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Leon, NY Family Raises $5000 for Rochester’s Golisano Children’s Hospital

Leon, NY Family Raises $5000 for Rochester’s Golisano Children’s Hospital

Golisano Children’s Hospital is fortunate to have so many grateful families donate or organize fundraisers. John Baker of Leon, N.Y., has his own spin on raising public awareness and support for a good cause: since 2012, he has taken a 40,000-pound, 43-foot-long retired fire truck to community events in upstate New York to delight children and educate parents about congenital heart defects like the one his 4-year-old son, Sean, was born with at Golisano Children’s Hospital. 

Ugly Disco 2016

Ugly Disco 2016

Relive the 1970s at 2016’s most far-out party, the Ugly Disco. Travel back in time with thousands of Golisano Children’s Hospital supporters on Saturday, April 2 to benefit sick and injured children in the Rochester community.

Parents fight diabetes diagnoses with diligence and technology

Parents fight diabetes diagnoses with diligence and technology

Gracelyn Thompson is thriving despite a Type 1 Diabetes diagnosis, and part of the reason is a technology that has its roots in Rochester.

What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

We have a lot to be thankful for this holiday season, especially the opening of our new Golisano Children's Hospital and the great support from our wonderful community, and beyond. We asked several members of our staff what comes to mind when asked what they're thankful for. Read about what they said.

Gala transports guests to old Hollywood

Gala transports guests to old Hollywood

UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital supporters, including grateful parents, donors, hospital faculty and staff, sponsors and more, stepped into a movie scene out of old Hollywood Oct. 24 at the hospital’s 28th annual Gala.