Colts Fans Encouraged to Donate Funds for Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health at December 29 Game
INDIANAPOLIS – On Sunday, December 29, the Indianapolis Colts will team up with Indiana University Health and Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health to host the Riley Children's Foundation Collection, prior to the Colts vs. Jaguars game. From 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., volunteers will collect monetary donations at the Colts Community Collection Stations, presented by Toyota, located outside each Lucas Oil Stadium gate. Volunteers will distribute Riley bracelets to the first 4,000 fans who contribute to the cause.
Riley at IU Health is Indiana's only nationally-ranked and comprehensive hospital dedicated to care of children. Riley Children's Foundation seeks significant financial support to sustain and expand lifesaving treatment and pediatric medical research. Students from Riley Dance Marathon events will serve as the official volunteers for Sunday's collection.
The Riley Children's Foundation Collection will conclude the Colts Gameday Collections program for the 2013 regular season. For more information about the Colts Gameday Collections program, visit www.colts.com/collections.
About Indiana University Health
Named among the "Best Hospitals in America" by U.S. News & World Report for 16 consecutive years, Indiana University Health is dedicated to providing a unified standard of preeminent, patient-centered care. A unique partnership with Indiana University School of Medicine—one of the nation's leading medical schools—gives our highly skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology. Learn more at **www.iuhealth.org*. *
About Riley Children's Foundation
*Riley Children's Foundation supports Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, Camp Riley and the James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home. As Indiana's only comprehensive hospital dedicated exclusively to the care of children, Riley Hospital has provided compassionate care, support and comfort to children and their families since 1924. Each year children from all 92 Indiana counties turn to Riley Hospital and its regional clinics throughout the state more than 300,000 times. Riley Hospital's partnership with IU Health and its strong affiliation with the Indiana University School of Medicine make Riley Hospital for Children the leader in pediatric care in the state and the region. RileyKids.org