Join Champions for Children

You Can Make a Difference

AdventHealth's Champions for Children is a group of elite professionals looking to make a lasting impact in the lives of children and families in Central Florida by strategically supporting hospital's child-based initiatives.

Champions for Children make a difference by supporting many needed services that are not covered by insurance, but are essential to our children and families during and after their care. We accomplish this through volunteer activities, fundraisers and networking events. Some of the benefits of becoming a Champions for Children member are:

  • Invitations to Champions for Children networking events and AdventHealth special events.
  • Opportunities to vote on Champions for Children fundraising priorities.
  • Exclusive volunteer opportunities that allow members to engage with AdventHealth for Children’s patients and families.
  • Tax deduction for your membership (according to IRS rules and regulations).
Community Event: Champions for Children Enchantment Ball
Signature Events

Champions for Children Enchantment Ball

On February 26th, 2022, Champions for Children will host their annual Enchantment Ball, a Daddy/Daughter Dance, at the beautiful World Center Marriott Orlando. Guests are able to dance the night away, take a horse-drawn carriage ride, meet their favorite Princesses, and create lasting memories. The Enchantment Ball Committee is excited to announce they raised over $20,000 at their 2021 event to provide funding for support services such as Child Life and Patient Assistance at AdventHealth for Children.

Champions for Children

Executive Committee

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AdventHealth Foundation Central Florida, Champions for Children executive committee

Jessica Kendrick

The Kendrick Law Group

AdventHealth Foundation Central Florida, Champions for Children Executive Committee

Heather McCandless

Founder and CEO, DACG Inc.

Board Members

Jennifer Riggenbac Justin Core Brad Doster
Ivette Kronour Liz Stephens Liz Moore
John Kronour Shari Malik Kellie Landwer
Kimberly Zeidner Georgina Perticari Rhonda Webster
Steve Ousley Nikki Basso Kimberly Ehrhard
Andera Ripley Tina Regan Avery Donaudy
Gina Kimmel Blair Ashton Brandi Markiewicz

Your Generosity Heals

AdventHealth creates excellence through partnerships with generous people like you. By creating your own personal giving page, you will inspire others to share their generosity to help provide the best care possible for those who need it most. To learn more, contact Emily Allen at [email protected].

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  • Give Online

    When you make a donation, 100% of your gift goes directly to the cause you choose.

  • Create a Fundraiser

    Celebrate your special occasion by inviting others to give back. Set up your personalized fundraising page today.

  • Give Your Time

    Volunteer with AdventHealth by applying your time and talents to extend the healing ministry of Christ to patients, visitors and staff.

  • Attend an Event

    Mark your calendar to participate in an upcoming event which benefits essential programs and services at AdventHealth.

  • Sponsor an Event

    Do you have a business looking to make an impact on your community? You can become an event sponsor and provide hope and healing through AdventHealth.

  • Host an Event

    Receive a step-by-step guide to help you plan your event in your office, school, church or community.