Dairy Queen Makes Miracles Happen in the Garden State on July 30

July 08, 2015

Mountainside, NJ: Blizzard lovers in New Jersey should mark their calendars for July 30. Enjoy a delicious frozen treat this summer and help children in need at the tenth annual Miracle Treat Day, sponsored by Dairy Queen in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Children’s Specialized Hospital.

On National Miracle Treat Day, Dairy Queen will donate at least $1 from every Blizzard sold at participating locations to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, a charity that raises funds for 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada. Proceeds from the sale of Blizzards at the following locations in New Jersey will benefit Children’s Specialized Hospital.

Participating New Jersey Dairy Queens:
Warren County: Washington
Morris County: Chester, Kenvil, Butler, Randolph
Hudson County: Jersey City
Bergen County: Emerson, Northvale, Rochelle Park, Little Ferry, Park Ridge, Ridgefield, Wyckoff, Rutherford, Old Tappan, Oakland, Mahwah, Allendale, Saddle Brook
Union County: Union, Irvington, Plainfield, Linden, Rahway, Clark, Cranford
Middlesex County: Edison, South Amboy
Sussex County: Montague, Newton, Sussex
Passaic County: Wayne, West Milford, Ringwood, Newfoundland
Somerset County: Somerset
Monmouth County: Manasquan, Lincroft, Red Bank, Hazlet on 35, Belmar, Hazlet on 36, Freehold, Clarksburg, Tinton Falls
Ocean County: Point Pleasant Beach, Bayville, Toms River

Since 1984, Dairy Queen has raised over $100 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals – including over $29,500 for Children’s Specialized Hospital in 2014. The money raised in New Jersey on Miracle Treat Day supports children recovering from brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, complications from premature birth, life changing illness or injury at Children’s Specialized Hospital locations throughout the state.  Renowned therapeutic programs at Children’s Specialized Hospital include physical, speech, and occupational therapy; psychology services; neurodevelopmental physician services; recreational therapy and child life; and a full complement of support services. 

Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At thirteen different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals.  To help, or find more information: call 888-CHILDRENS; visit www.childrens-specialized.org; Facebook: www.facebook.com/childrensspecialized; Twitter: www.twitter.com/childrensspecnj; YouTube: www.youtube.com/cshnj; LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/children's-specialized-hospital

About Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® raises funds for 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada, which, in turn, use the money where it’s needed the most. When a donation is given it stays in the community, helping local kids. Since 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $4.7 billion, most of it $1 at a time. These donations have gone to support research and training, purchase equipment, and pay for uncompensated care, all in support of the mission to save and improve the lives of as many children as possible. Learn more at CMNHospitals.org.

About ADQ:
American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), which is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., develops, licenses and services a system of more than 6,300 Dairy Queen® stores in the United States, Canada and 20 other countries. ADQ is part of the Berkshire Hathaway family, a company owned by Warren Buffett, the legendary investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. For more information about the Dairy Queen system, visit DairyQueen.com. Follow the DQ system on Twitter at twitter.com/dairyqueen.