Kohl's Cares® Hospital Partner Program
Kohl's supports The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis through the Kohl's Cares® hospital partner program. Kohl's Fun and Fit Kids is a childhood obesity prevention and awareness effort developed by The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis and is supported by Kohl's Cares® .
On October 12, 2013 Kohl’s Department Stores presented a $61,156 donation to The Children’s Hospital Foundation during Health Zone’s Family Fitness Festival. Over the past three years, the money from the Kohl’s Cares program has been used to support the growth and success of the Kohl’s Fun and Fit Kids childhood obesity prevention and community outreach campaign developed by Saint Francis.
As part of this campaign, Kohl’s Fun and Fit Kids provides an educational and interactive assembly to 12 Tulsa-area schools each year. The Kohl’s Fun and Fit Kids campaign will also partner with the Tulsa 66ers and to host a kids’ day game on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. New this year to the program is the Kohl’s Fun and Fit Kids healthy recipe contest, which is open to all Oklahoma third- through fifth-graders. For a full listing of Kohl’s Fun and Fit Kids events and recipe contest details, please visit Kohl's Fun and Fit Kids.
About the Kohl's Cares® Program
In 2000, Kohl's introduced the Kohl's Cares® philanthropic program to support children's health and education initiatives in the communities they serve. Since that time, the Kohl's Cares® cause merchandise program has raised more than $150 million for children nationwide.
Kohl's sells special Kohl's Cares® merchandise including books and plush toys, throughout the year, with 100 percent of the net profit benefiting health and educational opportunities for children nationwide. Each Kohl's Cares® purchase helps Kohl's support more than 160 hospital partners nationwide.
At just $5 each, Kohl's Cares® books are a great affordable way to easily add high-quality, well-known favorites to a child's bookshelf, while supporting children's health and education initiatives nationwide.