Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics is proud to honor
individuals and couples who make an annual commitment of $10,000 or
more as members of the Children's Circle of Care.
About Children's Circle of Care
Founded by the Woodmark Group, a consortium of premier pediatric
healthcare facilities, Children's Circle of Care is an
international society that shares Children's Mercy's commitment to
the health and wellness of children and families through their
mission to advance philanthropy that supports patient care,
teaching and research. Children's Mercy is one of 27 children's hospitals across North America recognizing their most
distinguished benefactors as members of Children's Circle of Care.
In 2012, more than 6,257 members of this prestigious group donated
nearly $485 million to the participating organizations.
Benefits of Becoming a Member
To thank this exclusive group of donors for their thoughtful
generosity, Children's Mercy offers Children's Circle of Care
members the following benefits:
- Exclusive opportunities to hear from renowned physicians and
scientists about the advances in pediatric medicine and to listen
to the inspiring stories of families touched by Children's
- Prominent inclusion in the Hospital's annual report, mention in
The Independent and on-line at childrensmercy.org. (If you choose,
you may remain anonymous.)
- Invitations to celebration events and private gatherings
honoring Circle of Care members and the role each donor plays in
our organizational growth and success.
- The chance to establish a personal relationship with Children's
Mercy, create a tradition of impactful giving, and discover a
passion for serving others.
Although globally recognized, a Children's Circle of Care gift to
Children's Mercy is an investment that will stay here in the
Heartland, helping Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics offer
area families primary and specialty care close to home.
Join Circle of Care
For additional information about how you can become to become a
part of the circle, collaborate with other local leaders and
champion a cause that ensures our community's children have bright
beginnings and a healthy start in life, please contact Shanelle Varone at (816) 346-1360 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2013 Circle of Care Roster (pdf)