Nationwide Children’s Hospital was founded on the innovation, motivation and dedication of volunteers. Through the years, their commitment has continued to mold Nationwide Children’s into a community treasure. Today, as the Hospital grows to serve over 1 million patients a year, the need for dedicated volunteers has never been greater.
The following are short descriptions of the unique fundraising volunteer opportunities available.
Kinder Key serves as an auxiliary of Nationwide Children’s Hospital and is dedicated to supporting the lifesaving work taking place at The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. The group, founded in 1954, has demonstrated their commitment by raising over $2 million toward Nationwide Children’s mission of providing the highest quality health care to all children regardless of their ability to pay.
Pleasure Guild of Nationwide Children’s Hospital is an organization of women committed to raising funds for Nationwide Children's Hospital, and trace their roots to the hospital’s beginnings. Pleasure Guild is one of the oldest women’s organizations in Columbus, originating in the 1890s.
TWIG is groups of women throughout central Ohio who support Nationwide Children’s Hospital through a wide variety of fundraising projects. TWIG groups operate independently, as well as participate in larger projects as a whole organization. Since their inception, they have raised more than $25 million to support patient care, education and research at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. TWIG - Together With Important Goals
The Women's Board was part of the original vision of the hospital when it was founded in 1892. For more than 119 years, the Women's Board has been serving the hospital and raising funds to support the hospital's mission of providing outstanding health care to all children, no matter what their family's financial situation.
Please contact Cindy Laux at (614) 355-5413 if you have questions. Thank you for getting involved!
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000