MetroPCS® Dallas White Rock Marathon® Board Members,
Sponsors to Visit Patients at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
TSRHC patients to sign autographs and hand out DWRM race T-shirts
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC) patient families, volunteers and staff
TSRHC 2011 Patient Champions of the MetroPCS® Dallas White Rock Marathon® (DWRM)
TSRHC patient and Junior Race Director, Mabeth Diaz, age 13 of Dallas
DWRM sponsors, friends and special guests
Dallas Police Department officers
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children has been the primary beneficiary of the Dallas White Rock Marathon® since 1997. This event will kick off race weekend and is a time for MetroPCS® Dallas White Rock Marathon® board members, sponsors, Dallas Police Department officers and special guests to visit the hospital. The event is a way to show appreciation to those who work year-round to make race weekend so special.
TSRHC Patient Champions, who serve as young ambassadors for the hospital representing the thousands of children treated at the hospital each year, along with the 2011 Junior Race Director and TSRHC patient, Mabeth Diaz, age 13 of Dallas, will sign autographs and pass out race T-shirts to fellow TSRHC patients.
Friday, December 2, 2011
10 a.m. Guests arrive
10:20 a.m. Group photo and brief welcome
10:30 a.m. TSRHC Patient Champions and Junior Race Director, Mabeth Diaz, sign autographs and hand out DWRM T-shirts
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, Texas 75219
*Note: Please meet a TSRHC representative at the Main Entrance to be escorted to the event
PHOTO AND INTERVIEW OPPS:
MetroPCS® Dallas White Rock Marathon® board members and sponsors
2011 Junior Race Director Mabeth Diaz, age 13 of Dallas and 2011 TSRHC Patient Champions
Voted the top marathon and half marathon in the state by Competitor Texas magazine, the MetroPCS® Dallas White Rock Marathon® is a flat and fast race, featuring a start/finish in Fair Park and a scenic course that includes a 10-mile loop around White Rock Lake. The race serves as a qualifying event for the Boston Marathon. The primary beneficiary of weekend events is Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. For more information, visit the official MetroPCS® Dallas White Rock Marathon® website at www.runtherock.com.
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children is one of the nation’s leading pediatric centers for the treatment of orthopaedic conditions, certain related neurological disorders and learning disorders, such as dyslexia. Admission is open to Texas children from birth up to 18 years of age. Patients receive treatment regardless of the family’s ability to pay. For more information, to volunteer or to make a donation, please call
(214) 559-5000 or (800) 421-1121 or visit www.tsrhc.org.