There are many ways corporations and their employees can support Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Here are just a few of the ways you can get involved:
Make a Philanthropic Gift
By making an annual gift to the Greatest Need Fund, your corporation can support the most urgent needs of Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Your corporation can also make an annual or campaign gift to support endowments, programs, or facilities. Naming opportunities are available. Contact Enid Olvey for more information.
Start a Workplace Giving Campaign
Workplace giving campaigns give your business a chance to get your employees involved with Arkansas Children's Hospital. Workplace giving campaigns are fun and team building, uniting the company's employees around a common goal. We make it easy for you by helping you shape your program and speak to your employees about the impact their donations can make. Structure the program however it works best for you: payroll deduction, annual drive or corporate matching program. Contact Enid Olvey for more information.
Employee Volunteer Opportunities
It takes only a small amount of time to make a difference in a child’s life, The volunteers at Arkansas Children’s Hospital do just that. Opportunities are sometimes limited due to the sensitive nature of our hospital environment. But we do provide a few specialized group volunteer opportunities for our corporate partners and their employees including:
- Grounds Days
- Radiothon/Change Angels
- Special Events
- Festival of Stars
There are also individual volunteer opportunities for interested parties available through the Arkansas Children’s Hospital Volunteer Services Department.
Support Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals) is a non-profit organization that raises funds for more than 170 children’s hospitals. Arkansas Children's Hospital is the CMN Hospital for the state, as well as parts of northern Texas, Louisiana and eastern Oklahoma.
Donations to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals create miracles by funding medical care, research and education that saves and improves the lives of 17 million children each year. Since 1983, billions of dollars have been raised for children's healthcare through CMN Hospitals, often one dollar at a time. Today, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is one of the world's leading children's charities.
All year long, companies and community groups raise money for Arkansas Children's Hospital through CMN Hospitals events and promotions. Partnering with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals has provided us the crucial support of national sponsors. Some of these sponsors include Walmart, Sam's Club, Log a Load For Kids, Fred’s, RE/MAX and Credit Unions 4 Kids. See a complete list of our CMN Hospitals sponsors below. Please support these sponsors in your community - it makes a difference for children at ACH.
For more information about Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, contact Jennifer Selig.
Create a Cause-Related Marketing Campaign
Are you interested in linking your company’s sales to philanthropy? Consider donating a portion of the sales of your goods or services to support kids and build loyalty among your customers or clients. Cause marketing programs have been shown to not only increase customer loyalty but also employee pride and dedication. Good corporate citizenship has become more important every year. A partnership with Arkansas Children’s Hospital can benefit your company.
Examples of cause marketing programs:
- Donate a percentage of sales or a predetermined amount during defined promotional windows
- Paper icon sales at registers or direct donation request to customers from a server or cashier
- Host a special event like a grand opening or vendor golf tournament in which proceeds benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital
- Make a donation in a client's name in lieu of gifts, awards, etc.
- Coin collection devices at registers
Contact Enid Olvey for more information.
Sponsor an Event
Throughout the year, there are many opportunities to sponsor events that benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Some of our larger events include the Will Golf 4 Kids Golf Tournament and Color of Hope Gala in northwest Arkansas, Miracle Ball and Arkansas a la Carte in central Arkansas, and Run for the Roses in Jonesboro. We also have several 5K races/walks, golf tournaments and other interesting events throughout the state. Sponsorship levels range from $2,500 to $50,000. Contact Jennifer Selig for more information.
Host a Community Event
Businesses support Arkansas Children’s Hospital by hosting fundraising events within their community. Ideas range from golf tournaments and 5Ks to casual days and bake sales. ACH will help you brainstorm ideas that are a good fit for your company and employees. Contact Megan Brick for more information.