Alice Cares for Kids Radiothon

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THANK YOU! With your help, you made $1.35 million miracles happen! You can still give online below. See the pictures from Alice Cares for Kids 2019.

Listen to Alice 105.9 February 13th and 14th, 2019 from 6am to 6pm from the comfort of your office, car or home to hear stories of hope and courage from brave Children's Hospital Colorado patients and families, and pledge your support to the kids. Because of you, kids are living healthier lives. Alice Cares for Kids Radiothon supports children and their families who depend on the world-class care Children’s Colorado provides.

For two days, Alice 105.9 will break from its normal format to broadcast stories of hope and courage live from the atrium of Children’s Hospital Colorado. Find ways you can help and meet the kids below.

Ways You Can Help

  • Call 1-800-458-5437 (KIDS)
  • Donate Online
  • Text “KIDS” to 51555 to donate
  • Fundraise
  • Use #Alice4Kids on social media to spread the message!
  • Connect with Children's Hospital Foundation on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Connect with Alice 105.9 on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
  • Send a message to your friends and family asking them to listen with you.
  • Tune in to Alice 105.9 in the work room or break room. Schedule a Miracle Break!
  • Consider changing your hold music to Alice 105.9 during work hours Feb. 13th and 14th, from 6am to 6pm. What a great way to tell your customers you support Children's Colorado!
  • Join us in giving. You can make a gift online at AliceCaresForKids.org.

See the pictures from Alice Cares for Kids 2019.

Alice 105.9's Cares for Kids is brought to you by Marriott to benefit Children’s Hospital Colorado.

Meet The Kids

Colton

Colton was born barely breathing and took Flight for Life to Children’s Hospital Colorado, where he was diagnosed with three major heart defects. He had his first heart surgery at four days old. There were moments of hope, and several ups and down, but ultimately Colton’s heart couldn’t make it.

Maelle

Maelle is unique for many reasons. She has an extremely rare tumor on her optic nerve. Because of its location, the tumor cannot be operated and is managed through chemotherapy. Maelle is about to finish her second round of treatment and the tumor has already shrunk an incredible 60 percent.

Sam

At 6 months old, Sam suffered a stroke because ofan in-utero blood clot. Strokes affect multiple parts of the body. For Sam, it damaged the left side of his brain, weakening the right side of his body.

Maya

Maya is truly one-of-a-kind. She has an extremely rare blood disorder, Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), that causes her blood cells to attack other healthy blood cells, even striking her spleen, lungs and brain.

Lillian

Lillian and her family had never heard of gluten or Celiac Diseaseat the point she was diagnosed. She had mysteriouslylost nearly a fourth of her body weight and had no energy to leave the couch.

Emerson

Emerson has faced a variety of health issues. She was born barely breathing and spent the first seven months of her life at Children’s Hospital Colorado. But withthe help of a robust team of specialists, Emerson has gone beyond beating the odds.

Eli

Eli was born with a life-threatening birth defect that inhibits lung growth and causes other serious health issues. At 4 days old, he underwent a corrective surgery at Children’s Colorado and spent seven weeks recovering in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Cora

Cora is a fearless champion for teens struggling with mental illness.When she was 13, her depression and eating disorder escalated to the point of crisis. After completinga five-week treatment program at 

Carter

Carter had one precious thing stolen from him: his childhood. At age 8, he was diagnosedwith an aggressive form of leukemia. He did three and a half years of chemotherapy at Children’s Hospital Colorado. Now, 13, Carter is cancer-free, almost reachingsix feet tall,and is full of energy.

About Children's Hospital Colorado

About Children's Hospital Colorado

Children’s Hospital Colorado (Children’s Colorado) has defined and delivered pediatric health care excellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children’s Colorado is a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well-being of children. Continually acknowledged as one of the nation’s outstanding pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and ranked on its Best Children’s Hospitals 2016-17 Honor Roll, Children’s Colorado is known for both its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research, education and advocacy programs, as well as comprehensive everyday care for kids throughout Colorado and surrounding states. Children’s Colorado is the winner of the 2015 American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize, and is a 2013-2016 Most Wired hospital according to Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. Children’s Colorado also is recognized for excellence in nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Centers and has been designated a Magnet® hospital since 2005. The hospital’s family-centered, collaborative approach combines the nation’s top pediatric doctors, nurses and researchers to pioneer new approaches to pediatric medicine. With urgent, emergency and specialty care locations throughout Metro Denver and Southern Colorado, including its campus on the Anschutz Medical Campus, Children’s Colorado provides a full spectrum of pediatric specialties. For more information, visit www.childrenscolorado.org and connect with Children’s Colorado on FacebookTwitter and Pinterest.

Children’s Hospital Colorado complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

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