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Cool Runnings: 24th Annual Van Metre 5-Mile Run Raises $225,000+

Monday, April 25, 2016

Sleet and snow couldn’t stop the momentum of the 400 attendees at the 24th annual Van Metre 5-Mile Run on April 9. Despite the spring snowstorm, participants at the event in Ashburn, Va., cheerfully participated in the day’ activities, including opening ceremonies, a post-race celebration, awards, and a variety of door prizes. The run generated more than $225,000 was raised for children and families.

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"Four Stories of the Heart"

Sunday, October 11, 2015
Topic(s): cardiology, nicu

Richard Johnson, an illustrator for the Washington Post, was recently invited to spend several days with families in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Children's National. His illustrations and stories capture the experiences of four families and the work of the nurses, doctors, and specialists on the unit -- and demonstrate the specialized care and family services that are possible because of the generous support of donors and partners. Read "Four Stories of the Heart."

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