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Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital to Benefit From Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013

Delaware Valley

On Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children will become part of a national movement celebrating a day dedicated to giving. After Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday at the start of the annual holiday shopping season, #GivingTuesday invites people who care about nonprofit organizations like Nemours to give generously.

A gift to Nemours on #GivingTuesday will support childhood cancer research and be matched thanks to the generosity of the D.O. Believe Foundation, which was founded by the family and friends of Dominic “The Dominator” Osorio. This young boy waged a brave battle with brain cancer and passed away just before his seventh birthday. The Foundation will match donations to Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Chidlren up to a total of $10,000 on #GivingTuesday.

Looking for the perfect antidote to Black Friday shopping? Please join #GivingTuesday to support childhood cancer research at Nemours and save lives.

"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give."

Winston Churchill

#GivingTuesday

When

December 3, 2013

How

Nemours.org/GivingTuesday

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Contact

Karen Bengston
Nemours Public Relations
(302) 293-4928
karen.bengston@nemours.org


About Nemours

Nemours is an internationally recognized children's health system that owns and operates the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del., and Nemours Children's Hospital in Orlando, along with major pediatric specialty clinics in Delaware, Florida, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Established as The Nemours Foundation through the legacy and philanthropy of Alfred I. duPont, Nemours offers pediatric clinical care, research, education, advocacy and prevention programs to all families in the communities it serves.