WVU Medicine Children's

This year, the WVU Medicine Children’s annual statewide radiothon is being held in conjunction with the WVU Day of Giving. As part of this extraordinary day, you will have the opportunity to listen to your favorite local station to hear inspiring stories, participate in challenges, and help us raise critical funds to help improve the health of West Virginia children and women.

 

Why we need your support

In 2017, we treated more than 98,000 children across the state more than 280,000 times, and our doctors performed more than 10,000 pediatric surgeries.

Our mission is to see no child left untreated. That is accomplished through people like you — our generous supporters — who help us purchase lifesaving equipment, accomplish groundbreaking research and support the emotional well-being of our young patients.

 

Participating Radio Stations

 

My 105.9 WTNJ – Beckley

103 CIR – Beckley

Channel 93.5 The Buzz - Beckley

Groovy 94.1 – Beckley

WWNR 620 AM and 101.1 FM – Beckley

Sky106 – Clarksburg

94.1 QZK – Cumberland/Keyser

102 WVAQ – Morgantown

Froggy 99 – Parkersburg

Z106 – Parkersburg

 

How you can help

Contributing to one of our priority funds is one way to support WVU Medicine Children’s.

 

Greatest Needs
This fund provides support where the need is the greatest at WVU Medicine Children’s.
 

WVU Children’s Building Fund
The demand for pediatric services is growing at such a rapid pace that the creation of a new hospital is a must. Donations to this fund will go to help us “Grow Children’s.”

These funds need your support, but with the ever-increasing need for private philanthropic giving, a gift to any program at WVU Medicine Children’s will be greatly appreciated.

Together — on one day — we all can help forge a brighter future for WVU and WVU Medicine Children’s.

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Greatest Needs Dollar for Dollar Match
Donations made to any “Greatest Needs” fund on the Day of Giving will be matched dollar for dollar up to a total of $25,000 by Frank and Jayna Alderman. Help us meet this match by making a donation to your favorite WVU school, college or department’s Greatest Needs Fund today!
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Greatest Needs Dollar for Dollar Match Second Half Surprise
Donations made to any “Greatest Needs” fund on the Day of Giving will be matched dollar for dollar up to a total of $25,000. Help us meet this match by making a donation to your favorite WVU school, college or department’s Greatest Needs Fund today!
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WVU Day of Giving "We're Live" Match
WVU Day of Giving is live! Help us kick off the 2018 WVU Day of Giving by making a gift to your favorite area of WVU. Gifts will be matched dollar for dollar up to a total of $50,000.
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WVU Faculty and Staff Dollar for Dollar Match
Calling all WVU Faculty and Staff! Kick off the work day by donating on WVU Day of Giving. Gifts made by WVU faculty and staff will be matched dollar for dollar up to a total of $10,000.
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First Time Donors Dollar for Dollar Match
The next $10,000 in donations made by First Time Donors will be matched dollar for dollar. Make your first ever donation to WVU now and get your gift matched.
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WVU Day of Giving "Afternoon Power Push"
Gifts made during the “Afternoon Power Push” will be matched dollar for dollar up to a total of $50,000. Help us meet this match by making a gift to your favorite area of WVU!
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Recent Graduates Dollar for Dollar Match
The next $10,000 in donations made by Recent Graduates (2009-2018) will be matched dollar for dollar. Make your donation to WVU now and get your gift matched.
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Evening Push Dollar for Dollar
Let’s keep going! Help us meet another dollar-for-dollar match by making a gift to your favorite area of WVU. Gifts will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a total of $25,000.
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2-for-1 Special
We have one more match to offer tonight as our Day of Giving heads into its final stretch. Gifts made until 11:30 will be matched 2-for-1 up to a total of $50,000.
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2-for-1 Special
We have one more match to offer tonight as our Day of Giving heads into its final stretch. Gifts made until 11:30 will be matched 2-for-1 up to a total of $50,000.
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Mountaineer Photo Challenge
If 2,000 WVU alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends share their favorite photos with the WVU Mountaineer (from any year!) on social media then Mike Escue and Alexis Pugh will generously donate an additional $20,000 to benefit WVU students. Help us meet this challenge by sharing your photo and use #WVUDayofGiving.
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Lunch Hour Challenge
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during our Lunch Time Challenge? The group that receives the most donations during this challenge will receive an extra $2,500 for their Greatest Needs Fund.
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Happy Hour Participation Challenge
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during our Happy Hour Challenge? The group that receives the most donations during this challenge will receive an extra $2,500 for their Greatest Needs Fund!
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Night Owl Challenge
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during our Night Owl Challenge? The group that receives the most donations during this challenge will receive an extra $2,500 for their Greatest Needs Fund.
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Participation Leaderboard
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during WVU Day of Giving? Make a gift to your favorite area of WVU to help keep your group at the top of the Leaderboard.
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Amount Raised Leaderboard
Which Participating group will raise the most during WVU Day of Giving? Make a gift to your favorite area of WVU to help keep your group at the top of the Leaderboard!
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Or you can contact us at dayofgiving@wvuf.org.