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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Tri-State Trucking makes holiday donation to Friends

Tri-State Truck Center in Jackson made a holiday donation to Friends of Children’s Hospital in the amount of $3,474.  Each year their employees vote on a local organization to receive donations collected in the office.  The corporate office for Tri-State then matches all donations received.  Friends of Children’s Hospital representatives … More

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Sigma Nu donates funds to Friends

Representatives with Sigma Nu Fraternity at Ole Miss presented $25,000 to members of Friends of Children’s Hospital at halftime during the Ole Miss/Missouri game.  The donation was made in honor of Mrs. Olivia Manning as a portion of the proceeds raised from the annual Sigma Nu Charity Bowl held at … More

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Book of Manning Premiere benefits Friends

The ESPN Special The Book of Manning premiered at Ole Miss on Friday, September 6th .  Archie and Olivia Manning welcomed special guests for the private screening and funds raised were presented to Friends during the Ole Miss-LSU football game. On hand for the presentation were, from left, Dr. James … More

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Friends wins Jackson Restaurant Week

            Jackson Restaurant Week representatives presented Friends of Children’s Hospital board members and hospital staff with a $10,000 check on Wednesday, October 23 in the Batson Children’s Hospital Lobby.  Area supporters had the chance to vote for their charity of choice from 10 nominees during … More

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Mullen Family 36 Foundation donates to Friends

Megan Mullen, second from left, wife of Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen, presents a $25,000 donation for Friends of Children’s Hospital to, from left, Dr. Ali Dodge-Khatami, professor of pediatric and congenital heart surgery, Terri Gillespie, chief nursing officer for Children’s of Mississippi, Sara Ray, chairman of the … More

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Patty Peck Honda Winner Announced!

The winner of the 2013 Patty Peck Honda Civic is Mar y Ann Albin of Madison! As part of Fondren’s Zippity Doo Dah® Weekend, the winner of the Patty Peck Honda Doo Dah Day Blue Car Giveaway was announced following the Color Me Rad 5K. Thank you Patty Peck Honda, … More

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