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Title
Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day to Benefit Children’s of Alabama
Date
07/05/2016
Description
BIRMINGHAM – A “blizzard” is forecast for the state of Alabama Thursday, July 28, when sales of Dairy Queen’s popular Blizzard® Treat benefit children treated at Children’s of Alabama.

For each Blizzard Treat sold that day, Dairy Queen will donate $1 or more to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH), which raises funds to help save the lives of children treated at 170 children’s hospitals in the U.S. and Canada. The following Dairy Queen locations in Alabama will raise money for Children’s. For a complete list of participating locations and addresses, visit www.miracletreatday.com:

• Alabaster
• Andalusia
• Birmingham
• Blakely, Ga.
• Boaz
• Chelsea
• Clay
• Cullman
• Decatur
• Dothan
• Enterprise
• Florence
• Fort Payne
• Gadsden
• Guntersville
• Hueytown
• Midland City
• Montgomery
• Northport
• Oxford
• Ozark
• Pelham
• Pell City
• Prattville
• Scottsboro
• Sylacauga
• Tallassee
• Troy
• Tuscaloosa
• Wetumpka

Since 1984, Dairy Queen has raised more than $115 million for CMNH. Last year, Children’s received $38,000 in donations from Dairy Queen to fund critical treatments and healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care at the state’s only freestanding pediatric medical facility.

Since 1911, Children’s of Alabama has provided specialized medical care for ill and injured children, offering inpatient and outpatient services throughout central Alabama. Ranked among the best pediatric medical centers in the nation by US News & World Report, Children’s provided care for youngsters from every county in Alabama, 41 other states and eight foreign countries last year, representing more than 677,000 outpatient visits and more than 15,000 inpatient admissions. With more than 2 million square feet, Children’s is the third largest pediatric medical facility in the U.S. More information is available at www.childrensal.org.