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2014 Miracle Weekend Celebrates “Outta Sight” Success

Stroll for Strong Kids Gets Groovy  More than 7,000 Golisano Children’s Hospital supporters filled Genesee Valley Park May 31 for the 18th annual Stroll for Strong Kids Walk and 5K Run. The Peace, Love and Healing-themed event raised a groovy record-breaking total … Continue reading

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Telethon to provide sneak peek inside new hospital

The 2014 CMNH Telethon will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 6:30 to 11 p.m., Sunday (June 1) on News10NBC, a day after the Stroll for Strong Kids walk and 5K. The Miracle Weekend event will recognize the … Continue reading

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“We are Roman Strong” gives back during Miracle Weekend

Fans of the Golisano Children’s Hospital Facebook page, Darcy Eichas-Statt and Kevin Statt began seeing promotions for the 18th annual Stroll for Strong Kids walk and 5K and knew they had to get involved and give back to the hospital … Continue reading

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May is for Miracles

Every May, we, at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital, can barely wait for the Celebration of Miracles Luncheon to announce the 2014 Miracle Makers and Miracle Kids. Today, we finally got to reveal who they are at the Rochester Riverside … Continue reading

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There’s Still Time to Register for the 2014 Stroll for Strong Kids

This year’s peace, love and healing-themed Stroll for Strong Kids Walk and 5K will take place Saturday, May 31, at Genesee Valley Park and is guaranteed to be a groovy time! The 5K race will begin at 8:30 a.m., followed … Continue reading

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Meet Our 2014 Miracle Kids on Our New Instagram!

Are you on Instagram? We are! Follow our account, “@URMed_GCH,” for a sneak peek of our 2014 Miracle Kids, five courageous kids who have overcome great medical obstacles with the support of their incredible families and medical teams. Keep up-to-date … Continue reading

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Baby Girl Overcomes Multiple Medical Obstacles

An ovarian cancer survivor, Krystle Ellis didn’t think she was ever going to be able to have a baby. For her and her husband, Ricardo, the world changed, when they got the news in February 2012 that Krystle was pregnant. … Continue reading

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Future children’s hospital reaches new construction milestones

As we move into a season of growth and renewal, the construction of UR Medicine’s future Golisano Children’s Hospital, scheduled to open its doors in 2015, continues to progress in many ways. While the finishing touches are being put on … Continue reading

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Crush Cancer Concert honors patient with brain cancer

Friends and family of Hannah Metzler, a Fairport High School (FHS) junior and UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital patient who passed away last month after a battle with brain cancer, will gather in memory of Hannah at the second Crush Cancer Concert … Continue reading

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Wegman Family Foundation Gives Hospital $7M

Yesterday, University of Rochester President Joel Seligman announced two extraordinary gifts from The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation (WFCF): a $7 million gift to support UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital and a $10 million lead gift to the University’s Institute for … Continue reading

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