Nationwide Children's News Releases

Dec 11, 2007

Pleasure Guild Calls for 2008 Volunteers

Pleasure Guild, a volunteer organization of Nationwide Children's Hospital, invites the public for membership of its new class with service beginning January 2008. Pleasure Guild is one of the oldest women's organizations in Columbus, originating in the 1890s.

Dec 05, 2007

TWIG Annual Holiday Cards Available through December 31

Available now through December 31, 2007, TWIG, a volunteer organization of Nationwide Childrens Hospital, will sell their annual Holiday cards to support various programs at the hospital.

Dec 03, 2007

Kinder Key Calls for Caroling Groups for December

Celebrate this holiday season by organizing a group of friends to sing songs of good cheer and bring new hope to young hearts for the annual Kinder Key Holiday Caroling Drive.

Nov 26, 2007

Second Annual Gingerbread House Holiday Celebration Slated for December 6

Legacy Commercial Flooring, Inc. will host the Second Annual Gingerbread House Holiday Celebration to benefit Nationwide Childrens Hospital 5:30 8:30 p.m.

Nov 13, 2007

Burn Injuries Take Devastating Toll on Nations Children

The approach of winter season brings with it an increase in burn-related injuries to our nation’s children. Annually in the United States, fires and burns result in almost 4,000 deaths and more than 745,000 non-hospitalized injuries among all age groups.

Nov 12, 2007

Nationwide Children's Hospital Change Their Tomorrow Campaign Surpasses $200 Million Mark

The Nationwide Childrens Hospital Change Their Tomorrow campaign has raised a total of $207 million toward the announced goal of $250 million. The five-year comprehensive campaign launched in 2006 serves as the foundation for Nationwide Childrens Hospitals vision to provide world class

Nov 01, 2007

Christines Christmas Slated for December 9 at Dublin Jerome High School

Christines Christmas, a unique concert in tribute to Christine Wilson who, along with four of her friends, died in a tragic fire near The Ohio State University campus on April 13, 2003, will be held Sunday, December 9 at Dublin Jerome High School.

Oct 30, 2007

TWIG to Host 85th Annual Bazaar November 18

In its 85th year, the TWIG Bazaar will again offer shoppers unique and traditional merchandise during a one-day event 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sunday, November 18 at the Ohio Expo Center.

Oct 25, 2007

5th Annual Trot for Tots 3K and 10K Slated for November 11

The 5th Annual Trot for Tots is slated for Sunday, November 11 at Dublin Coffman High School in Dublin, Ohio. Proceeds from this 3K run/walk and 10K run will benefit Hospice at Nationwide Childrens Hospital.Registration opens at 7 a.m. with a shot gun start for both races beginning at 9 a.m.

Oct 22, 2007

National Study First to Describe Sport-Related Concussion Among High School, Collegiate Athletes

An estimated 300,000 sport-related traumatic brain injuries, predominately concussions, occur annually in the United States. In fact, for young people 15- to 24-years-old, sports are second only to motor vehicle crashes as the leading cause of traumatic brain injury.