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Community & Corporate Partners

We are very grateful to our community and corporate partners who support our mission, helping to raise funds and provide services for our patients and families.

Community Partners in Delaware Valley

The Nemours Fund for Children’s Health is pleased to announce the following foundations have awarded grants in support of pediatric care at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children and our Nemours facilities throughout the Delaware Valley:

  • Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation
    Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders — Prom Night
  • Arthur W. Perdue Foundation
    Nemours BrightStart! — childhood literacy program
  • AstraZeneca
    Nemours CareConnect — Telemedicine
  • Bank of America
    Supplies and equipment for Child Life programs
  • Crystal Trust
    Building and equipment upgrades — Neuroscience/Autism program
  • Delaware Curative Workshop
    Electrical Stimulation Bike, eye tracking system and speech-generating devices
  • Discover Bank
    Uncompensated patient care
  • Eau Claire Community Foundation
    Child Life — toys and books for pediatric patients
  • Jacqueline Badger Mars 2009 Charitable Lead Trust
    Child Life — equipment, supplies and programming
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals
    Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders — Prom Night
  • Kohl’s Department Stores
    Healthy Kids Injury Prevention Program
  • M&T Bank Charitable Foundation
    Nemours CareConnect — Telemedicine in Sussex County
  • New Castle County Council
    Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders — Prom Night
  • Transplant Foundation — Gift of Life Donor Program
    Sedum Garden
  • The Wawa Foundation
    Pediatric care
  • Widener Memorial Foundation in Aid of Handicapped Children
    Boccia Paralympic and adaptive fitness programs
  • Wilmington Flower Market
    All-Abilities Playground

The Leukemia Research Foundation of Delaware

The Leukemia Research Foundation of Delaware (LRFDE) recently hosted its Seventh Annual Black Tie Gala fundraiser at The Doubletree Hotel in Wilmington, Del. Denni Ferrara, Foundation President and Founder, presided over the “Moonlight and Martinis” themed program. The LRFDE has pledged $1 million to Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to further its promising pediatric cancer research and, to date, $250,000 has been donated. Read More »


Corporate Partners in Delaware Valley

Shop gifts at Kohl's.
Kohl's Cares

This season, Kohl's is featuring several books, plush toys and other fun activities. All items are only $5 each. One hundred percent of net proceeds are donated to kids' health and education initiatives in communities nationwide.

Over the past 9 years, Kohl's Care has given more than $960,000 to the Kohl's Healthy Kids Trauma Injury Prevention Program at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. This year-round program teaches children and their parents/caregivers how to prevent injuries, through education on issues including bike and motor vehicle safety. The program leaders have used the hospital's trauma registry to evaluate the needs of the community, and provide support to meet those needs.


Boyd's Flowers Sharing Hands

Boyd's Flowers is offering a unique online fundraising program to benefit schools and nonprofit organizations. Sharing Hands was designed as a way to continuously give something back to the community all year long.

With each order a customer can make a $2 donation to one or more participating organizations, including Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Simply select the Sharing Hands pull down menu on the order form and choose Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital.


Kelly Benefit Strategies Plus Three

Kelly Benefit Strategies of Wilmington, Del. has pledged $25,000 to support charities in Delaware through participating in Plus Three. Nemours is one of the chosen charities. Their online community allows you to log "Kudos Points" for walking, running, workout time, bike riding or even physical therapy. "Every mile or minute of activity will support children's health while benefitting your own good health." Sign Up »


Questions?

For more information or questions about our community and corporate partners, contact:

 

Community Partners in Jacksonville

The Nemours Fund for Children’s Health is pleased to announce the following foundations have awarded grants in support of pediatric care at our Nemours facilities in Jacksonville:

  • Baxter Healthcare Corporation/Baxalta US
    Research Fellow
  • Chartrand Family Foundation
    Nemours BrightStart! and ReadingBrightStart.org — childhood literacy programs
  • CSX
    Childhood obesity prevention program
    Summer camp for children with cochlear implants
  • CVS Health
    Patient education and symptom management program — Diabetes
  • First Tennessee
  • H. Stephen Jones & Associates
  • Jessie Ball duPont Fund
    Nemours BrightStart! — childhood literacy program
  • Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc./Vistakon
    Equipment for Ophthalmology Department
  • Liam’s Land for Lymphatic Malformation Research
    Nemours Comprehensive Vascular Anomaly and Hemangioma Program of Northeast Florida
  • McKesson
    Comfort kits for oncology patients
  • Publix Super Market Charities
    Nemours BrightStart! — childhood literacy program

Questions?

For more information or questions about our community and corporate partners, contact:

 

Community Partners in Orlando

The Nemours Fund for Children’s Health is pleased to announce the following foundations have awarded grants in support of pediatric care at our Nemours facilities in Orlando:

  • Batchelor Foundation
    Cryoablation equipment for Interventional Radiology Department
  • Frances Pew Hayes Family Foundation
    Pediatric programs and services
  • Frank M. Ewing Foundation
    Cryoablation equipment for Interventional Radiology Department
  • McKesson
    Comfort kits for oncology patients

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

The Nemours Fund for Children’s Health is pleased to announce the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation in Short Hills, N.J. has awarded a Quality of Life grant to underwrite the purchase of a pressure mapping system for the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Nemours Children’s Hospital. This vital equipment will help clinicians identify areas of pressure for children with neuromuscular and neurologic conditions that use wheelchairs.


Corporate Partners in Orlando

Skanska

Skanska is a leading international project development and construction company, constructing some of the world’s most iconic structures and developing offices and infrastructure projects throughout the United States. Beyond its role in building the hospitals of tomorrow for Nemours, Skanska has been a generous philanthropic partner, sponsoring black-tie galas, and golf tournaments in Wilmington and Jacksonville, holding successful annual golf tournaments in Orlando for the benefit of Nemours Children’s Hospital and underwriting a recent Hard Hat event to give community leaders a preview of the new Hospital.


The Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation

The Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation in Winter Park has made a $500,000 commitment to encourage philanthropy in support of Nemours Children’s Hospital, matching contributions from
our donors.


Visit These Retailers and They'll Donate a Percentage of the Sale

  • 407 Café: First Wednesday of each month, 10 percent of day’s revenue will be donated to Nemours.
  • Larry's Giant Subs: Second Tuesday of each month, 10 percent of day's revenue will be donated to Nemours.
  • Madison Furniture: On the 29th of each month, 5 percent of the day's revenue will be donated to Nemours.
  • Nelore Steakhouse: Last Tuesday of each month, 10 percent of day's revenue will be donated to Nemours.
  • Papa John's: 10 percent of all online orders for stores in Central Florida will be donated to Nemours when code: “NEM10” is used. (19 locations)
  • Sweet Mama's Restaurant: First Tuesday of each month, 10 percent of day’s revenue will be donated to Nemours.
  • World Automotive Services: First Tuesday of each month, 10 percent of day's revenue will be donated to Nemours.

Questions?

For more information or questions about our community and corporate partners, contact:

 

Community Partners in Pensacola

The Nemours Fund for Children’s Health is pleased to announce the following foundations have awarded grants in support of pediatric care at our Nemours facilities in Pensacola:

  • Bear Family Foundation
    Marketing materials for Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Pensacola
  • D.W. McMillan Foundation
    Uncompensated patient care
  • McKesson
    Comfort kits for oncology patients
  • Wells Fargo
    Patient outreach van — Pensacola

Questions?

For more information or questions about our community and corporate partners, contact:

 

Thank you to all of our donors for making a difference.