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UGA Head Football Coach Mark Richt and GT Head Football Coach Paul Johnson are issuing a challenge to their fans to make a $100 donation during the month of September in honor of Children’s 100th anniversary.

Aug. 27, 2015

The WSB Care-a-Thon raised $1,565,382 to fund research and programs at the Aflac CanRead More...
July 22, 2015

The friendly rivalry between the University of Georgia and Georgia Tech baseball teams will be put to use for a good cause for the 13th Annual Kauffman Tire Spring Classic for Kids benefiting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, presented by 680 The Fan on 93.7 FM.  The teams will compete on Tuesday, May 12, at 7 p.m. for the season series.

May 1, 2015

Join Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Santa Claus and more than 300,000 spectators along the streets of Midtown Atlanta for the largest Christmas parade in the Southeast. Now in its 34th year, the Children’s Christmas Parade will kick off the holiday season Saturday, Dec. 6, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
Nov. 1, 2014

The Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of nine new members to its Board of Trustees. Under the leadership of Chairman Thomas M. Holder, the Children’s Foundation Board is charged with raising critical funds to help meet the growing needs of one of country’s leading, not-for-profit pediatric healthcare systems.
Feb. 19, 2014

Safe Kids Georgia, a statewide network led by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta dedicated to preventing unintentional injuries, has announced that LexisNexis® Risk Solutions will be the presenting sponsor of the organization's fifth annual awards breakfast, "Simple Solutions, Safer Communities."
Sep 26, 2013

Aflac, the number one provider of supplemental insurance in the United States, announced today that the company is honoring two heroes in the fight against childhood cancer with their first ever Aflac Duckprints Award.   The first awards will be presented to former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz and Aflac Cancer Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Director Dr. William G. Woods.
Sep 4, 2013

In an effort to convey the authentic, emotionally charged stories of their patients, parents and staff, Children’s has teamed up with local advertising agency BKV, as well as the Verizon Foundation, to launch a digital campaign of social sharing during this holiday season.
Nov. 3, 2011

Barnes & Noble stores across the country invite customers to give the gift of reading to children in need during its annual Holiday Book Drive, taking place from November 1, 2011 to January 1, 2012.
Nov. 1, 2011

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is excited to announce that the third annual 5K DI Dash road race on August 27 -- organized by Atlanta-based Digital Insurance -- generated a $35,000 charitable donation to Children’s and drew some 700 registered participants.
Sep 6, 2011

Aflac, the number one provider of supplemental insurance in the United States, and Carl Edwards, NASCAR driver of the No. 99 Aflac Ford Fusion, are teaming up to support this year’s National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, recognized annually in  September.
Sep 2, 2011

Aflac, the number one provider of supplemental insurance in the United States, kicked off its “Friends of a Feather” campaign today, the same day that marks the start of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Sep 1, 2011

Join Kids II and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, for the 27th annual Kids II Strong Legs Run. As one of Atlanta’s largest and most popular road races, the event includes a 10K qualifier for the 2012 Peachtree Road Race.
Aug. 30, 2011

The Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta announced today the successful launch of the SurvivorLink information technology system—a crucial tool to help physicians, clinical staff and patient families ensure childhood cancer survivors have optimal health and quality of life.
May 3, 2011

Now through June 10, former NBA player and current studio analyst for NBA TV, Steve Smith, will host “Count Me In for Kids” to benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding.
May 1, 2011

Arthur M. Blank, co-founder of The Home Depot and owner of the Atlanta Falcons, announced a $3 million gift through The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation to honor his wife Stephanie Blank’s support of the Child Protection Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and her service on the Children’s Foundation Board of Trustees.
April 21, 2011

Usher in spring, shape up for summer and support pediatric cancer research at the ninth annual Radiant Systems Sprint for Cancer 5K,10K and Fun Run road race, a qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race.
March 8, 2011

Tickets are now on sale for WrestleMania® Art, a special, one-night event featuring artwork created by WWE Superstars and Divas, to be held at the Fox Theatre Wednesday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. with Red Carpet arrival at 5:30 p.m.
Feb. 15, 2011