The Miracle Foundation Makes Third Gift of $50,000 to Cancer Center for Kids


Vol. 18, No. 2
Summer 2008

  • Compassionate, Cutting-Edge Care Provides Relief to 89-Year-Old Patient

  • Winthrop Elects Three New Members to Board of Directors

  • Two Winthrop-University Hospital Physicians Top New York State Lists for Cardiac Care

  • Phyllis & Nathan J. Mistretta Emergency Diagnostic Imaging Center Dedicated at Winthrop

  • RP-7 "Virtual Doctor" Makes it's Debut at Winthrop

  • Congratulations, Top Docs!

  • A Vibrant Research Program at Winthrop

  • Pediatric Bowel Management Program Addresses Unique Needs of Children

  • International Exchange Program Tours Winthrop

  • 23rd Annual Golf Tournament Raises a Record $430,000 for Emergency Services at Winthrop

  • 11th Annual Opera Night Raises $75,000 for Child Life

  • Charlie's Champions Foundation Shows Continued Support for Cancer Center for Kids

  • Community Members Say Yes to Good Health

  • Senator Schumer Hosts Press Conference at Diabetes Education Center

  • 2nd Annual Black & White Ball Raises $300,000 for Cancer Center for Kids

  • Michael Magro Foundation Supports CCFK's School Re-entry Program

  • Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation Helps Make Wishes Come True

  • Winthrop Receives "Found Money"

  • The Miracle Foundation Makes Third Gift of $50,000 to Cancer Center for Kids

  • Swim Laps Go a Long Way in Support of Pediatrics

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    Pictured are (l.-r.) Linda Sweeney, Practice Manager, CCFK; Joseph Castronovo, president of the Miracle Foundation; Dr. Weinblatt; Patty Tenaglia, co-founder of the Miracle Foundation; Nicole Pearl, Certified Child Life Specialist, CCFK; Miracle Foundation director Kate Debold; and Glenn Schifano, creative arts therapist, CCFK.
    Representatives from The Miracle Foundation recently visited the Cancer Center for Kids (CCFK) at Winthrop to present a check for $50,000 to Mark Weinblatt, MD, Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Winthrop and Director of the Cancer Center for Kids. This gift is the third from the Miracle Foundation in support of the Center's continuous efforts to address the psychosocial needs of young cancer patients and their families, and brings the Foundation's total contributions to the Child Life Program to $150,000.



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