The Arkansas Children’s Hospital Auxiliary recently announced its donation of $1.4 million to Arkansas Children’s Hospital, where the money will go toward supporting expert pediatric care for the children and families of Arkansas and beyond.
“The ACH Auxiliary is so proud to support Arkansas Children’s Hospital,” said 2022 ACH Auxiliary President Ashley Parker. “The past few years have brought a number of challenges, but we are incredibly thankful for our donors, members and leaders who help support the mission of making children better today and healthier tomorrow.”
The ACH Auxiliary has raised more than $1 million annually to support ACH since 2011.
“We are grateful for the ACH Auxiliary’s commitment to Arkansas Children’s Hospital,” said Fred Scarborough, president of the Arkansas Children’s Foundation. “The Auxiliary’s devoted work, incredible ability to fundraise and passionate volunteerism is inspiring and plays a critical role in Arkansas Children’s long-standing commitment to provide health care to the children of Arkansas.”
Founded in 1967, the ACH Auxiliary works to raise funds through its annual initiatives, including the Holiday Card Project, Miracle Ball, a la Carte, ACHievers, Playaway Gift Shop and the Race for a Healthier Tomorrow. Funds received by The ACH Auxiliary’s annual gift supports programs and services, including child abuse and prevention services, Arkansas Children’s Research Institute and the Palliative Care Program.
The Arkansas Children’s Hospital Auxiliary is a 501(c)(3) organization with nearly 450 members, serving children and families for 55 years through fundraising and service projects – all of which are in pursuit of a healthier tomorrow for the children of Arkansas and beyond.