HuskyTHON Hits Home for Student Dancer and Former Patient

Categories: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Events, Patient Ambassadors
Since 2002, Nicki Cartier has had a close relationship with Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. She describes Connecticut Children’s as a “home away from home,” which makes perfect sense, given the amount of time she has spent there over the years, and the deep connections with staff she has made along the way. Nicki was first …

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Walmart & Sam’s Club Celebrates 30 Years of Helping Children

Categories: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Partners in Caring
Walmart raises money for local children's healthcare
Here’s a figure to think about: $1 billion. How big is a billion? Here’s a handy gauge: It’s the number you would get if you counted every man, woman, and child living in every city, town, and farmstead in every country in the Western Hemisphere. Now think about amassing $1 billion one dollar at a …

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HuskyTHON Announces Fundraising Goal of $1 Million

Categories: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Events

Each year at the University of Connecticut, dozens of organizations and thousands of students fundraise all year long for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, and celebrate their efforts in the spring semester with an 18-hour dance marathon. The University of Connecticut first got in contact with Children’s Miracle Network in the fall of 1999 to get …

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Walmart’s “WHY” – The phone call no parent dreams of receiving…

Categories: Cause Related Marketing Partnerships, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Patient Families
Mike started his day like any other weekday in July. He helped his son, Hayden, get ready for camp, dropped him off and then headed to work at Walmart in Waterbury, where he is employed as the Operations Assistant Store Manager. Hayden was really excited because it was field trip day and the campers were …

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Gamers Win Big for Connecticut Children’s at Extra Life United

Categories: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Events, Featured Fundraiser
Extra Life United took place in late March and six competitors from Connecticut won big for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, bringing home about $40,000 in donations for the Medical Center. Extra Life United is a gaming event like no other. This annual event unites Extra Lifers from across the globe to compete in a gaming …

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