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Dairy Queen Hosting DQ Miracle Treat Day Thursday

Blizzard sales benefit 170 Children’s Miracle Network hospitals around the country including Columbus Children’s Hospital.

COLUMBUS, OH - 8/7/2007

Feel guilt free by treating your taste buds to a Dairy Queen Blizzard® on Thursday, August 9 for DQ Miracle Treat Day, when all proceeds from Blizzard sales at participating Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill® stores around the country directly benefit 170 Children’s Miracle Network hospitals, including Columbus Children’s Hospital.

The second annual DQ Miracle Treat Day ends DQ Miracle Treat Week, a week of ice cream inspired fun which began with a Blizzard Taste Test on Monday at Columbus Children’s Hospital. During the taste test, a panel of official Blizzard testers including preschoolers, Children’s staff members, local celebrities and Miss Ohio 2007 sampled and gave feedback on upcoming flavors as well as old favorites.

For more information, contact Jessica Ceritelli, Children’s Hospital Foundation, (614) 722-2991 or visit

About Children’s Miracle Network
Children's Miracle Network—the alliance of premier hospitals for children—is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children's hospitals across North America. Each year the 170 Children's Miracle Network hospitals provide the finest medical care, life-saving research and preventative education to help millions of kids overcome diseases and injuries of every kind. For more information, visit

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