Launched in 2008, CO-OP's Miracle Match Program is a $1 million philanthropic matching program that encourages credit unions, chapters and leagues to create and participate in local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH) fundraisers. When you apply and participate in Miracle Match, the money you raise for kids is matched, nearly doubling your power to save the lives of hospitalized children within your community. CMN Hospitals raises funds for 170 children's hospitals across North America. Funds are used in many ways, such as supporting research and training, to purchase equipment, and/or pay for uncompensated care. Local fundraising is a great way to express community spirit, and build stronger ties with your members, by staging events that involve them to raise more funds for this worthy cause. 

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ATM Donations for CMN Hospitals

CO-OP has also teamed up with Credit Unions for Kids to offer CO-OP clients the option to add a transaction to allow members to make a donation at the ATM to CMN Hospitals when they conduct business at participating CO-OP ATM locations. All ATMs directly "driven" (controlled) by CO-OP are eligible for this feature. This would make a great campaign feature for a new fundraising event! Click here to access the Extranet to open a work order and place a request for this feature.

Donations from Branded ATM, Debit and Credit Cards

A unique opportunity for credit unions to support their local CMN Hospital is now available with Credit Unions for Kids and CMN Hospitals branded cards. Credit unions can designate a specific donation to CMN Hospitals every time the card is used by a member.

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Miracle Match is open to all credit unions, chapters and leagues in the United States. Since program funds are limited, preference is given to credit unions that are members of CO-OP and to chapters and leagues that have one or more CO-OP member credit unions.

• Your application must be submitted to CO-OP before the date of your event and by September 30.

Note: Submission of an application is not a guarantee of a match.

PLEASE NOTE:  If your event has already received a match for two consecutive years, we will not be able to match it again.

For more information and additional eligibility requirements, please submit an application here.

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Since 1996, the CU4K program has raised more than $110M for children's hospitals. The hospitals provide 32 million patient visits for 10 million kids each year. Read More