Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon

Twenty Six Inspiring Stories at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

October 18

On Oct. 20, 2013, 18,000 runners and walkers will support patients at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital with every step they take. Each mile of the marathon is dedicated to a Miracle Mile Patient Champion — a patient at the hospital with a story to inspire. At each mile marker, these courageous kids will be on hand to cheer on the participants and motivate them through their journey. Continue reading

Columbus Marathon and Columbus Half Marathon

Run for a Cause: 26.2 Miles of Inspiration

October 18

On Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, thousands of runners will be hitting the pavement in Columbus to participate in The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon. Many of the participants at Ohio’s largest marathon will be running to raise money for the patients at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, such as 15-year-old Molly Carrier, who was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age nine. Continue reading

Nationwide Children's Hospital aquarium

Nationwide Donates an Aquarium to Nationwide Children’s Hospital

September 26

Matt Jauchius, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Nationwide, and Dr. Steve Allen, CEO of Nationwide Children’s Hospital, were on hand to unveil a giant aquarium at the Columbus, Ohio hospital. The fish tank was donated by Nationwide Insurance and designed by Wayde King and Brett Raymer from Animal Planet’s “Tanked,” a hit reality show showcasing custom aquariums. Continue reading

NASCAR Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200.

13 NASCAR Nationwide Series Teams Donate a Combined $500,000 in Race Car Branding Space to Nationwide Children’s Hospital

August 14

During the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 this weekend, NASCAR fans may notice a slight departure from the usual corporate logos that cover each car from roof to wheels. 13 NASCAR teams have donated advertising space valued at more than $500,000 in total to raise awareness for Nationwide Children’s Hospital, a nationally recognized leader in pediatric care. Continue reading