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Reaching underserved youth athletes is an important goal of Banner Sports Medicine Scottsdale. That’s why the Banner Health Foundation established the Game On: Youth Athlete Support Fund to provide preventative care to Arizona youth through three distinct assessments that have been proven to reduce injury and promote participation in sports.Read More
Arizona’s oldest women’s charitable organization, The Board of Visitors, has selected The Big Pink Bus as the beneficiary of its annual Care Card retail fundraising program for 2023 and 2024. A program of Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, The Big Pink Bus is a mobile 3D mammography unit that will bring life-saving breast cancer screenings to women across the Valley, especially those in underserved and outlying communities.Read More
Occurring across all demographics, child abuse and neglect are significant issues nationally and in Arizona. Two children die each week in Arizona from neglect or abuse—a higher mortality rate than childhood cancer. Experts believe that every child death due to abuse or neglect is preventable and Banner Health is passionate about identifying and protecting vulnerable children in our communities.Read More
Thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation, Diamond Children’s Medical Center in Tucson hosted a night to remember in March for teen patients battling cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. Held at the Arizona Stadium with the theme of “Let’s Glow,” this one-of-a-kind prom featured dazzling neon lights, a silent disco, arcade games, prizes, refreshments, and special guests.Read More
Through a generous charitable gift from longtime Mesa resident Ruth Nesbitt and her family, the Banner Children’s Developmental Pediatrics Clinic is now open in the East Valley. Led by a specially trained developmental pediatrician, the Clinic provides comprehensive assessments and supportive pediatric health care to children with developmental disabilities, learning disabilities, neuro-developmental disorders, autism spectrum disorders and Down Syndrome.Read More