Shrine Shoot raises $66,000 for Shriners Hospitals for Children — Cincinnati
(CINCINNATI; October 2, 2017) – The 16th annual Shrine Shoot raised $66,000 for Shriners Hospitals for Children—Cincinnati. More than 200 participants attended the two-day event, held September 9-10 at the Sycamore Gun Club in Miamiville, Ohio.
The Shrine Shoot has raised more than $750,000 since its inception. David Todd, founder of the event, presented a check to the hospital’s board of directors at the September 27 meeting. Funds will be used by Cincinnati Shriners Hospital Research Unit, to focus on pediatric wound healing, immunology, inflammation and infection and nutrition. “This event is in honor of my parents, and continues their legacy of supporting Shriners Hospitals for Children,” said Todd. “Both believed deeply in supporting this amazing organization.”
About Shriners Hospitals for Children — Cincinnati
Shriner’s Hospitals for Children — Cincinnati provides services for burns and pediatric plastic surgery, including cleft lip and palate, abnormal breast development in boys and girls, hemangioma, congenital hairy nevus, hand malformations, ear deformities, complex wound and skin disorders, and trauma and reconstructive conditions. Shriners Hospitals for Children — Cincinnati is verified by the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons and recognized as a Cleft Lip and Palate Team by the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and Cleft Palate Foundation. The hospital has had Magnet™ designation since 2008 and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. All services are provided regardless of a family’s ability to pay. For more information visit shrinershospitalcincinnati.org.