Nationwide Children's News Releases

Dec 03, 2021

2021 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship announces record-setting $3,186,546 charitable donation

Tournament officials announced today that the 15th playing of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship, concluded August 29, 2021, at The Ohio State University Golf Club - Scarlet Course, raised a total of $3,186,456 for central Ohio charitable organizations, including $3,006,376 for pediatric cancer research and treatment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Dec 02, 2021

The Memorial Tournament Presented by Workday Announces 2021 Charitable Donation

Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday announced today that the 46th playing of the prestigious invitational, concluded June 6, 2021, raised $2,550,000 for Nationwide Children’s Hospital through an alliance with the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation. 

Nov 22, 2021

Annual Holiday Wish Drive at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is Saturday, Dec. 4

A gift of toys, games and activity supplies can make a big difference to children and families spending time in the hospital and the community’s generosity is appreciated. 

Nov 15, 2021

Tickets for Butterfly Guild’s Production of Cinderella on Sale November 26

For its 64th annual production, Butterfly Guild of Nationwide Children’s Hospital is pleased to announce Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella will take place on March 4, 5 & 6, 2022 at the historic Palace Theatre located at 34 W. Broad St. This family-friendly, Broadway-quality production benefits the Hospice and Palliative Care Programs at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, the only programs of its kind in central Ohio.

Jonathan Price, MD, FAAP, Named Pediatrician of the Year
Nov 15, 2021

Jonathan Price, MD, FAAP, Named Pediatrician of the Year

The Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP), representing more than 2,900 members in the state of Ohio, is proud to announce the recipient of our highest honor, the 2021 Elizabeth Spencer Ruppert, MD, FAAP, Outstanding Pediatrician of the Year Award, is Jonathan Price, MD, FAAP. This award recognizes a pediatrician for distinguished achievements and outstanding contributions to the advancement of pediatric care and education for patients and physicians in Ohio and across the country

Nov 11, 2021

Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Young Professional Council Fundraising in Collaboration with Lion Cub’s Cookies

Lion Cub’s Cookies has created a special edition cookie, inspired by two Nationwide Children’s Patient Champions, that will be sold from Nov. 11-14 at their Grandview bakery.

Nov 04, 2021

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Joins New NORD Rare Disease Centers of Excellence Network, Committed to Improving Access and Care for Rare Disease Patients

Nationwide Children’s Hospital has been selected as a Rare Disease Center of Excellence by the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), a nonprofit patient advocacy organization committed to the identification, treatment and cure of rare disorders through education, research and patient services

Oct 08, 2021

On Our Sleeves’ Million Classroom Project Achieves Child Mental Health Milestone

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – In May 2021, to mark the launch of Mental Health Awareness Month, On Our Sleeves, the national movement for children’s mental health, set an ambitious goal to provide free mental health resources for more than 1 million teachers and classrooms across America.

Oct 07, 2021

Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Columbus Crew Announce Wrap Them In Support Campaign, Benefiting On Our Sleeves

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – The Columbus Crew and Nationwide Children’s Hospital announced today the beginning of the Wrap Them In Support campaign, supporting the hospital’s On Our Sleeves movement for children’s mental health.

Oct 05, 2021

Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Big Lots Announce 2021 Recipient of Big Lots Behavioral Health Scholarship

Originally launched in 2019, the Big Lots Behavioral Health Scholarship is awarded to a student who plans to pursue, or is currently pursuing, a graduate degree in the fields of behavioral or mental health, social work, or psychology. Recipients of the award receive $10,000 towards their education.