Join Us in Supporting #ChildrensHospitalsWeek

To celebrate the amazing things being done at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, we’re inviting you to join us March 5-11 in celebrating #ChildrensHospitalsWeek.

Lurie Children’s is ranked as the top pediatric hospital in Illinois and #7 in the U.S. The main hospital is located in downtown, but Lurie Children’s also operates a network of 13 outpatient centers and 15 partner hospitals, providing top pediatric care across the greater Chicago area. Lurie Children’s relies on philanthropic support to care for nearly 209,000 children each year.

Here are four ways you can get involved to help support #ChildrensHospitalsWeek:

  1. Wear a Band-Aid. Show your support for Lurie Children’s by wearing a Band-Aid of your choice, taking a photo, and sharing it with the #ChildrensHospitalsWeek hashtag.
  2. Tune in to CMN Hospitals’ Facebook Live-athon at 6:30 p.m. CST on Wednesday, March 7. This two-hour live fundraiser, broadcast from Walt Disney World, will feature inspiring pediatric patients from the U.S. and Canada and entertainment from celebrity guests. Watch live on Facebook at
  3. Share the below suggested social media copy on your channels.
  • Facebook: I’m celebrating @LurieChildrens and #ChildrensHospitalsWeek! Learn how you can help at
  • Twitter/Instagram: I’m celebrating @LurieChildrens and  #ChildrensHospitalsWeek!
  1. Donate. Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals treat 62 kids every minute. Donations stay local to fund critical treatments and healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care. You can make a donation online at:

Have ideas on how to celebrate #ChildrensHospitalsWeek or have a miracle story or experience of your own that you’d like to share? Post it in the comments!

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