Author Archives: Friends of Children's Hospital

Buy your $10 Blue Car Raffle Ticket Today!

Tickets are now on sale for the Patty Peck Honda Doo Dah Day Blue Car Giveaway!  Purchase your $10 raffle ticket for a chance to win a 2015 Honda Civic Coupe LX donated by Patty Peck Honda in Ridgeland, MS.  Part of Fondren’s Zippity Doo Dah Weekend, the Doo Dah … More

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Pancakes and Pajamas with Santa raises money for Friends

The first Pancakes and Pajamas with Santa event at Highland Village was a huge success!  Thank you to everyone who came out on December 13th to visit with Santa, decorate cookies and ornaments and have a special snowman pancake breakfast!  Highland Village even turned on their snow machine for the … More

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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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Trustmark awards Friends $7,500

Friends of Children’s Hospital was awarded $7,500 from Trustmark National Bank for placing second during an online voting competition to celebrate Trustmark’s 125 Years of Giving Campaign.  Trustmark hosted a competition on their new Facebook page between charities in each state they have locations.  Supporters clicked “Like” on the charity’s … More

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We’ve Moved!

Friends of Children’s Hospital has moved! Please save our new contact information and contact us when you want to help support Mississippi’s only children’s hospital! Friends of Children’s Hospital 3900 Lakeland Drive | Suite 205 Flowood, MS 39232   Telephone number: 601.936.0034   Email address:  

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6th Annual SouthGroup 5K Raises Record Amount!

Representatives with SouthGroup Insurance Services presented Friends board members with the proceeds from the 6th Annual SouthGroup Make a Difference 5K on April 15th.  Race coordinator Cyndi Tullos was thrilled with the record amount of $30,000 and thanked all the employees for their continual hard work on each race.  Each … More

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Subaru Shared the Love with Friends of Children’s Hospital

For every new Subaru purchased at Paul Moak Subaru in Jackson between November 21, 2013 and January 2, 2014, Subaru will “Share the Love” and make a $250 donation in the buyer’s name to a chosen charity.  Each year five national charities are selected by Subaru and this year, Paul … More

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Babalu is a great Friend to children’s hospital!

                    Representatives with Babalu presented Friends board members with a check for $2,500.  This is the third year that Babalu has donated 10% of all sales of gift cards during the holiday season to Friends.  They have raised more than $12,853.00 … More

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Sanderson Farms Championship announces total raised for Friends!

Representatives with Sanderson Farms, Inc. and Century Club Charities presented the funds raised from the 2013 Sanderson Farms Championship to Friends of Children’s Hospital board members and University of Mississippi Medical Center Representatives on Thursday, December 19th in the children’s hospital lobby.  The 2013 tournament raised a record $300,000 for … More

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Secretary of State’s Office Makes the Holidays Brighter at Batson Children’s Hospital

Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann and several of his staff members stopped by Batson Children’s Hospital on December 19th with sweet treats for the children and a donation for Friends of Children’s Hospital.  Staff members donated the proceeds of their holiday party silent auction and funds collected in their … More

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