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Lynn McKenzie: Grateful ASHEC Donor

Lynn McKenzie has traveled down many paths in her life’s journey: Accomplished equestrian, avid cook, devoted mother, skillful gardener, patron of the arts, and supporter of non-profit organizations. There is one path Lynn encountered in 1990 that made a big difference in that journey.

Mar 14, 2023
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Ascension Sacred Heart Emerald Coast Expands Pediatric Emergency Care

Families in Walton County and Destin in need of emergency care for their children now can find it closer to home. As of December 14, 2020, Ascension Sacred Heart Emerald Coast (ASHEC) began offering expanded access to pediatric emergency care, closely supported by the Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Ascension Sacred Heart. This new partnership allows for more direct connections between the pediatric ER expansion in Miramar Beach, and the specialists at Children’s Hospital, the region’s only state-of- the-art facility dedicated to infants and children.

May 04, 2021
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Introducing Ascension Sacred Heart Bay’s Regional Clinical Education Center

For over 70 years, Ascension Sacred Heart Bay (ASHB) has been a pillar of the Panama City community and its environs. It was nearly destroyed when Hurricane Michael ravaged the Florida Panhandle in October 2018. Despite personal challenges, its heroic staff evacuated patients and provided emergency care throughout the storm and its aftermath.

Apr 06, 2021
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25th Annual Cordova Mall Ball

Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!

Dec 03, 2019
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2019 Annual Radiothon

Give the gift of a miracle! Tune in to Cat Country 98.7, NewsRadio 92.3, ESPN Pensacola, and 1330 WEBY on August 16th from 5 a.m. until 7 p.m. or stop by the Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital, your local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals to hear stories of bravery and inspiration from local children and families that have benefited from the programs and life-saving equipment at the Studer Family Children’s Hospital. This 14-hour live broadcast will help raise funds for the new Bear Family Foundation Pediatric Oncology Center For Hope.

Jul 29, 2019
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Join us for the Inaugural Emerald Ball

Apr 30, 2019
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Sacred Heart Celebrates New Children’s Hospital

Sacred Heart marked 50 years as Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital by hosting a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony today for its new four-story, $85 million facility. With 126 beds, Studer Family Children’s Hospital will increase access to specialized pediatric care and put multiple services in one convenient location at 1 Bubba Watson Drive on Sacred Heart’s Pensacola campus. Patient care at the facility is scheduled to begin in May.

Apr 11, 2019
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2019 Cordova Mall Ball

Thank you for another success year! 

Apr 02, 2019
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Excellence in Philanthropy

Mar 26, 2019
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Cindi Bonner Receives National Award for Childhood Cancer Research

Feb 14, 2019
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21st Annual ECUA Employee Golf Tournament

The 21st Annual ECUA Employee Golf Tournament will be held at Stonebrook Golf Club on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 1:00pm. The first 36 sponsored teams paid will secure a spot in the tournament. Range balls will be provided along with food and beverages. There will be door prices and awards.

Feb 01, 2019
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2019 Cordova Mall Ball

Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Jan 01, 2019
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Reflection on I-10 Bus Crash

A Community of Helpers

Dec 11, 2018
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On Track for 2019 Opening

Construction of the new Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart is on schedule, with the new four-story facility expected to open in the spring of 2019 on Sacred Heart’s Pensacola campus. Sacred Heart is part of Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system.

Jan 09, 2018
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Parents’ Christmas Wish List

Pensacola, Fla. — It’s every parent’s nightmare: not being able to cross off the must-have toy from their child’s Christmas list. Fortunately, the toys that kindle creativity and kick-start imagination are often overlooked and sitting on store shelves.

Dec 08, 2017
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Where Big Things Happen From Small Beginnings

More local children will be able to receive specialized pediatric healthcare close to home, thanks to a half-million dollar donation from the Sansing family to The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart.

Dec 02, 2017
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23rd Annual Cordova Mall Ball

Tickets for the 2018 Cordova Mall Ball are now available for purchase! Northwest Florida’s largest Mardi Gras ball, the 23rd Annual Cordova Mall Ball will be held Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, from 8 p.m. to midnight at Cordova Mall in Pensacola to benefit sick and injured children at The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart. The event is coordinated by the Krewe of Les Petits Enfants (Order of the Small Children) and presented by Wendy’s.

Nov 03, 2017