Mercedes Polega

Assistant in the Cystic Fibrosis Care Center at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital


Mercedes is a Grand Rapids Native who loves to live life to the fullest. She manages a full-time job and full-time school with grace. She is passionate about children, and the differences she is able to make in their lives. Currently she works as an assistant in the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Care Center, caring for children from infancy to 18 years who are fighting against Cystic Fibrosis. Working with those kids, she has found her passion to the track of becoming pediatric pulmonologist herself.

Date Includes:

  • $275 Ticketmaster Gift Certificate for Concert of Your Choice
  • (1) Night Stay for Two at Cherry Tree Inn & Suites in Traverse City in a Good Harbor Bay Studio
    • Includes King Size Bed, Jacuzzi, Fireplace & Balcony Overlooking the Bay
  • (2) VIP Passes at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery in Traverse City
    • Includes:
      • (2) Souvenir Logo Glasses
      • (2) Coupons for $1 Wine Tastings
      • A Complimentary 5 Item Cheese & Charcuterie Board
      • (2) Coupons for $1 Glasses of Wine
  • (4) Guest Passes at the Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City
  • (4) One Day Passes to Bittersweet Ski Resort in Otsego
  • (4) Griffins Regular Season Tickets
  • $100 Gift Card to Butcher’s Union in Grand Rapids
  • (10) Passes to Dr. Grins Comedy Club at The B.O.B. in Grand Rapids
  • (2) Hour Limousine Ride (up to 24 Passengers) From Affordable Limousine
  • (1) Session of Laser Tag from BAM! Laser Tag (up to 10 people)
  • (1) Frequent Pass Punch Card to Catch Air in Grand Rapids
    • This allows an individual to visit 10 times free of charge
  • (1) 6 Punch Family Swim Pass from Goldfish Swim School in Grand Rapids
    • Every punch is good for the whole family!
  • (2) Adult General Admission Tickets to Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids
  • (2) General Admission Tickets at The Grand Rapids Art Museum
  • (4) Tickets to The Henry Ford Museum or Greenfield Village in Dearborn
  • (1) Certificate to the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn
  • (6) Tickets to Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores
  • (4) Guest Passes to the Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills
  • Texas Roadhouse Goody Bag includes:
    • (2) Entrée up to $30
    • Rib Seasoning
    • Steak Seasoning
    • Sirloin Seasoning
    • Cup Can Holder
  • Full Portrait Session at Miss Joni’s Photography
  • $25 gift Card to Z’s Bar & Restaurant
  • (1) Certificate for a Mario’s Pizza
  • (2) 9 Holes of Golf With Cart From Morrison Lake Golf Course