News Release

Sunday, April 11, 2004

Contact: Becky Ceraul, CHKD, (757) 668-8566


Here's a "golden" opportunity to help Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters and to receive a free dinner for your children! On Tuesday, May 6, from 5 to 9 p.m., all Golden Corral restaurants in Hampton Roads will be hosting "Miracle Night" to benefit CHKD. For a minimum donation of $1, diners will receive a free kid's meal with the purchase of an adult entrée. And patrons can also purchase CHKD Miracle Balloons for an additional $1. Golden Corral restaurants are located in Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Newport News, Hampton, Williamsburg, Franklin and Ahoskie and Elizabeth City, NC. Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters is the only facility of its kind in Virginia, serving the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit hospital was founded in 1961 and provides care to nearly 130,000 children each year as inpatients and outpatients, addressing routine and complex illnesses, injuries and chronic conditions. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region. The organization also includes a child care center, Center for Pediatric Research, health education initiatives and a multitude of avenues through which our very generous community provides philanthropic support, including numerous Thrift Store locations.