Atlantic City, NJ (February 27, 2017) – Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields proudly joined participants of all ages in Orlando, FL, for the annual presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. As the National Goodwill Ambassador for CMN Hospitals, Savvy attended and gave words of encouragement at events including the Disney Enchanted 10K, the Miracle Morning Breakfast at Epcot, and the Disney Princess Half Marathon.
Early Saturday morning, Savvy spoke briefly at the start line of the Disney Enchanted 10k to welcome runners and supporters who traveled from around the country to participate in these exciting events in support of CMN Hospitals. Savvy held the finish line ribbon for both the 10K and half marathon and presented awards to the top runners at the award ceremony. These annual events in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals proved to be another success!
The excitement will continue next month with the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Momentum events in Orlando, FL. Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields will join CMN Hospitals Champions and their families for the events to celebrate with some of the nation’s biggest fundraisers and supporters of CMN Hospitals.
About The Miss America Organization
The Miss America Organization, a 501(c)4 non-profit organization, is the nation’s leading advocate for women’s education and the largest provider of scholarship assistance to young women in the United States, awarding millions of dollars annually. The Miss America Organization is comprised of 52 licensed organizations, including all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico. Miss America contestants contribute tens of thousands of community service hours annually and have raised over $15 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Miss America scholarships since 2007. For more information, visit www.MissAmerica.org.
About Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals raises funds and awareness for 170 children’s hospitals across North America. Every year, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals treat more than 10 million kids – that’s 32 million hospital visits annually. Since 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $5 billion, most of it $1 at a time through corporate partners and fundraising programs. These donations support research and training, purchase equipment, and provide charitable care, all in support of its mission to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible. Learn why member hospitals rely on community support at CMNHospitals.org.