Connecticut Children’s Foundation Blog

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation Blog contains the latest division news, patient success stories and featured events. Check back regularly to see what our donors, patients and care providers have been doing.

“I had the best day of my life at Concorso Ferrari & Friends!”

Categories: Events
This year’s 17th Annual Concorso Ferrari & Friends was unforgettable! The festivities kicked off with the “Parade of Kids” where 40 Connecticut Children’s patients are paired with drivers for the exhilarating experience of taking an escorted ride into the heart of downtown West Hartford, Connecticut. Concorso Ferrari celebrates all makes and models of Italian automobiles …

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Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders Celebrates 5th Anniversary at Connecticut Children’s

Categories: Cancer & Blood Disorders, Medical Center News
5th Anniversary of the Center for cancer and Blood Disorders
More than 120 donors, physicians, patients and staff gathered in Connecticut Children’s One World Café on April 19 to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the renovated Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders. Many of the donors in attendance were instrumental in supporting the $5 million Brighter Hope Campaign, which funded the renovation. The importance of …

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Five Scholar Patients Awarded Prestigious Isidore Wise Scholarships

Categories: Medical Center News, Patient Families
Each year, the Isidore Wise Scholarship Awards Program at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center selects five high school seniors who exhibit outstanding academic achievement, community service, strength of character, maturity and the promise of impressive future contributions to the world. Each awardee – all past or current patients of Connecticut Children’s – receives $5,000 to use …

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Cruisin’ Along Thanks to Connecticut Auto Retailers Association

Categories: Donor Story
Sophia catches a ride in the Mini Cooper Push Car donated by Connecticut Auto Retailers Association
Recently the Connecticut Automotive Retailers Association (CARA) presented Connecticut Children’s with a “blinged out” Connecticut Children’s Mini Cooper for our littlest patients and families to enjoy while they are visiting. Connecticut Children’s is CARA’s “Charity of Choice” – and has truly been a wonderful partner of ours for many years. In addition to generously supporting …

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