Children’s Minnesota hosts HeartBeat 5000
On June 25, Children’s Minnesota hosted its annual HeartBeat 5000 race to raise money and awareness for the cardiovascular program. Nearly 2,800 families, staff and community members attended and helped raise over $300,000. Kylie Bearse from WCCO-TV served as the event’s emcee.
Annie Waters, Children’s Minnesota director of annual giving, joined WCCO-TV to preview the event and explain the importance of community support for patients and their families. Watch the full segment: Children’s hospitals hosts HeartBeat 5000.