Teen Advisory Board
The 2011 Teen Advisory Board committed to facilitating positive
change and experiences for children and families at Children's
Mercy Hospital and Clinics. The Board welcomed new members and
transitioned three to adult care.
Early in 2011 the group started fundraising efforts for a new
Same Day Surgery video by selling retractamal name tags and the
fundraiser lasted the entire year.
Several meetings were spent brainstorming and goal setting for
the new surgery video.
The group gave feedback to Cardiology on CPR training for high
Several members prepared and served a meal at the Ronald
The group participated in Diversity Day.
One member received the "Spirit of Philanthropy Youth
The group held several game and movie nights for other teens in
Several members attended volunteer orientation.
The group started working with Administrative Fellows to plan
teen night activities for 2012.
The board gave feedback to the Cardiac transplant team for a
Several members gave feedback to chapel programming and Turning
Several members worked on a video project with Communications
The group gave teen friendly suggestions to the Kreamer Resource
Center for Families.
Two members represented Children's Mercy patients in thanking
donors for three new video game carts.
TAB Supported many additional projects impacting hospital
policies, procedures and literature.
The Teen Advisory Board is honored to provide support and be a
resource here at Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics and is
already planning future opportunities for 2012.