Join us for the 6th annual Niswonger Children's Hospital Radiothon on Feb. 26 - 27, 2018!
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Help us raise much-needed funds for Niswonger Children's Hospital. As the only children's hospital in the region, Niswonger Children's covers 29 counties in four states. And THANK YOU to all our generous sponsors and volunteers who made this year’s radiothon a success!
Johnson City couple donates $100,000 to create new program aimed at helping NAS babies at Niswonger Children’s Hospital
Johnson City couple donates $100,000 to create new program aimed at helping NAS babies at Niswonger Children’s HospitalWhen Mike and Nancy Christian walked into the special care unit at Niswonger Children’s Hospital, they knew they wanted to make a difference there. The 17-room unit houses and cares for babies who were exposed to addictive substances before birth and are suffering from neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). Babies with NAS often have high pitched cries, suffer from tremors and have difficulty eating as they go through withdrawal. Read more
About the hospital
About the hospitalNiswonger Children’s Hospital in Johnson City, Tenn., serves more than 200,000 children in a four-state, 29-county region. The 69-bed children's hospital is staffed by pediatric experts who know, love and care about children and their families. The goal of Niswonger Children's Hospital is to provide safe and child-friendly care that is centered on the patient and family. Learn more about Niswonger Children's Hospital.
About Scott Niswonger
Few individuals have made a lasting impact on our region as Scott Niswonger. This Greeneville, Tennessee, resident has become known for his philanthropy, made possible by the success of transportation and logistics company, Landair Corporation. Scott has put his name and resources behind many worthwhile causes throughout our area, including investments in higher education at Tusculum College and investments in the arts at Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Greeneville. Arguably, his greatest investment has been in the children of our communities through his ongoing support of the region’s only children’s hospital.