MILWAUKEE (7/19/2013) - Ace Hardware is helping to make miracles happen one bucket at a time. Customers can make a $5 donation to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals for a five-gallon Miracle Bucket and they will receive 20% off everything that fits in the bucket on Saturday and Sunday, July 20 & 21.
Participating area Ace Hardware stores will donate proceeds from every bucket sold on July 20 and 21 to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, part of the network of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is a charity that raises funds for more than 170 children's hospitals across the United States and Canada and ensures that when a donation is made, it stays in the community, so that every dollar given goes to help local kids.
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Offer valid for one transaction the same day the donation is made at participating Ace Hardware stores. Not valid on sale and clearance priced merchandise, rental, in-store services, Ace Gift Cards, city stickers, previously purchased merchandise or in conjunction with any other coupon, excluding Ace Rewards. No cash value. Additional exclusions may apply, see store for details.
About Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is the region's only independent health care system dedicated solely to the health and well-being of children. The hospital, with locations in Milwaukee and Neenah, Wis., is recognized as one of the leading pediatric health care centers in the United States. It is ranked No. 4 in the nation by Parents magazine and ranked in 9 specialty areas in U.S.News & World Report's 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals report. Children's Hospital provides primary care, specialty care, urgent care, emergency care, community health services, foster and adoption services, child and family counseling, child advocacy services and family resource centers. In 2011, Children's Hospital invested more than $100 million in the community to improve the health status of children through medical care, advocacy, education and pediatric medical research. Children's Hospital achieves its mission in part through donations from individuals, corporations and foundations and is proud to be a member of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. For more information, visit the website at chw.org.
About Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals raises funds for 170 children's hospitals across the United States and Canada, which, in turn, use the money where it's needed the most. When a donation is given it stays in the community, helping local kids. Since 1983, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $4 billion, most of it $1 at a time. These donations have gone to support research and training, purchase equipment, and pay for uncompensated care, all in support of the mission to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible. Learn more at CMNHospitals.org.
Photo by Joe Reiter, courtesy of Crown Ace Hardware in Yucaipa, CA