HERSHEY, Dad. (WHTM) — Play For The Kids was launched today by Four Diamonds at Penn State Health Children’s Hospital, a nonprofit gift fund.
Play For The Kids is the organization’s new fundraising program that unites Four Diamonds supporters across the country to continue the fight against childhood cancer. According to the press release, the goal of the program is to provide support to children who often miss many children’s activities because of their battle with cancer.
News in your inbox: subscribe to abc27’s daily newsletter
In September, Play For The Kids will embrace the essence of childhood and unite to play as children, hosting various events to continue raising funds. The events range from eating contests to fitness challenges.
Now that the program has launched, supporters can register and start fundraising as part of a team or as an individual participant.
Penn State Health Children’s Hospital Ranked Top in Nation
“PlayFor The Kids is a celebration of children’s joy and how children magically enjoy everything they do,” said Leigh Anna Hilbert, interim director of Community Fundraising Programs at Four Diamonds. “By joining our Play For The Kids community, supporters are committed to Four Diamonds’ mission to overcome childhood cancer and bring hope to children and families everywhere.”
Four Diamonds organizes two rallies for anyone who wants to know more. The first is on Tuesday, July 27 at 12:00 PM and the second is on July 29 at 7:00 PM. For more information you can visit their website by clicking here.