The season is in full swing at Shriners Hospitals for Children. So far, we’ve decorated Christmas trees, seen snow in Honolulu, met Santa in person and by video feed, and had special visitors bringing gifts for children. We can’t wait to share more of the happenings! Have a great weekend!
Safety tip of the week: As you decorate for the holidays, Shriners Hospitals for Children wants your family to #beburnaware: Water your tree daily and make sure it is at least 3 feet from any heat source. Visit to learn more.
Santa made a virtual visit to children at our Philadelphia, Chicago and Los Angeles hospitals yesterday. Thanks to a little magic and advanced video technology from Dimension Data Americas, kids were able to speak with Santa and share their Christmas wish lists. #smiles #Santa
Actor Joe Minoso of NBC’s hit show Chicago Fire, has teamed up again this year with Shriners Hospitals for Children to promote the Be Burn Aware campaign. Joe will appear on Steve Harvey TV on Friday, December 9, to share holiday fire safety tips and highlight Shriners Hospitals for Children’s expertise in pediatric burn care. To find out where and when the show airs in your area, click on... View details ⇨
Santa is getting ready for his big night, but made time for a special stop at Shriners Hospital in Minneapolis for the annual Breakfast with Santa event. We wonder what the kids have on their lists this year…..
Just like Christmas lights on a tree, a holiday donation to Shriners Hospitals for Children lights up a child’s life. Visit the Giving Tree today to learn the stories of a few of our amazing patients and make your gift today.
Thank you to Joe Minoso Blaze Pizza and Marley Kayden of NBC News 5 for helping kick-off our #beburnaware campaign in #Chicago last night! Micah, Mikey, and Ethan and their families had a great time making (and eating!) pizzas with you all. Learn how your family can #beburnaware at
Through December 16, select Blaze Pizza locations in South Florida and Chicago are teaming up with Shriners Hospitals for Children to #beburnaware! Donate to Shriners Hospitals for Children at participating Blaze Pizza’s and receive a FREE dessert on your next visit!
Speech-language pathologist Nicole Lewis joined our Erie, PA, team in July. Lewis wanted to join the staff of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Erie because of the collaborative team approach to care. “Working directly with a patient’s occupational therapist and physical therapist really helps to open new doors and make progress with the patient’s treatment,” she said. Read more on our website:
Eamonn Walker and Joe Minoso from Chicago Fire are having a great time at Whirlyball ball with Patient Ambassador Owen and a bunch of patients from our Chicago hospital! #whirlycruz #beburnaware #chicagofire
Will you be in the Pasadena, CA, area in late December? If so, you may be interested in helping decorate our Tournament of Roses - Rose Parade float, "Anything is Possible." See the fun our volunteers had last year. Details and sign up info are on our website.
It’s the season of giving, and one Shriners Hospitals for Children — Boston family wanted to make sure kids spending the holidays in the hospital had what they needed to be comfortable. Three year old Brielle brought bags of new clothes, shoes and homemade blankets to share with patients. She was so excited to share the items with her care team so they could distribute them. Thank you to... View details ⇨