Ways to Make a Difference

Friends offers many opportunities to support Mississippi’s only Children’s Hospital.

Get Your Friends of Children’s Hospital BankPlus CheckCard

When you sign up for a Friends of Children’s Hospital CheckCard at BankPlus, your support begins immediately.

  • Current BankPlus customers can switch from their free BankPlus CheckCard to the Friends CheckCard. New customers can choose the Friends CheckCard when opening their checking account.
  • The Friends CheckCard costs $12 per card which is charged annually. 100% of the $12 benefits Friends of Children’s Hospital.
  • BankPlus matches the $12 card fee, dollar-for-dollar, up to $60,000 annually.
  • BankPlus also donates every time you use your Friends card.
  • Get your Friends CheckCard via instant issue at any of our locations.

For additional details, please visit BankPlus.

Friends of Children’s Hospital Checks:

BankPlus also offers Friends of Children’s Hospital Checks.

Combined Federal Campaign

Are you a Federal employee or serve in the Military? When you choose Friends of Children’s Hospital in the COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN, you support Mississippi’s sick and injured kids. To select Friends as your charity, visit https://cfcgiving.opm.gov/welcome and enter CFC charity code #19835.

Kroger Community Rewards Program

Kroger Community Rewards Program allows Kroger customers to support an organization of their choice simply by swiping their Kroger card. Kroger will make a donation to Friends every time you swipe your card based on your purchase amount.

Enrolling is easy!

To enroll you will need to create an account and choose a “home” store.

Once you enroll, you will have the option to choose your organization. You can either enter “Friends of Children’s Hospital” or our organization ID #UE246.

This program will not affect your Kroger fuel points. Sign up and get busy shopping and helping sick kids!

Enroll Today:  https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Friends every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to Friends of Children’s Hospital.

On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select Friends of Children’s Hospital to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation to Friends.

Don’t forget to add smile.amazon.com as a bookmark to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

Your Support in Action

Caroline Carlisle

Kindness, compassion and empathy matter to everyone, but in Caroline Carlisle’s world, those characteristics–taken for granted by so many–have made the world of difference and shaped both who she is today and who she aspires to be tomorrow.