WHAT: Many of the patients who spent the first few months of their life in Loyola University Medical Center’s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) will return on Sunday, June 10, to give back to the organization that cared for them. They will participate in the inaugural Ronald McDonald® Children’s Hospital 5K Race/Walk and Children’s Character Competition, which will benefit the NICU renovation. Among the participants are the following people who overcame adversity to make it to race day:
WHEN: 8 a.m. – 5K Run/Walk
9 a.m. – Children’s Character Competition (area sports mascots and characters will be on hand to entertain kids as they race)
WHERE: Loyola Outpatient Center
2160 S. First Ave., Maywood, Ill., Entrance 3
MEDIA: To interview these race participants, call Nora Dudley in Media Relations, (708) 417-5014.