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.

Photo Shoot for our Ambassador Mini-Celebrities

Categories: Events, Patient Ambassadors
A wondrous place for you and me - Connecticut Children's Medical Center Gala
As a child, you dream of being the star of a photo shoot, of being treated like a celebrity. Hair, make-up and costumes – and then the camera flashes begin. It’s all about the kids here at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, so who better to be the stars for our 2017 Gala? Our patient ambassadors …

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Walmart’s Impact – A Mother’s Testimonial

Categories: Cause Related Marketing Partnerships, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Patient Ambassadors
We are excited to share that this year marks the 30th anniversary of Walmart and Sam’s Club supporting Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals! That is 30 years of their customers, members, and associates putting their hearts and souls into supporting local children’s hospitals, including Connecticut Children’s. To commemorate this amazing milestone, this year the funds they …

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The Connecticut Sun is All In for Connecticut Children’s

Categories: Cause Related Marketing Partnerships
Our friends Mohegan Sun and Connecticut Sun recently took time off the basketball court to visit with patients and families at Connecticut Children’s! On August 3, the WNBA players went room to room, greeting families, signing autographs and brightening the day for so many here at the Medical Center. The smiles on the faces of …

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Everything was fine, until it wasn’t. That’s when Connecticut Children’s stepped in to save our son.

Categories: Patient Families
Submitted by Isabelle E., Rylan’s Mother. My second pregnancy was a smooth, healthy one with no red flags on any of my routine ultrasounds. Rylan was born in Waterbury on Monday, October 6, 2015 weighing 9lbs 1oz. There were no red flags at the time of Rylan’s birth. It was not until 24 hours later, …

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