News Release

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman, 668-7554

Lemonaid cancer fundraiser registration begins

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – On July 15th-17th, Anthem will once again present the Annual LemonAid fundraiser to help fight childhood cancer at CHKD. Sign up to host your own LemonAid stand, and you will receive a kit with everything you need to be a success - lemonade mix, cups, pitcher, balloons, stickers, promotional signs and even a foam lemonhead hat.

The fundraiser is conducted in association with the Children’s Miracle Network. All you need is a location, water and ice. Lemonade sells for $1 and all donations support CHKD's childhood cancer program. To register, visit today! Help us "put the squeeze" on childhood cancer. For more information, please contact Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters at 668-7070.

About CHKD’s cancer program

CHKD follows about 500 childhood cancer patients, ranging in age from newborns to survivors in their mid 20s. More than 70 new cases are diagnosed each year. The CHKD team of pediatric oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, pediatric oncology nurses and nurse practitioners provide the nation’s most up-to-date treatments through CHKD’s participation in the world’s largest cancer research consortium.