Children’s Miracle Network part of ‘Raise the Region’ online event

DANVILLE – Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger will be one of the participating nonprofits in Raise the Region 2014.

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania holds Raise the Region in an effort to help nonprofit organizations’ fundraising efforts. The event begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday and runs until 11:59 p.m. Thursday.

The 30-hour event is held online at Donors are asked to visit the website, choose Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger and make an online gift.

The running totals will be displayed online throughout the day.

The funds raised by this event will help to provide pediatric equipment, programs and services at Janet Weis Children’s Hospital and throughout Geisinger Health System.