Pitt Athletes Support UPMC Children’s

Dedicated University of Pittsburgh athletes go beyond the field to support patients at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Through personalized fundraising pages, they champion causes close to their hearts, creating a ripple effect of kindness and compassion.

But that’s not all – they harness the power of their enthusiastic fanbase, turning every goal, touchdown, and victory into a stepping stone towards the healthier future every child deserves.

See who is currently fundraising below:

5 for Kids

Inspired by the care his brother Sebastian received in the NICU at UPMC Children’s, Phil Jurkovec is raising money to support the NICU through 5 for Kids.


Pitt long snapper Byron Floyd is raising $49,000 for UPMC Childrens this season football season. “I believe that all children deserve a second chance and any impact we can make together will be a positive one.”