DQ®Blizzard® Treat Sales Help Kids on Miracle Treat Day
The brand’s 14th annual fundraising event for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®
WHO: Participating DQ®locations throughout the U.S. are raising funds to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® (CMN Hospitals).
WHAT: On Miracle Treat Day, $1 or more from every Blizzard® Treat sold at participating independently-owned DQ locations will be donated to local CMN Hospitals, where 10 million children are treated annually, within the U.S. and Canada.
All donations collected on Miracle Treat Day stay in the communities in which they are raised, and are used to bring happiness to the healing process at CMN Hospitals by providing:
Critical treatments and lifesaving healthcare services
Pediatric medical equipment
Facilities to ease stressful situations for kids, such as rooms designed to look like an undersea adventure land or a spaceship
To partake in Miracle Treat Day, fans can purchase any Blizzard Treat – from top-ordered Oreo®, to the NEW sour then sweet Sour Patch Kids®variety, to SummerBlizzard Menu flavors such as S’mores and Cotton Candy.
As a national partner of CMN Hospitals for 35 years, the DQ brand has raised nearly $150 million for local children’s hospitals in U.S. and Canada.
For more information about Miracle Treat Day, visit MiracleTreatDay.com and connect on social media with @DairyQueen and #MiracleTreatDay.
About Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals:
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® raises funds and awareness for 170 member hospitals that provide 32 million treatments each year to kids across the U.S. and Canada. Donations stay local to fund critical treatments and healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care. Since 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $5 billion, most of it $1 at a time through the charity’s Miracle Balloon icon. Its various fundraising partners and programs support the nonprofit’s mission to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible. Find out why children’s hospitals need community support, identify your member hospital and learn how you can Put Your Money Where the Miracles Are, at CMNHospitals.org and facebook.com/CMNHospitals.
International Dairy Queen Inc., (IDQ), based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is the parent company of American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), Orange Julius of America (OJA), Dairy Queen Canada (DQX) and Unified Supply Chain, Inc (USC). Through its subsidiaries, IDQ develops, licenses and services a system of more than 7000 locations in the United States, Canada and more than 24 other countries. IDQ is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. For more information visit DairyQueen.com or follow the Dairy Queen® brandon social media @DairyQueen.