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Wrap Up 2011 with a Smile

There’s still an opportunity to make 2011 a year to be proud of. Before you start closing the book on this year, we invite you to join the ranks of the many charitable groups, individuals, families, friends, colleagues and peers … Continue reading

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This Holiday Season, Small Miracles Make Great Strides

“Just like riding a bike, life can be an uphill climb.” Casey Bortnick from YNN Rochester starts his story about the Cavagnaro family with an important message about the road that lies ahead for many babies born prematurely. Yet despite … Continue reading

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In the News: Gift Announcement

We had a lot of great coverage for Golisano Children’s Hospital’s announcement that in light of a very generous $20 million gift from Tom Golisano, we’ll be building a brand new $134 million children’s hospital. News 10 NBC Rochester Business … Continue reading

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A Bright, Lively Toddler From China Receives a Second Chance at Life

The second David and Debbi saw Leah at the hotel in China, they knew she was the child they had been waiting for. “She grabbed us and she never let go,” said Debbi, brimming with tears. “It was the most … Continue reading

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Baby Born Without a Heartbeat, But Her Medical Team was Delivering a Miracle

Christy Strobel arrived at Arnot Ogden Medical Center to be induced into labor on April 14, 2010. But when she was hooked up to the monitors, all plans changed and Christy was rushed into the operating room for an emergency c-section. Mike, her … Continue reading

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Kicking Leukemia Gives Teen a Better Sense of Self

Katelin Ivison awoke on her 14th birthday, Jan. 13, 2010, with a sore throat. She and her mother Adella had fun plans to go shopping and out to dinner to celebrate Katelin’s big day, but first, Adella had scheduled an … Continue reading

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A Boy Overcomes Rare Autoimmune Disease and is Standing Strong Again

Gordon Guest didn’t think too much of it when Joshua, then 3, fell a few times one summer afternoon near their home in Dryden, N.Y. Kids often get clumsy during a growth spurt or when they’re tired. He brought Josh … Continue reading

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Recovery From Complicated Surgery Shows Teen has a Whole Lot of Heart

Tracey and Tim Sheehan had run out of options for their son, Ryan, who wasborn with a complex set of heart defects. His great arteries came from the wrong sides of the heart, his lower chambers were switched, there was … Continue reading

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