AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – With over 10,000 sick or injured children across the High Plains, the Children’s Miracle Network of Amarillo said it works to assist the families and healthcare professionals caring for pediatric patients with bills, doctors, equipment, and other resources and programs.
“We exist to promote and improve the quality of children’s healthcare,” said the organization’s website, noting that all funds raised go toward local causes to that effect. CMN of Amarillo said that it has also been involved with the BSA and Northwest Texas Healthcare Systems in supporting child life and other pediatric programs in the region.
Alongside general causes, CMN noted on its website that it also supports specific Miracle Children in its programs in an effort to help individual families and patients cover their healthcare costs and other needs. As previously reported on MyHighPlains.com, a few of those children involved with CMN in the past year have been:
On Wednesday, May 3, CMN of Amarillo will host its 2023 Miracle Week Mediathon, during which KAMR Local 4 News anchors and reporters will speak with organizers and local families as the organization raises funds for its patients and programs.
More information on CMN of Amarillo, as well as resources to donate to the organization, can be found on its website.
CMN Mediathon with Andy Justus
Interview with MyHighPlains Anchor, and Miracle Child Mya Clark
Raffle ticket drawing with Lindsey Kinard, Executive Director for Children’s Miracle Network of Amarillo.
CMN Mediathon with Mya Clark
Interview with Miracle Child Addison.
Interview with Miracle Family Lesa and John Salazar with Miracle Child Lillean Salazar.
Interview with Miracle Family Brenna and Jordan with Reeve, Isla, and Mazie Melugin.
Interview with Miracle Family Makayla Naiphaa, Roy Estrada, Miracle Kids Joasiah, and Koa Estrada.
Interview with Miracle Family Lindsey and Miracle Child Ella Kee.
Interview with Miracle Family Kellie, Caleb, and Miracle Child Allie Poole.
CMN Mediathon with Jackie Kingston
Jackie and Andy Interview with Becky Imel, child life specialist at Northwest.
Interview with Lori Crofford and Melissa Bartlett, sponsors of Townsquare Media.
CMN Mediathon with Roushell Hamilton, Jr.
Interview with Lindsey Kinard, Executive Director for Children’s Miracle Network of Amarillo.
Interview with Landon Shaw, owner of Steam Team.
Interview with CMN Volunteers Shalie Waechter and Sebastian Bryant.
Interview with Miracle Family Jacob and Maci Reinbold with Miracle Kids Luke and Yummy Reinbold.
Interview with Miracle Family Genie Woodard with Aybreigh Smith Woodard.
Interview with Miracle Family Kelley and Sean DeWitt with Miracle Child Conway DeWitt.
Interview with Miracle Family Lauren Chattin with Miracle Child Everett Yarbrough.
This is a developing story. MyHighPlains.com will update this article as new information becomes available.
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