On September 29, 2016, while in town for the 91st Annual State Fair Classic Game at the Cotton Bowl, players and members of the Prairie View A&M University football team visited Medical City Children’s Hospital patients fighting life-threatening illnesses. They brought toys and books for the kids, and team leaders will also present Medical City Children’s Hospital CEO Keith Zimmerman with a small gift prior to visiting with patients.

The Prairie View A&M University Panthers football team, from Prairie View, Texas, were in Dallas to play in the 91st Annual State Fair Classic Game at the Cotton Bowl against the Grambling State University Tigers on October 1, 2016.

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Prairie View A&M University Student Ambassadors with Medical City Children's Hospital CEO Keith Zimmerman

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Prairie View A&M University football players donating toys to patients

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Prairie View A&M University football players donating toys to patients

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Prairie View A&M University football players donating toys to patients

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Prairie View A&M University football players donating toys to patients

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Prairie View A&M University student ambassadors

ABOUT MEDICAL CITY CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL
Medical City Children’s Hospital is a 156-bed comprehensive children’s hospital with specialists in virtually every pediatric subspecialty, including nationally recognized congenital heart defect, hematology, and oncology treatment programs. Our critical care units include a Congenital Heart Surgery Unit, and the highest level Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) possible. For more than 25 years, Medical City has provided high quality, innovative, compassionate care to patients and their families.

ABOUT PRAIRIE VIEW A&M UNIVERSITY
Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, Prairie View A&M University is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state.  With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools.  A member of The Texas A&M University System, the University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service. For more information, visit www.pvamu.edu.