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Jingle Bell Jog Promotes Health and Children’s Miracle Network

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Special to the Journal

The Christmas season at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital has kicked off with the sale of Jingle Bell Jog T-shirts. Jingle Bell Jog is an annual event that promotes healthy individuals and benefits Children’s Miracle Network.

Hosted by Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital’s HealthWorks, this year’s Jingle Bell Jog will be Saturday, Dec. 3, at Phoebe HealthWorks, 311 W. Third Ave.

The public is invited to get your T-shirt featuring a reindeer with Christmas tree lights decorating its antlers and jogging shoes ready for action. The purchase of a T-shirt shows support for Jingle Bell Jog and Children’s Miracle Network through Christmas.

Shirts are $15 for Youth S-L and Adult S-3XL and $10 for infant and toddler
sizes.
Shirts will be sold at Phoebe outside the cafeteria on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, Nov. 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 14 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

These shirts are also available to the general public by calling CMN Coordinator Amanda Williams at 312-1494 or by visiting the Foundation at 410 5th Ave. She will also be at Sam’s from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26.

Jingle Bell Jog events include a 10K run, 5K run/walk and a 1-mile fun walk through Albany’s Rawson Circle area.

All funds raised will be used to benefit children in Albany through the Children’s Miracle Network.
Persons interested in participating in Jingle Bell Jog can register by going online to www.jinglebelljog.org.
Children’s Miracle Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children’s hospitals across North America. Each year, the 170 Children’s Miracle Network hospitals provide the finest medical care, life-saving research and preventative education to help millions of children overcome diseases and injuries of every kind.

 

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