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Children's Miracle Network at Cottage

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How You Can Help

Help make miracles happen for local sick and injured kids in your community by creating your own campaign fundraiser! You’ll feel good knowing that your celebration or event is helping heal even the tiniest of patients. For more information, contact Ann Peyrat at 805-879-8743 or

Cottage Children's Medical Center is a proud member of the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals alliance of 170 premiere children's hospitals across the U.S. and Canada raising money to help sick kids.

UCSB Dance Marathon

Holiday Cheer at CCMC

The UCSB Women's Basketball Team payed a special holiday visit to the young patients at Cottage Children's Medical Center.

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When you visit one of our corporate partners in the community and make a donation during their CMN Miracle Balloon icon campaign, round up at the register, or drop change into a collection canister, know that you are helping to save kids’ lives at Cottage. Every gift helps, no matter what size the amount. Collectively, you make difference. Together we can do it, one dollar at a time!

Donations are tax deductible and 100% of funds raised through CMN Hospitals in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties stay local to support Cottage Children’s Medical Center in areas where it's needed most, including research and training, purchasing equipment and paying for uncompensated care—all to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible.

As a not-for-profit hospital, CCMC relies on community support to provide leading-edge care for infants, children and adolescents, close to home.

Funds raised by CMN Hospitals partners helped Cottage establish the region’s first Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), as well as our Level II Pediatric Trauma Center.

Upcoming Events

Chico's/WHBM Miracle Campaign: Apr. 3 - May 31

Chico's/WHBM Miracle Campaign: April 3 - May 31

Donate at the register to help kids in the hospital. Additionally, a percentage of signature product sales (Chico's Miracle Scarf; White House Black Market Miracle Charm Bracelet; and SOMA Miracle Cool Nights Pajamas, available at will go to support Cottage Children's Medical Center. Participating locations include Paseo Nuevo Shopping Center (SB), La Cumbre Plaza (SB) and Court Street mall (SLO).

Costco's May is for Miracles Campaign: May 1 - May 31

Costco's May is for Miracles Campaign: Entire month of May

See your name on Miracle Balloons or banners, decorating the warehouse walls, when you donate to Cottage Children's Medical Center at the register. Participating locations: Goleta, Santa Maria and San Luis Obispo.

Dairy Queen Miracle Balloon Campaign: Jun. 1 - Jul. 27

Dairy Queen Miracle Balloon Campaign: June 1 - July 27

Purchase a $1 balloon icon or $3 coupon balloon at the DQ in Santa Maria Town Center West mall and proceeds will benefit Cottage Children's Medical Center, PLUS you'll get coupons off your next visit to DQ!

Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day: Jul. 27

Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day: July 27

$1 or more from every Blizzard Treat sold at the Santa Maria Town Center West mall DQ will be donated to Cottage Children's Medical Center. Customers also have the option to donate to the hospital by purchasing a Miracle Balloon at the register (for any amount).

Ace Hardware Miracle Bucket Day: August 4-5

Ace Hardware Miracle Bucket Day: August 4-5

Donate $5 to get a Miracle Bucket and just about everything you can fit in it will be 20% off at the register! Participating retailers include Miner's Ace Hardware stores, Valley Hardware and Garden Center, and Santa Barbara Home Improvement Center.

Miracle Jeans Day: Sept. 13, or any day of your choosing!

Miracle Jeans Day: September 13, or any day of your choosing!

Go casual for kids and trade your work attire for jeans, while raising funds for Cottage Children's Medical Center. Learn more at

Extra Life Game-a-thon: Nov. 4

Extra Life Game-a-thon: November 4

Game ON, video, online, tabletop and sports gamers! Be a hero for kids and sign up at today to create an online profile, ask friends and family to donate to your fundraising page and recruit others to join your team. Earn prizes while you play games to heal kids!

Share Your Story

Cottage Children's Medical Center - Ethan and Parents

If you’d like to share your child’s story with the community through CMN, contact Maria Zate at

Share Your Child's Story

CCMC YouTube Videos

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Follow this link to watch videos of patient stories, events and news coverage at Cottage Children's Medical Center.

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Band Together

Children's Miracle Network Hospitals - Miracle Band

Wear a Miracle Band to show your support. Get yours FREE here!

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