EVENT: Check presentation by Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital patient and Make-A-Wish kid, Dean, for his wish to give back to a children’s charity.
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 24
TIME: 11-11:30 a.m.
PLACE: Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital, 7 Richland Medical Park, second floor playroom
FACTS: Dean, a 17-year-old from Chapin, S.C., will receive his wish from Make-A-Wish® South Carolina. Dean’s wish is to give back to a children’s charity known as Child’s Play. Child’s Play is a nonprofit that gives toys and games to children’s hospitals across the nation.
About Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital
Palmetto Health Children's Hospital is South Carolina’s first children's hospital and has more than 150,000 children’s visits each year. It offers more than 30 subspecialties to meet the unique health care needs of children and has central South Carolina's only Children’s Emergency Center. With more than 350 professionals who work exclusively with children, Palmetto Health Children's Hospital has a team of highly skilled and trained experts unmatched by any hospital in the Midlands. Palmetto Health Children's Hospital is the place to go for children's medical care, because the best care matters.
About Make-A-Wish® South Carolina
Make-A-Wish® South Carolina grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Make-A-Wish® South Carolina has never turned a qualified child away and granted 180 wishes last year. Make-A-Wish® South Carolina receives funding through private donations, individuals, companies and special events. For more information about Make-A-Wish® South Carolina, visit sc.wish.org and discover how you can share the power of a wish®.