Connecticut Children’s Receives Seven-Figure Gift to Create a Gastroenterology Endowed Chair

Categories: Donor Story, Gastroenterology, Partners in Caring
Thanks to an extraordinarily generous seven-figure gift from the Mandell-Braunstein family, the Gastroenterology Division at Connecticut Children’s has established the Mandell-Braunstein Family Endowed Chair for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The chair will initially be held by Jeffrey Hyams, MD, the Division Head of Gastroenterology and Director of the Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr. Hyams …

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Connecticut Children’s Launches Program to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Categories: Donor Story, Medical Center News
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation secured a substantial grant from Kohl’s recently to launch the Kohl’s Start Childhood Off Right (Kohl’s SCOR) initiative to educate parents about childhood obesity prevention from birth. Kohl’s awarded Connecticut Children’s Office for Community Child Health a $350,000 grant to support the education of pediatric care offices, community organizations, nurse …

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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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