Joseph Brown came a LOT early… 16 weeks to be exact! Born weighing only 1 lb and 9 oz, Joseph received lifesaving care at our CHRISTUS Highland Medical Center’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Now 6 years old and a recent graduate of kindergarten, Joseph Brown is growing up and is proudly representing all children served by CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System as our 2023 CMN Hospitals Champion.
Corporate partners support our local kids programs at CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System. When you shop at Walmart or Sam’s Club from June 12-July 14, 2023, please consider rounding up your total with a donations to help local kids! We appreciate you helping make miracles happen!
Associates are generous with their time, talents and exceptional care for patients and families! This amazing group of Associates are also generous with their donations! These passionate and dedicated Associates give the equivalent of one-hour of their pay, every pay period to the CHRISTUS program of their choosing! Thank you for going above and beyond!
CHRISTUS Foundation Shreveport-Bossier is grateful for the generous sponsors of CHRISTUS Swim. Children aged 5 and up have swim team options and can learn more at https://www.teamunify.com/team/usalaclac/page/home.
As one of our Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals programs we strive to not only help sick kids get better, but just as important is to help healthy kids stay healthy and well and establish lifelong wellness habits. Thanks to these sponsors for helping local kids!
Wilder and Adeline, our very first patients in the CHRISTUS Highland West Wing Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in 2016 are now S-I-X and in kindergarten! We are so excited that they got the best start in the CHRISTUS NICU and in Giraffe Omni-beds! They are helping us raise awareness and funds for the critical need for three more of these specialized isolettes, with a total cost of $99,000.
Donate today and give tiny, miracle babies the best start!
Giraffe OmniBeds for NICU – Christus Foundation Shreveport-Bossier (christusfoundationshreveportbossier.org)
We are thrilled to receive word that our very own Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals 2020-2021 Champion, Hunter Briery, has been named one of 10 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS! He will represent CMN Hospitals patients across the nation as an ambassador and advocate for the needs of children served in CMN programs. Join us in congratulating Hunter! He’s going to make NWLA proud as he educated, informs and champions the cause! Go Hunter Go!!
CHRISTUS Foundation Shreveport-Bossier is honored to have the opportunity to help our fellow Associates who faced economic hardships as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and natural disasters, like tornados, floods and winter storms. Our team expressed much gratitude and appreciation for the assistance. It’s a wonderful thing to be a part of an organization that cares deeply for our Associates. Our mission of extending the healing ministry of Jesus Christ happens not only for our patients, families, and community, but also for our Associates. Recipients expressed:
- I’m so grateful to be working for a company that will go above and beyond for their employees… thanks again from the bottom of my heart for blessing me!
- THANK YOU!! It’s great to be a part of the CHRISTUS family! It’s a pleasure working here! I have met some great people and our team is awesome!
- I am so grateful and blessed to work for a supportive CHRISTUS family, you can’t find that everywhere!
It’s almost New Year’s Eve, and that means you have less than 2 weeks to get in your charitable donations to be included on your 2019 tax returns. We will direct your donations where you want them to serve… whether in one of our Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals programs like the Cara Center or Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, or to our Cancer Treatment Center, Grace Home Hospice or simply where the need is greatest, in Shreveport or at CHRISTUS Coushatta. Thank you for helping others with your donations! We are grateful for your support!
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CHRISTUS Foundation Shreveport-Bossier is honored that you entrust us with your philanthropic contributions to make an impact for patients and families served by CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System. We love to have the opportunity to send an acknowledgement card to your friend or family member, physician, religious leader, teacher or other individual to let them know that you made a charitable contribution in their honor. Pay it forward while celebrating special people in your life! Call us today or use the tribute gift form under ‘GIVE’ and let us help you knock out your gift giving list!
Imagine your brand new twins weighing 1 lb 6 oz and 1 lb 10 oz?!? That’s the reality that Kaiti and Evan McFarland faced in October of 2015. Adeline and Wilder arrived VERY early and required the expert care of the CHRISTUS Neonatal Intensive Care Unit!
Fast forward to today and these precious children are learning, growing and thriving!
We are so excited that they will represent all local children served at CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System as the 2019 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champions!