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CornerStone Vol. 26, No. 2, Fall 2016/Winter 2017
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Two Siblings, One Medical Miracle
Growing for the Future: NYU Winthrop and NYU Langone Medical Center Announce Plans to Affiliate
Longtime Orthopedic Nurse Turns to her Own Institution for Care
Celebrating a Decade of Inspired Care
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Enters New Phase
Young Diver Recovers Quickly Thanks to Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
NYU Winthrop Earns High Accolades from U.S. News & World Report
NYU Winthrop Hospital Receives National Recognition for Meritorious Outcomes from the American College of Surgeons
Trauma Center Receives Verification as an Adult Level 1 Trauma Center
Phoebe Lynn Lewis Foundation Raises Lung Cancer Awareness at NYU Winthrop and Beyond
Researchers Discover Biomarker for Multiple Sclerosis Detection
Lieutenant Governor Tours New Research & Academic Center
NYU Winthrop Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month
NYU Winthrop Gala Raises More than $1,009,000 for Research
31st Annual Golf Tournament Raises $635,000 for NYU Winthrop's Research Programs
Child Safety Tips for Grandparents
Local Foundation Committed in the Fight against Pulmonary Fibrosis Shows Generous support for ILD Research
"Bonding with Baby" Helps Siblings of Babies in the NICU
Local Kiwanis Club Shows Committed Support to Child Life
NYU Winthrop's Child Life Program Earns Clinical Internship Accreditation
Matthew Fetzer Foundation Fulfills a Wish to Help Children Fighting Cancer
The Franceschini Family Continues Decade-Long Tradition of Giving to NYU Winthrop
NYU Winthrop Honors Apollo Family for Continued Benevolence
A Celebration of Life
Spreading Hope and Love
15 Years of Hope and Healing
Rock2Beat Red Carpet Party Supported by CME
Golfers Score a Hole-in-One for Kids with Cancer
Community Health Assessment Reveals Obesity and Chronic Disease Are Important Issues for Long Islanders
Garden City Girl Scouts Make "Surgi Dolls" for Young Patients
NYU Winthrop Named to the Top 500 of the 2016 Homecare Elite
NFL Player and NYU Winthrop Physician Team Up to Celebrate Survivorship with Special Brunch
 

Local Kiwanis Club Shows Committed Support to Child Life

The Kiwanis Club of County Seat, Mineola, has been giving to NYU Winthrop since 1987, and the relationship has only grown over the years. In fact, this local chapter of the Kiwanis Club, a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and community at a time, just made its largest donation yet in the amount of $5,000, bringing its donations to date to a total of $29,000.

Local Kiwanis Club Shows Committed Support to Child Life(L-R) Daniel McAllister, First Vice President and board member of the Kiwanis Club of County Seat, Mineola; Leonard R. Krilov, Chairman of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease; Stephan Parmett, Past President of the Kiwanis Club of County Seat, Mineola; and Nicole Almeida, MS, CCLS, Director of the Child Life Program at NYU Winthrop; gather in the Child Life Playroom - a key component of the Child Life Program at NYU Winthrop.

"We greatly appreciate the support of Kiwanis Club of County Seat, Mineola, towards our children's services at the Children's Medical Center at NYU Winthrop," said Leonard R. Krilov, MD, FAAP, Chairman of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease at NYU Winthrop. "The funds raised over the course of the relationship have helped improve the lives of children we serve. We are truly grateful for their increased commitment, and their continual hard work and generous donations."

The funds go to the Child Life Program at NYU Winthrop, which is supported in its entirety by philanthropic contributions such as this one.