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A national day of giving back during the holidays


#GivingTuesday

December 1, 2015

#GivingTuesday is a national movement around the holidays dedicated to giving, similar to how Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days that are, today, synonymous with holiday shopping.  Whether you’ve already finished all of your holiday shopping or are working on your list, we hope you take a moment this holiday season to include the patients at Dayton Children's as part of your holiday giving.

The #GivingTuesday Challenge

In 2015 we want to see who is up to the #GivingTuesday challenge.

30 individuals including Dayton Children’s employees, patient families and community supporters, are coming together to compete to raise the most money on #GivingTuesday for an area of their choice at Dayton Children’s! The winner will receive an additional $1,000 courtesy of Dayton Pediatric Imaging to be donated to their area of choice. Second place will receive $500 and third $250.

But they need your help! Whether you’ve already finished all of your holiday shopping or are working on your list, we invite you to visit our official #GivingTuesday page and make a donation to the #GivingTuesday champion of your choice! You may give because you know the person or you may give because you want to support the area they chose. You can also give a general #GivingTuesday gift by cliking on the "give" button. Either way we thank you for taking the time to support the patients at Dayton Children’s this holiday season.

Who is involved in the #GivingTuesday challenge?

Anyone can be involved! We have employees, patient families and community members all taking part in the challenge. If you are interested in building your own personal fundraising page and raising money for Dayton Children's this holiday season for #GivingTuesday please email Grace Jones at jonesg@childrensdayton.org .

 

4 easy ways you can help on #GivingTuesday:

  1. Visit the Dayton Children's Facebook page beginning on Black Friday to see everyone who is participating in the #GivingTuesday challenge.
  2. Choose a challenge participant and make a donation to Dayton Children's for #GivingTuesday. You can choose based upon what area you would want to support or which person. You can support Wally B. Bear in the challenge.
  3. Post on Facebook, Tweet, E-mail, Instagram, blog about Dayton Children’s and #GivingTuesday. Use #DCHGivingTuesday!
  4. Tell other people to support Dayton Children's on #GivingTuesday!

 

What is #GivingTuesday?  

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012, the collective power of charities, families, businesses and individuals transformed how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. The first #GivingTuesday created a national movement around the holidays dedicated to giving, similar to how Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days that are, today, synonymous with holiday shopping.  

#GivingTuesday is not a new giving platform, but a call to action. The goal is to help #GivingTuesday become a major part of the holiday season, putting giving upfront in November rather than an afterthought in December or the New Year.  

A respected “Team of Influencers” helped conceive and shape the concept for #GivingTuesday. For the full list or more information please visit www.givingtuesday.org .
 

 
  • Dayton Children's is proud to be a Children's Miracle Network hospital.
  • Make your donation go farther!
  • Thanks to the Better Business Bureau for recognizing Dayton Children's as an accredited charity.

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Upcoming Events

Join our mix of doctors and dietitians in walking the neighborhood, including the local park and elementary school.

The Harrison's Heroes 5k and 10k Run will be June 4 at Beavercreek High School to raise money for the Dayton Children's Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

We are driven by our values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and value creation. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and support our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region. We hope that might be you! Come to one of our two job fairs to learn more about our open opportunities.

We are driven by our values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and value creation. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and support our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region. We hope that might be you! Come to one of our two job fairs to learn more about our open opportunities.

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