MercyOne Children’s Hospital

2019 BKB Golf Outing Results

The 16th Annual Bailey Katherine Bryant Memorial Golf Outing was held on Staurday, September 28. With 96 golfers, the outing raised $14,018 for a grand total of over $205,000 raised in the last 16 years. See photos from the event here. Thank you for your support! All proceeds benefit the Variety Neonatual Intensive Care Unit…

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MercyOne Children’s Hospital Awarded $200,000 Grant from Variety-the Children’s Charity

MercyOne Children’s Hospital has received a $200,000 grant from Variety- the Children’s Charity to fund significant medical equipment for the pediatric cardiac care program at MercyOne Children’s Hospital. MercyOne Children’s Hospital is a part of MercyOne Medical Center Des Moines, a nonprofit Catholic health care provider serving Greater Des Moines with remarkable care for thousands…

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Donor Spotlight: Linda and Mark Abendroth

Helping others and giving back in any way possible is something Linda and Mark Abendroth love to do. These grandparents of 13 have seen six of their grandchildren – one of which passed away –treated at MercyOne Children’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and are now giving back as a way to help babies…

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MercyOne Children’s Hospital’s NICU Receives a Premature Anne Simulation Doll

Earlier this month, through the generosity of donor support, MercyOne Des Moines Foundation funded a Premature Anne Simulation Doll for MercyOne Children’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). This doll trains and builds confidence in nurses as they encounter real-life emergency situations. “The Premature Anne Simulation Doll has been a game-changer for us,” said Amy…

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Donor Spotlight: Steven and Kimberly Bryant

For the last 16 years, Steven and Kimberly Bryant have been supporting families in the MercyOne Children’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in memory of their daughter, Bailey Katherine Bryant. The Bryants established the Bailey Katherine Bryant Memorial Golf Outing in 2004, with 100 percent of proceeds benefiting the NICU. “Bailey was a patient in…

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Winner Announced for MercyOne Children’s Hospital Heart Superheroes Event at 2019 Principal Charity Classic

Des Moines, Iowa, Wednesday, June 5, 2019 – MercyOne Children’s Hospital open heart surgery patient Collins Weitl won a $500 contribution in her name to the pediatric cardiac care program at MercyOne Children’s Hospital. On Friday, May 31, MercyOne Children’s Hospital Heart Superheroes were stationed throughout the 2019 Principal Charity Classic at Wakonda Club in…

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2018 BKB Golf Outing Results

The 15th Annual Bailey Katherine Bryant Memorial Golf Outing was held on a soggy Saturday, September 29th. With 108 golfers and others joining us for dinner and our infamous raffle, we raised $15,341 for a grand total of over $195,000 in the last 15 years. See photos from the event here. THANK YOU! 100% of the proceeds goes…

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Mercy Foundation Receives $250,000 in Grants from Variety

          For more information, contact: Gregg Lagan, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (515) 247-3050 or cell (515) 490-6636 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 2, 2018 Mercy Foundation Receives $250,000 in Grants from Variety – the Children’s Charity DES MOINES, Iowa­—Mercy Foundation has received a $250,000 grant from Variety – the Children’s…

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New Beads of Courage Program Launches

            For more information, contact: Gregg Lagan, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (515) 247-3050 or cell (515) 490-6636 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 12, 2018   New Beads of Courage Program Launches at Mercy Children’s Hospital & Clinics DES MOINES, Iowa­—Innovative arts-in-medicine program Beads of Courage has launched at Mercy…

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