Corporate Partnership Programs

Connecticut Children's Medical Center proudly presents our corporate partners. The following local and national businesses have developed programs that give back to Connecticut Children's. Limited time offers are added frequently so please check back on a regular basis so you too can Shop to Give!

Featured Partnerships

2015 Connecticut Children's Medical Center Holiday Cards

Connecticut Children's Holiday Cards

Available for the 2015 Holiday Season

Spread holiday cheer while supporting Connecticut's only free-standing academic medical center specializing in pediatrics. 20% of all purchases and 100% of donations benefit Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Orders may be placed online or toll free by calling 1.877.543.1515. View Flyer>>>

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Portable North Pole - Messages from Santa

Portable North Pole

Personalized video and phone messages from Santa
Through December 25th

Thank you to the Portable North Pole who is once again supporting Connecticut Children's through their Children's Hospital Program. The Portable North Pole allows users to create and send holiday greetings from Santa to their loved ones for Christmas, birthdays and other special occasions. These greetings range from personalized phone calls to individualized videos.

New this year, adult version holiday messages, great for holiday parties, friends and family members. 5% of web sales from Connecticut (based on IP address) will be donated to Connecticut Children's whenever a personalized message is purchased. Visit or download the app today to get started!

Seshu Photography

Through November 30, 2015

Thanks to Seshu Photography for offering special mini-sessions for families with kids living in Connecticut. You will receive one 5x7 per child photographed and all session fees will go to Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation. For more details, visit

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MAX Teddy Bear Tea

December 5, 2015

Thank you to MAX Downtown for hosting the 7th Annual MAX Teddy Bear Tea on Saturday, December 5th from 11am - 3pm. The memory-making holiday gathering will feature live music, adult and kid-friendly menus, a scrumptious cupcake station and a candy buffet to satisfy every sweet tooth.

Children in attendance are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy to pass along to those children who will be patients at the Medical Center this holiday season. 100% of proceeds from the sale of Rainbow Swirl Bread (Donated by Diana's Bakery) will be donated to Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Learn more >>

Reach for Speech

Reach for Speech

'Grab & Go' Gifting or 'Make & Take' Kits
December 6 & 7, 2015

A specialty beading event focused on raising funds for the Connecticut Children’s Speech Clinic. This one-of-a-kind experience is happening at Lucky Stone Beads in Plantsville CT. You can purchase pre-made bracelets or purchase a DIY kit to create your own. Either one makes a great holiday gift for this season! These limited-edition, lamp-work, annealed beads and woven leather bracelets are made by a local artist.
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Ongoing Corporate Partnerships

Amazon Smile


AmazonSmile will be donating .5% of all purchases to Connecticut Children's Medical Center when buyers select us as their charity of choice.

AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. In order to participate, follow this link to have your account purchases support Connecticut Children's Medical Center, then simply use your regular Amazon login information on AmazonSmile to purchase products no differently than they would on Amazon's regular site. There are tens of millions of products eligible for charitable donations, which will have an “Eligible for AmazonSmile” notice next to them.

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Kohl's supports Connecticut Children's Injury Prevention Center programs through sales of their Kohl’s Cares® merchandise. Proceeds from any $5 children's book or plush toy sold at local Connecticut stores will fund the Kohl's TweenSafe program at Connecticut Children's.

Crayons for Cancer

Crayons for Cancer

Crayons for Cancer funds are raised by selling recycled, molded crayons to replenish Oncology Family Assistance Funds. Their mission is to be passionately committed to helping ease the financial burden on families while teaching children the value of helping others. They accomplish this with support from the local community through the donation of used crayons, crayon parties to prepare the crayons and by selling the crayons online and at local businesses. All proceeds from Connecticut crayons benefit Connecticut Children's Medical Center.

Club 24 Concept Gyms

Club 24 Concept Gyms

Join Club 24 Concept Gyms and $1 from every new membership will benefit Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Club 24 Concept Gyms is a proud supporter of the visiting artist program offered through ArtReach and the Division of Child and Family Support Services.

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