Special Events

For more information on any of these events, please call Development Foundation at (361) 694-6401.

Throughout the year, individuals and organizations conduct special events to benefit Driscoll Children's Hospital. These events range in size, format, and scope from school fundraisers to golf tournaments to seated dinners and more.

All special events conducted on behalf of Driscoll Children's Hospital must have prior approval of the Office of Development. In order to assist in planning, scheduling and approving proposed special events, a Special Events Application Form must be submitted. All applications will be reviewed by the Office of Development staff and, as required, by the Board of Directors of the Driscoll Children's Hospital Development Foundation. Applicants must allow four weeks for the approval process. To receive a form, you may contact our Development Office at (361)694-6401.

Driscoll Children's Hospital is a proud member of the Children's Miracle Network. We are one of 170 hospitals throughout the United States recognized as part of the Children's Miracle Network.

Contact Information

Driscoll Children's Hospital
Development Foundation

3533 S. Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

(361) 694-6401

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