Your support through Boots & Bandanas helps bring high-quality healthcare to the children of Central Texas!


Blood irradiator

Digital Blood Irradiator

In 2013, the Visionaries raised $75,000 to fully fund a digital blood irradiator, which eliminates impurities (i.e., bacteria) in the blood used for transfusions.

Dialysis machines

Two Peritoneal and Hemodialysis Machines

In 2015, the Visionaries helped launch the dialysis program at McLane Children's with the purchase of two Periotoneal and Hemodialysis Machines. These machines filter a patient's blood when the kidneys are damaged, dysfunctional, or missing.

VECTA Machine

VECTA Machine

In 2015, the Boots & Bandanas event also raised funds to purchase a VECTA Machine, which provides patients with a distraction during procedures or treatments.


"Little Brother" Transport Amblance

"Little Brother" Transport Ambulance

In 2017, the Visionaries contributed $200,000 toward the purchase of a custom-made transport ambulance to transfer critically ill or injured children from other area hospitals to McLane Children's for a higher level of care.

C-Arm Imaging Device

C-Arm Imaging Device

In 2019, the Visionaries contributed $257,000 toward the purchase of a C-Arm Imaging Device, which uses x-ray technology to produce high-resolution images of the body in real-time during surgery. This machine is used in general surgery, orthpedic, trauma, and vascular specialties.