Runners Break Records for Kids Like Anthony

Categories: Donor Story, Events, Partners in Caring, Patient Families
If you want to understand dedication, all you have to do is look at Team Connecticut Children’s, the 230 people who shrugged off rain, cold and exhaustion to run in this year’s Eversource Hartford Marathon on October 13 in support of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. The size of the team broke records this year, and …

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A Giraffe for Garrison . . .

Categories: Donor Story, Patient Families
Big-Hearted Gifts for the Smallest Patients November was decidedly not supposed to be Garrison Coonrod’s birth month: He was due in February, but apparently he just couldn’t wait to see the world. Garrison was born weighing just 2 pounds, 5 ounces. A baby born at 27 weeks is not physically ready for life and faces …

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Bromberg Gift Helps Support World-Class Centers

Categories: Donor Story, Partners in Caring
Christine and Matthew Bromberg Imagine a children’s hospital where world-class care meets world-class centers. For Christine and Matthew Bromberg of West Hartford, it’s not hard to do. The campaign to build a new Infusion Center and an outpatient pediatric Dialysis Center at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is well underway and the Brombergs are helping to …

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Summer Fellows Study Injury Prevention

Categories: Donor Story, Medical Center News
The Petit Family Foundation Continues to Make a Difference Summer is a busy time at Connecticut Children’s Injury Prevention Center (IPC) because the season always brings with it an unfortunate array of preventable injuries, and we do all we can to raise awareness about the ways parents and caregivers can prevent such injuries. Through all …

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A Lease on Life

Categories: Donor Story, Partners in Caring
Andrew and Jennifer Filler When Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s new Infusion and Dialysis Centers are completed, it will be in large part due to Andy Filler. Andy is a Principal in the Hartford office of the international commercial real estate firm Avison Young, and he has placed clients in office space all over Greater Hartford. …

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