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Employee Giving

As a Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota employee, you give back to our community by championing the health needs of children. We invite you to extend that generosity by making Children’s one of your charities of choice.

Tribute Giving

Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota’s tribute giving program provides a special opportunity to support Children’s mission by giving a gift in honor of a loved one, in celebration of a meaningful milestone, or in remembrance of those who have touched our lives. When you give a tribute gift, you can designate your gift to a program or area of Children’s that is most meaningful to you. Or, if you’d prefer, your gift can be designated to the area of greatest need.

Corporate Giving

When your organization supports Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, you can achieve some amazing things for the most amazing people on earth. And, it can have a remarkable impact on your organization, too. Corporate giving boosts employee morale, connects your business to the community and generates positivity around your brand.

Personal & Community Fundraisers

Whether you’re motivated by a personal experience or you simply want to support an important community resource, hosting a fundraiser on behalf of Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota can be a meaningful way to support the children and families in our care. Learn how to start a personal fundraiser.

Event Sponsorship

Sponsoring a Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota event provides your company or organization with unique benefits and positive exposure. View our upcoming events and the sponsorship opportunities available.

Signature Events

Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota’s signature events are a collection of very special benefit events we host throughout the year in support of specific programs and services offered at Children’s. Join us for an evening on the town at one of our gala events, or stretch your inner athlete at one of our running, walking, tennis or golf events.

Benefit Events

Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota hosts a variety of benefit events throughout the year. From Signature Events (such as Shine Bright Bash and Race for Children's: HeartBeat 5000) to community fundraisers organized by our dedicated supporters, there’s an event to fit every schedule and budget.

Shine Bright Bash 2016

Jan 01, 1970, 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Minneapolis

Proceeds from the Shine Bright Bash benefit the Cancer and Blood Disorders Program at Children’s – one of the top pediatric hospitals in the nation for cancer and blood disorder care.

Pine Tree Apple Classic

Jan 01, 1970, 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM, White Bear Lake

Each year, thousands of children are diagnosed with cancer, severely affecting what many of us take for granted – the ability to have a healthy childhood. The mission of the Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic (PTATC) is to host an annual mixed doubles tennis tournament to raise funds that primarily support research to lessen the suffering caused by childhood cancer. Funds raised benefit the cancer research program at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.

Baby Steps 2016

Jan 01, 1970, 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Falcon Heights

Our annual Baby Steps 3K raises support for Children's neonatal program. Every dollar raised will help fund important items and services, like books for our Wee Read program, snacks and amenity kits for families, education for staff, supplies to help families document their time at Children’s, and so much more.