ACC Mascots to Visit Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston

Atlanta, Ga. – The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) mascots will visit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston on March 8, as part of an outreach initiative for the 2012 ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament. Children will have the opportunity to have their photo taken with their favorite ACC mascot during the visit among other activities including arts and crafts.

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, a not-for-profit organization, is committed to enhancing the lives of children through excellence in patient care, research and education. Managing more than half a million patient visits annually at three hospitals and 17 neighborhood locations, Children’s is one of the largest clinical care providers for children in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 30 pediatric specialties and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals by Parents magazine and U.S. News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support, Children’s has made an impact in the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout the world.

For all your ACC Men’s Basketball information, visit the official site of the 2012 ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament at www.theACC.com. Fans can also follow the upcoming Tournament games on Twitter at @ACCmbb.