Native companies elevating cash for Kids’s Miracle Community

Posted: Aug 6, 2021 / 11:27 am CDT
Updated: 8/6/2021 / 11:27 AM CDT

ODESSA, Texas (Nexstar) – Ace Hardware Stores and Panda Express are raising funds for the Children’s Miracle Network at the Medical Center Hospital.

Ace Hardware locations are hosting their annual Bucket Days campaign August 6-8.

Ace customers can make a $ 5 donation to the Children’s Miracle Network in the Medical Center Health System for a 5-gallon limited edition bucket and receive a 20 percent discount on almost anything that fits in the bucket.

In the Perm Basin, Ace Hardware employees and customers have raised more than $ 200,000 for the Medical Center Health System since 1991, and 100 percent of the funds raised in the Ace Hardware Stores will benefit the sick and injured children at the medical center directly Health System. The funds will be used to pay for equipment, research, supplies, charitable supplies, and a variety of other needs for the NICU and pediatric units.

Participating locations are:

  • Westlake Ace Hardware: 4652 E University Blvd Odessa, TX 79762
  • Westlake Ace Hardware: 1004 Andrews Hwy Midland, TX 79701
  • Stone’s Ace Home Center: 1502 Andrews Hwy Crane, TX 79731

MCH and Panda Express are also celebrating Panda Cares Day on August 8th.

On this year’s Panda Cares Day, Panda Express invites customers to donate to the Children’s Miracle Network while eating in-store or ordering online. According to MCHS, Panda Express has helped raise $ 350,000 in donations since 2012.