|Kisses from Katie delivered 19 bags of toys to YNHCH. Kisses from Katie is dedicated to honoring the life of Katie Manning by providing resources to critically ill children, their families and the people who are dedicated to caring for them. This is the 9th year they have made this generous gift.
||Stefanie Luongo (l) and Melissa Guerin from Kitchen Brains, Stratford, CT, stopped by Smilow to drop off a 60” television screen as well as diversion items for children of Smilow patients, collected from their company’s fundraising efforts.
|IKEA New Haven held their annual “Let’s Play” campaign which encouraged customers to purchase a children’s book or toy and deposit it into a drop-box located after all checkouts. Jeff Zeitlin, Customer Relations Manager and Brandon Rorye, Sales Manager dropped off the generous donation to Child Life specialists Teresa McGinley and Anita Shea. The toys will benefit the patients and families of the Yale New Haven Pediatric Emergency Department.
||Yale New Haven Hospital Physician Assistants started a recycling program on their units and donated the proceeds to the YNHCH Wish Book. Pictured (l-r) are Joseph Mendes, PA-C, RRT, MS; Lisa Fox, MSN, NPC; Victor Quintanilla, PA-C; Brennan Bowker, PA-C; Evans K. Simmons, PA-C; Susan Maxwell, RN, MBA and Megan Teixeira Kolanovic, PA-C