Trout and great prizes for a great day of fishing in the Bass Pro Pond in Pearl, MS.

SouthGroup Make A Difference 5K Run/Walk

The SouthGroup Insurance Make A Difference 5K Run/Walk is held annually in Ridgeland, MS.

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Friends of Children’s Hospital is a nonprofit organization created to benefit Batson Children's Hospital at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. It was created by a group of dedicated members from around the state whose purpose is to support and promote the Batson Hospital for Children, Mississippi’s ONLY hospital designed and equipped specifically for the care and treatment of sick and injured children… More

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