Rock-a-Thon 2013 to Benefit Bronson Children's Hospital

January 17, 2013

LAWTON, Mich. – The resident council at Bronson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is hosting a Rock-a-Thon on January 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All proceeds benefit Bronson Children’s Hospital.

Community members are invited to form a team or sponsor a member of a team. Teams are responsible for providing a rocking chair, delivering it to the event site, and keeping the chair rocking from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This all-ages event will feature special entertainment, programs and refreshments throughout the day.

Those interested in forming a team or making a pledge can contact Jodee Ewbank at (269) 624-4311 or  All contributions are tax deductible and checks should be made payable to Bronson Health Foundation.

About Bronson Children’s Hospital

The Bronson Children’s Hospital is the only children’s hospital in southwest Michigan. Families from ten counties count on Bronson for their children’s care, and no children are ever turned away because their families cannot pay. Children of all ages receive the specialized care they need from experts in virtually every area of children’s medicine. In addition, Bronson serves as the lead organization for Safe Kids Kalamazoo County and works with schools and the community to help prevent unintentional childhood injuries and improve children's overall health.

About Bronson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Bronson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a not-for-profit, 115-bed, skilled nursing facility located in Lawton, Michigan.  It is owned and operated by Bronson Healthcare as part of the full continuum of care that Bronson brings to the communities it serves.