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Why I Love the Dallas Children’s Health Holiday Parade

Editor’s Note: This post was authored by Cassie Collins, the Parade Director at Children’s HealthSM Children’s Medical Center. I love a parade – which is good, since I spend all year planning the Dallas Children’s Health Holiday Parade. The Holiday Parade is all about tradition, and it truly is the start of the holiday season for North […]

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Craig Foster and family at the Children's Parade

Engage the Season With Children’s Holiday Parade

In the coming weeks, we’re all going to hear that the holiday season is a time for gratefulness, goodwill, peace, perspective, hope and even magic. But what I’ve found in yuletides past is that the season only becomes those things if you’re intentional. Otherwise, you’ll find all the magic lost while waiting in line at […]

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Pizza Hut Supports Children's Medical Center

Pizza Hut and Children’s Medical Center

By Tracy Skeans, Chief People Officer of Pizza Hut When you think about Pizza Hut, you probably think about pizza parties, family dinners, or getting together with friends for a game.  You might be reminded of childhood, special treats, or traditions.  If any of these assumptions are accurate, then we’re doing our job to Make […]

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Children's Holiday Parade "1989"

Backstage Memories from the First Children’s Holiday Parade

Editor’s note: This is an encore post of an article that first appeared on the Children’s Health Blog in 2013. Because the magic of the holiday season transcends time, it is as relevant today as it was then. Don’t miss our complete collection of Holiday 2014 info and feature articles, recipes, events and more. You […]

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Two Parade Clowns

Holiday Parade Behind-the-Scenes “Scoop”

My name is Scoop (a.k.a. Stacie Hampton), and I’ve been a part of the Children’s Holiday Parade for 15 years.  I’m thrilled and honored to let you in on some behind the scenes stories. I used to work at Children’s Medical Center in the events department, including behind the scenes at the parade. When I […]

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Children’s holiday parade

Hope you enjoyed the Children’s Medical Center Holiday Parade Presented by Capital One Bank on Dec. 4 in downtown Dallas as much as I did.The parade, which many families consider the “official” start of the holiday season, raises money for Children’s Medical Center, specifically for our Child Life department. Our child life specialists work with […]

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