FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What does Charleston Miracle raise money for?
Charleston Miracle raises money for MUSC Children's Hospital, our local Children's Miracle Network Hospital. For the past few years, the funds we raise have been supporting the campaign for the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital being built in downtown Charleston.
What makes someone a miracle child?
A Miracle Child is someone who was treated at MUSC! Some of our amazing Miracle children are still undergoing treatment at MUSC, and others have already been helped by the Children's Hospital to get back on their feet. But, once a Miracle Child, always a Miracle Child!
What is CougarThon?
CougarThon is our most important event! Held in late February/early March, CougarThon is the culmination of all our fundraising efforts throughout the school year. Our entire organization comes together with our Miracle Families in TD Arena for 13 straight hours, and with the addition of CofC students, we celebrate everything that we've done for the kids. We have food, activities, sponsor booths, and lots of performances by bands, student organizations, and Miracle Families!
Who runs CougarThon?
CougarThon is put on by the help of our Executive Board and Leadership Committees.
Is it too late to register for dance marathon?
It's never too late! Our registration website is open until the day of Dance Marathon. Register early to take part in the special benefits of being a member of Charleston Miracle! Register for CougarThon 2019 HERE
How can someone donate to my total?
When you sign up to be a member of Charleston Miracle, you get two things: your ticket to CougarThon, and your own personal Donor Drive! Your Donor Drive is the primary way in which you will collect donations. After setting up your page and fundraising goal, you can share the link to your drive with anyone you are asking for a donation from! From this page, you can track your progress towards your goal and see who has donated to you! Charleston Miracle can also accept checks by mail. Checks should be made out to Charleston Miracle, and have your name written legibly on the memo line. Checks should be sent to the following address:
66 George St
Charleston, SC 29424
FOR THE KIDS.