News & Events
March 2015 Events on Campus
Learn more about current health issues or conditions affecting you or your family by attending a special event or support group on campus this month.
Graley Named Volunteer of the Year
David Graley, who led the effort to raise the funds that transformed a dream into Hoops Family Children's Hospital, was honored by the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce.
WV Hot Dog Festival Organizers Present $15,000 to HFCH
This annual event has raised more than $157,000 in 10 years to benefit Hoops Family Children’s Hospital.
Ceredo Elementary 4th Graders Donate $1,175 to Good Samaritan Fund
Hanna Moore and Cassidy Stoner raised $1,175 to help adults and children with expenses related to cancer treatment.
November Activities & Events
Check out the health-related activities and events happening on campus this month!
Sponsors Sought For All Aboard! Artisans Express
Sponsorship levels may include having an active role in the design and creation of the train models. Several of the main sponsorships have already been claimed, including presenting sponsorship rights by CSX.
Specialist in Pediatric Neurology and Children’s Sleep Disorders Joins HFCH
Paul Knowles, MD, diagnoses, treats and manages conditions related to the nervous system in children from birth into late teens.
CHH Names New Vice President to Lead Foundation
Bradley Burck will lead a campaign to raise $6 million for final construction of Hoops Family Children’s Hospital.
October Events on Campus
Check out this list of upcoming health-related events sponsored by Cabell Huntington Hospital, Hoops Family Children's Hospital and the ECCC.
Marshall Health & HFCH Welcome Pediatrician
Pediatrician Jennifer K. Gerlach, MD, has joined the medical staffs of Marshall Health, Cabell Huntington Hospital and HFCH.
WV First Lady Stresses Safe Sleep Position for Infants
The "Our Babies: Safe and Sound" campaign is a statewide educational program to share the guidelines for keeping babies safe while sleeping.
Tri-State Artists Invited to Artisans Express Kickoff Oct. 1
Tri-State artists are invited to the Artisans Express Kickoff Event Oct. 1 to get their first look at 42 train models that they can transform into pieces of artwork to be displayed in locations throughout Huntington.
September Activities on Campus
Check out this list of health-related events sponsored by Cabell Huntington Hospital, Hoops Family Children's Hospital and the ECCC.
Alpha Delta Kappa Gives to Child Life Program
A donation from Alpha Delta Kappa, which promotes educational projects and activities, will help support HFCH's Child Life Program.
August Events & Activities
Check out these healthy events happening on and around campus this month!
Pediatric Anesthesiologist Joins HFCH
Wayne County native Kyle M. Smith, MD, will be providing anesthesia care for children undergoing surgery.
Back-To-School Health Fair At Huntington Mall Saturday, Aug. 9
School-aged children are invited to the Huntington Mall’s Center Court Saturday, Aug. 9, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. for free healthy activities.
Marshall Orthopaedics Gives $50,000 to HFCH
Marshall Orthopaedics chose the Hoops Family Children’s Hospital as a charity because of its personal meaning to so many in the department.
HFCH Celebrates a Milestone
Supporters, donors, local and national leaders and physicians and hospital staff celebrated a milestone for the HFCH at a ceremonial ribbon cutting for the first completed phase of the project.
Cabell County EMS Gives Major Boost to Helmet Drive
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, bicycle riders without helmets are 14 times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash than helmeted riders.
Here's What's Happening
Check out this list of upcoming events at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Hoops Family Children's Hospital and Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Natural Resource Partners Donates $40,000 to HFCH
Our community has enabled the HFCH to become a reality through its continued outpouring of support. Businesses like NRP understand the importance of having a first-class, state-of-the-art children's hospital.
Tips for New Moms on Mother's Day
Mother’s Day is a special time for new moms, but it can also be a stressful time for new parents— moms and dads who are facing the responsibility of caring for a newborn or infant. To help relieve that stress, the FDA offers some tips.
Lids for Kids Helmet Drive
The Lids for Kids Helmet Drive is a project to help reduce the devastating number of traumatic head injuries occurring among local children.
MU's PRSSA Hosts Benefit for HFCH
PRSSA generously hosted the "Herd for Hoops Charity Gala," a combination induction ceremony and HFCH fundraiser.
CCRF Donates Toys for Sick Children
The Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation focuses on improving the mental, social and emotional well-being of children with cancer.
Max & Erma’s Hosts Monthly HFCH Fundraiser
The Huntington location of Max & Erma's will donate 20 percent of a diner’s bill to HFCH. The fundraiser will continue on the first Monday of each month, and applies to dine-in or carryout customers.
Thanks, General Federation of Women's Clubs WV!
HFCH recently received a joint donation from the Southwestern District members of the General Federation of Women's Clubs West Virginia.
Free Super Kids, Super Families Event Feb. 1
Parenting can be hard work. Why not stop by the Super Kids, Super Families, Super Saturday event to refresh your spirit and get some new ideas ? The event takes place 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena.
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon Joins HFCH and Marshall Orthopaedics
Dr. Viorel Raducan specializes in in treating children with scoliosis, general orthopedic injuries and spinal conditions and disorders
January 2014 Events
Each year, we make resolutions to help improve our lives. If one of your resolutions was for your family to lead a healthier life, be sure to check out the educational and support opportunities available on campus.
WV Hot Dog Festival Organizers Present $10,000 Check to HFCH
With its recent donation of $10,000, the West Virginia Hot Dog Festival has generously donated more than $140,000 to the Hoops Family Children’s Hospital.
December 2013 Calendar of Events
December may be a busy time of year, but it's important to make time for your health. Check out what's happening on campus this month.
November 2013 Calendar of Events
November is a busy month for Cabell Huntington Hospital, Hoops Family Children's Hospital and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center. See if there's an event for you!
Bunny Smith Named Executive Director of HFCH
Bunny Smith, RN, BSN, MBA, NE-BC, is now the Executive Director of the Hoops Family Children’s Hospital. She served as Cabell Huntington Hospital's Vice President and CNO since 2005.
Kristi Arrowood now Director of Development for Foundation
As Director of Development for the Foundation, she will manage fundraising efforts for CHH, the Hoops Family Children’s Hospital and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Halloween Safety Tips
To help keep your ghosts and goblins out of harm's way this Halloween, please review these tips for safely trick-or-treating and handling treats.
Colors of Cancer 5K Run/Walk Oct. 26
The Colors of Cancer 5K Run/Walk is an opportunity to build awareness, offer encouragement and raise funds to assist patients receiving care at the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Local Author Offers Gift For Donors
Local author John Preston Smith is making a difference in the lives of children for generations to come. He is offering an audio book of his most recent work, The Bog, to anyone who donates $12 or more to Hoops Family Children’s Hospital.
Back-to-School Health Fair Aug. 10
Be sure to attend the Back-to-School Health Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 at the Huntington Mall. This free health event features screenings, information and giveaways.