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  • Miss America 2015 Kira Kazantsev
    Miss America enjoys New York homecoming
    Miss America 2015 Kira Kazantsev returned to New York on Thursday as part of a three-day homecoming celebration, pageant officials announced. Her travels within the state began in Brooklyn, where she participated in a discussion about domestic...
  • Extra Life October 25th
    Extra Life: Toronto Gamers Raise Money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
    If you're a Toronto video game player, then here’s a way for you do some good for others while indulging yourself in your favourite pastime.On October 25th, thousands of online and console gamers will be shutting themselves away from the...
  • Dairy Queen free cones for charity
    Dairy Queen freebies; DQ free cones today to benefit Children's Miracle Network
    Today, March 20 is Dairy Queen’s Free Cone Day, to help benefit Children’s Hospitals nationwide. According to My Fox Detroit news report on March 19, “The fundraiser at Dairy Queen’s Southeast Michigan restaurants helps...
  • IHOP
    It's National Pancake Day!
    Today, March 4, 2014 is a day for free food and giving. National Pancake Day, as it is known, has been celebrated since 2006 and is an IHOP annual tradition. It’s a day when families head to their local IHOP for a serving of pancakes,...
  • Extra Life 2013
    Extra Life has record-setting make up day
    Saturday Nov 10 was the make-up day for the Extra Life charity event and yesterday they announced the most successful day to date. The record-setting make up day led to almost $100,000 in additional funds raised for Children’s Miracle...
  • This polar bear needs coffee!
    Free Coffee at Brueggers Bagels on Thursday
    If you feel like this polar bear, you will be happy to hear that Thursday, November 7th, is free coffee day at participating Bruegger's Bagels shops, including the ones in Avon, Glastonbury, and West Hartford. Between opening and2:00 p.m.you...
  • Jake Owen, Dierks Bentley and Eric Close
    Dierks Bentley & friends raise money at 'Miles & Music for Kids' fundraiser
    Dierks Bentley held his annual “Miles & Music for Kids” fundraiser and raised $307,000 in donations, according to Taste of Country on Nov. 4, 2013. Bentley’s annual celebrity motorcycle ride and concert has raised more than ...
  • Extra Life 2013
    Extra Life surpasses $3 million, survives multiple DDoS attacks
    With plenty of time left in the event, Extra Life 2013 has already raised over $3.4 million and counting. A donation received at 8:20 PM CST on Nov 2, 2013 officially pushed the total just past the $3 million mark, and funds have continued to pour...
  • Extra Life
    Extra Life charity experiences denial of service attacks
    Extra Life, the charity for gamers to raise money for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, has experienced several distributed denial of service attacks today. These DDOS attacks made the Extra Life website inaccessible for much of the day,...
  • Extra Life 2013
    Extra Life 2013 going live soon
    Extra Life 2013 is just a couple hours from going live, and it’s already looking to make a huge splash this year! Originally starting in 2008, it’s quickly grown to become a huge supporter for the Children’s Miracle Network...
  • Extra Life 2013
    The Windsor Gaming Resource will be gaming for 25 hours in support of Extra Life
    November 2nd members of The Windsor Gaming Resource will be gathering at Brimstone Games to play some games. Sure that's not unusual, we have events at Brimstone every month. The difference is this time we are going to do it for 25 hours...
  • It's Coming Back
    Wonder Bread will rise again, return to shelves by end of September
    The bakers may not be kneading the dough quite yet, but you can bet they've tried the ovens. Flowers Foods, based in Thomasville, Ga., plans to reintroduce the iconic Wonder Bread to retail shelves later this month. "Flowers Foods will...
  • Miracle Treat Day 2013
    Buy a Blizzard, Help a Child Get a Miracle
    August 8th is "Miracle Treat Day" - buy a Blizzard® at a participating Dairy Queen location and they will donate $1 to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center (orsimilar hospitals in other states), whichis the region’s...
  • Extra-Life
    Extra-Life: The inspiration of one little girl
    Orange Texas, 2005, 11 year old Victoria Enmon - diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia - bounced into the radio studio to interview with then, DJ Jeromy Adams, who hosted an annual radiothon for the local children’s hospital. At that...
  • National Pancake Day 2013
    National Pancake Day 2013: IHOP flips for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals®
    Fundraiser Aims to Raise $3 Million to Kick Off Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ 30th AnniversaryTuesday, February 5th, is National Pancake Day at International House of Pancakes (IHOP)! Since the program's launch in 2006,...