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.

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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Twenty Years and Counting… Connecticut Children’s Heart Program Still Growing

Categories: Medical Center News
Pediatric Cardiology at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center has undergone tremendous growth and transformation over the last 20 years. When the hospital first opened its doors in 1996, we were a private practice group of four pediatric cardiologists and one nurse, renting office space on the second floor of the hospital. Each doctor performed his own …

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