News Release

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Contact: Joy Vann, (757) 668-8566,

Harlem Globetrotters' Shows to Benefit CHKD, Feb. 29, March 1

NORFOLK – The Ted Constant Center will donate a portion of the proceeds from tickets sold to the upcoming Harlem Globetrotters’ shows to Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters. The shows will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 29, and at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 1.

Tickets may be booked online at; charged by phone at 1-888-3Cox-Tix; or purchased at The Constant Center box office. The CHKD prices, reflecting $1 and $2 discounts, are $18.50, $25.50 and $35.50. Ticket buyers must use the code GCHKD when ordering.

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 approximately 160,000 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.