Family Overcomes Loss by Giving Back

Categories: Events
Submitted by Kurt Knotts Parent and Race Coordinator On a Sunday morning in October 2009, my wife Kelly and I looked at our 11-week old daughter, Jamie, and knew we needed to drive to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. What we didn’t know was how our lives would change forever that day. We didn’t hear Dr. …

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

Categories: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Events
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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Photo Shoot for our Ambassador Mini-Celebrities

Categories: Events, Patient Families
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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Geno Auriemma’s “Fore the Kids” Charity Golf Tournament Raises $130,000!

Categories: Events, Patient Families
Geno Auriemma with six members of the 2017-18 UCONN Lady Huskies Basketball Team
The 2017 Geno Auriemma’s “Fore the Kids” Charity Golf Tournament, which celebrated its 15th year of play, raised $130,000 toward the purchase of an ultra-low-dose imaging system to benefit our patients. Coach Auriemma joined 160 golfers on the links in late June to raise the remaining funds needed to purchase the specialized imaging equipment for …

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