Each cassette tape has a unique quest that ends with a secret code that you can use online to redeem prizes from Dairy Queen gift cards to signed movie posters.The Mission Mixtape campaign piggybacks on the resurgence of the cassette tape as the latest symbol of retro cool.Its various fundraising partners and programs support the nonprofit’s mission to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible.Find out why children’s hospitals need community support, identify your member hospital and learn how you can Put Your Money Where the Miracles Are, at and facebook.com/CMNHospitals.
That’s simply dinosaur language for “hello” in his world.
It’s a world where a rambunctious boy can play basketball, be a human bowling ball and ride a bike through his hospital’s garden, despite having a rare genetic condition.
Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease is a central nervous system defect of the brain that affects mobility and speech skills. Logan participates in speech, physical and occupational therapy sessions every week and receives Botox injections to improve spasticity in his legs every four to six months.
In order to treat the tumors, AJ endured a year of chemotherapy. Funds from CMN Hospitals purchased a CT scanner, which doctors used for six of AJ’s CT scans to monitor tumor growth and changes. Riley Hospital for Children Rare condition affecting her ribs and vertebra Marlee was born missing nine of 12 ribs on her right side, causing severe scoliosis and an abnormally small right lung, leaving her unable to breathe on her own.
AJ loves learning, particularly science and math, and wants to become a doctor one day. At 10 days old, she had her first of 19 surgeries, a tracheotomy.