NEWS | June 4, 2018

Mikuni Scoop Scoot raises funds for UC Davis Child Life on July 13


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Scoot over to William Land Park on Friday, July 13 at 6:30 p.m. for the Mikuni Scoop Scoot to help raise funds for the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department.

The Mikuni Scoop Scoot is a 1.5-mile course that ends at Vic’s Ice Cream, with choices of vanilla, chocolate or strawberry ice cream.

After ice cream, attendees can make their way back to William Land Park for live music and other activities. Registration is $5 until July 11.

The Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department at UC Davis Children’s Hospital helps to minimize the anxiety of hospitalization, increase understanding and strengthen coping skills while helping children to continue their typical growth and development.

For more information and to register online, visit

UC Davis Children's Hospital is the Sacramento region's only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital providing care for infants, children, adolescents and young adults with primary, subspecialty and critical care. It includes the Central Valley's only pediatric emergency department and level I pediatric trauma center, which offers the highest level of care for its critically ill patients, as well as the West Coast's only level I children's surgery center. The 129-bed children's hospital includes the state-of-the-art 49-bed neonatal and 24-bed pediatric intensive care and pediatric cardiac intensive care units. For more information, visit