Around the House News
Eli Manning Named Celebrity Guest for 2017 FedExFamilyHouse Gala; Chris and Debby Wallace to serve as Honorary Chairs; Tony and Desiree Allen to serve as Late Night Lounge Honorary Chairs
FedExFamilyHouse, a home away from home to out-of-town families of patients at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, will expand to triple its size by year 2018. A fundraising campaign, “Building on the Promise,” has been launched toraise the $12 million construction cost of expansion.
The holding company of 27 Panera Bread Co. restaurants in the U.S. southeast, Blue Ridge Bread Company, announced their "Change for Children" program in the greater Memphis area will benefit FedExFamilyHouse through the 2016 holiday season.
If you are a Memphian, or follow college football, you probably have heard about the fantastic season the Univerity of Memphis football program is having this year. Coach Justin Fuente has led the Tigers to a 6-0 season and we are thrilled for him, his staff and the team. He is also a leader when it comes to FedExFamilyHouse! He and his wife Jenny, hosted this year's ...
Delta Dough & Blue Ridge Bread Company, owners/operators of the mid-south area Panera Bread cafes, presented FedExFamilyHouse with a $10,000 gift at the grand opening of their Bartlett, TN cafe.
CN, North America’s Railroad, announced a $100,000 gift to support FedExFamilyHouse, a home-away-from-home for families traveling to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis for treatment.
A quiet remembrance was held at FedExFamilyHouse to unveil a plaque dedicated to Le Bonheur’s fallen Pedi-Flite team members. Carrie Barlow, Denise Adams and Charlie Smith lost their lives when a Hospital Wing helicopter crashed on Oct. 22, 2013, en route to pick up a patient.
All five Memphis Panera Bread locations make sure that families staying at FedExFamilyHouse are well fed by treating them to a monthly dinner. The bakery café located on Union Avenue in Midtown also provides treats of artisan breads, pastries, bagels and cookies every Thursday night.