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Celebrating Costco’s Unprecedented Fundraising for UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital!

In a heartwarming display of community spirit, four Iowa Costco locations – Davenport, West Des Moines, Coralville, and Ankeny – have outdone themselves, reaching new heights in their efforts to support the UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. With their unwavering dedication and commitment to making a difference in the lives of young patients, these Costco warehouses have shattered records, contributing to the hospital’s highest fundraising year to date: $187,000 Let us take a moment to celebrate their remarkable achievements and the positive impact they have made on the lives of countless children and their families.

A Shared Commitment to Community:

Costco has long been known for its corporate responsibility and commitment to giving back to the communities it serves. Partnering with the UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital is a testament to the company’s core values and belief in making a tangible difference in the lives of those in need.

The Impact on UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital:

UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital, renowned for its exceptional pediatric care, has been a beacon of hope for countless families facing challenging medical situations. The hospital’s commitment to providing comprehensive medical care, research, and support services to young patients relies heavily on community contributions and partnerships.

The Impact of Community Efforts:

The extraordinary fundraising efforts by the Davenport, West Des Moines, Coralville, and Ankeney Costco locations have had a profound impact on the hospital’s ability to continue its life-changing work. Thanks to the generosity of shoppers, employees, and the broader community, the hospital has been able to enhance medical facilities, invest in cutting-edge research, and expand its outreach programs.

Record-Breaking Results:

The combined efforts of the four Costco locations have resulted in a record-breaking year for fundraising. Through various initiatives, such as Champion Family involvement, in-store employee fundraising campaigns, and generous member donations, they have collectively raised an unprecedented amount for the UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital.

Beyond Monetary Contributions:

While the financial contributions are indeed noteworthy, the impact extends far beyond the monetary value. The efforts put forth by Costco’s team members and the support of their loyal customers demonstrate the power of collective goodwill and the incredible influence a community can have on the lives of others.

A Source of Inspiration:

Davenport, West Des Moines, Coralville, and Ankeny Costcos have set an inspiring example for other businesses, encouraging them to explore ways to contribute positively to their communities. Their philanthropic efforts show that even in challenging times, acts of kindness, compassion, and generosity can create a ripple effect of change.

Let’s Celebrate!

As we celebrate the remarkable achievements of the Davenport, West Des Moines, Coralville, and Ankeny Costco warehouses, we are reminded of the tremendous impact that a united community can have on fostering positive change. The record-breaking fundraising for UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital is a testament to the power of compassion, determination, and a shared commitment to making a difference in the lives of those in need.

Let us applaud these Costco locations for their outstanding efforts, knowing that their contributions will continue to transform the lives of young patients and their families at UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. Together, we can build a brighter, healthier future for all children, one act of kindness at a time.

Warehouse Totals:

Davenport Costco: $85,223

Coralville Costco: $39,817

Ankeny Costco: $35,421

West Des Moines Costco: $26,976

Big Balloon Sponsors Make a Difference!

Davenport Warehouse:

  • Robert Ware
  • Whitey’s Ice Cream
  • Edible Arrangements
  • Julie Leslie
  • Bennett Family
  • Michael Adam
  • Josh and Kimberly Transen
  • Iowa Cancer Specialists
  • Dave and Lauren Lesher
  • Crawford Company
  • Angela Mcguire
  • Stuff Etc, Davenport
  • Healthy 2 Wholesome
  • Dr. Daniel Vazquez
  • ET Communications
  • Dr. Kayla Ehrman
  • Katie and Clinto Albrecht
  • Alicia Lewis
  • Dick and Jacqueline Snyder
  • Durham Remodeling
  • LeClaire Family Dentistry
  • Fayyaz Family
  • Shared IT
  • Koza Family
  • McCarthy Creek Construction
  • HUssman
  • DeJong
  • Rock River Electric
  • Jc Landscaping
  • Rose Paving
  • Rhythm City Casino Resport
  • KJC Landscaping
  • Matthew Becker

Coralville Warehouse

  • Nuemiller
  • Turfmaster
  • Sushiya
  • NicePak
  • HUssman
  • Iowa River Power

West Des Moines Warehouse

  • West Side Auto
  • Flooring America
  • Allen Interiors
  • Hurd Reality
  • Iowa Contracting
  • Waldinger Corporation
  • Des Moines Audi
  • Remodeling Contractors
  • Baker Electric
  • Stone House Kitchens & Granite

Ankeny Warehouse

  • Wilson Toyota
  • District 36
  • Summit Dental
  • Roadside Taco Truck
  • Sage Hoes
  • Karl Chevrolet
  • Tyes Nails
  • Laven Snow
  • Tyson Foods
  • Imperial RV