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Jul 01, 2016, 13:13 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Conducts Historic Screening Clinic to Help Children of Haiti

 A medical team from Shriners Hospitals for Children® and representatives from The Carter Center recently returned from conducting...


May 11, 2016, 06:38 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Teams up with School Nurses to Keep Kids Safe - Especially During the Summer Season

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® and the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) announce they are working together to encourage...


Jan 27, 2016, 15:06 ET Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Mrs. Carter Announced As Ambassadors for Shriners Hospitals for Children

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® is pleased to announce former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Mrs. Carter have become ambassadors for...


Dec 08, 2015, 08:00 ET Santa Makes Cyber-Stop to Three Shriners Hospitals for Children Locations for the Holidays

 Dimension Data, the global ICT services and solutions provider, is teaming up with Shriners Hospitals for Children to bring Santa Claus to...


Dec 08, 2015, 08:00 ET Santa Makes Cyber-Stop to Three Shriners Hospitals for Children Locations for the Holidays

 Dimension Data, the global ICT services and solutions provider, is teaming up with Shriners Hospitals for Children to bring Santa Claus to...


Nov 19, 2015, 07:47 ET Christmas Tree Fires Three Times More Deadly Than Other Fires

Home fires and deaths increase significantly during the holiday months with more cooking, decorations and open flames.*  The biggest fire risk...


Sep 28, 2015, 04:37 ET Public Urged to #CutTheBull and Get Involved

 Children with physical disabilities are twice as likely to be bullied, impacting their educational, physical and emotional development. * In...


Jun 24, 2015, 08:00 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Announces Relationship with International Speedway Corporation

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® is proud to announce its latest supporter, International Speedway Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select...


Jun 03, 2015, 08:17 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children and NASCAR Driver David Ragan Join Forces to Reduce the Risks of Childhood Injuries

 To kick off National Safety Month, Shriners Hospitals for Children® joins forces with NASCAR driver, Shriner and Love to the rescue®...


Feb 10, 2015, 09:00 ET Enjoy Life Foods Teams Up with Shriners Hospitals for Children

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® announces its newest Love to the rescue® partner, Enjoy Life Foods®. Through Walk for...


Feb 03, 2015, 09:08 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Kicks-Off Annual Love to the rescue Fundraising and Awareness Campaign

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® announces the kick-off of its annual Love to the rescue® campaign this month to raise awareness and...


Aug 29, 2014, 10:29 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Announces New York Giants' Justin Pugh as National Spokesman for Game Day for LOVE Campaign

 As communities gear up for an exciting football season, Shriners Hospitals for Children® teams up with New York Giants' offensive tackle,...


Aug 20, 2014, 11:17 ET Canadian Medical First: 17 year-old patient becomes first in Canada to undergo minimally invasive surgery for a chest wall deformity

MONTREAL, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - 17 year-old Mackenzie developed a condition called pectus carinatum (his chest wall was pushed outward)...


Apr 10, 2014, 16:33 ET Carando, Stop&Shop Serve Easter Lunch to Shriners Hospitals for Children - Boston

 ­­Carando Classic Italian Meats helped brighten the day for patients at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Boston this...


Feb 24, 2014, 10:00 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Renews, Expands MEMdata Capital & Construction Services

Shriners Hospitals for Children, based in Tampa, Florida, has renewed a strategic agreement with MEMdata covering all 22 locations in the health...


Feb 05, 2014, 08:00 ET Award-Winning Actor RJ Mitte Named a Love to the rescue Ambassador by Shriners Hospitals for Children

Shriners Hospitals for Children® is pleased to announce former patient and award-winning actor RJ Mitte as a national Love to the...


Jan 24, 2014, 08:30 ET Five Shriners Hospitals for Children Alumni Reaching for Gold in Sochi

Shriners Hospitals for Children® proudly celebrates the achievements of five current and former patients competing to qualify for the...


Jan 23, 2014, 08:30 ET Kids Wish Network Announces Honored Hero Facilities of 2013

 Every year international children's charity Kids Wish Network partners with hundreds of pediatric facilities to recognize kids who overcome...


Jan 15, 2014, 08:00 ET Watch the Big Game and Score One for the Kids at Shriners Hospitals for Children

The year ahead is going to be an exciting year for sports fans across the country. When friends and families gather to watch this year's biggest...