Posts Categorized: Foundation

Walking for Elijah

I am walking for my son, Elijah. Elijah is a very happy and energetic 2 1/2 year old toddler. He is so full of love and pure joy. Elijah has been on his medical journey with Children’s Hospital since he was 2 days old. Elijah was flown to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC when… Read more »

Walking for Bryson and His Journey  

We don’t just walk to get exercise, or take pictures for social media, or to tell our friends we completed a 5K, but we walk every year to support Bryson’s journey, and all the heroes who have kept him alive and well. Even though he doesn’t know it yet, we walk for him. We walk… Read more »

Special Dedication Ceremony Highlighting $1.6 Million Gift to Children’s Hospital

Pittsburgh native, Kenneth Gedzinsky, who passed away in 2015, left $1.6 million in his estate to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. As part of the gift, $1 million has been designated to fund the Pastoral Care Department at Children’s Hospital, which ministers to the spiritual and religious life of patients, families and staff. The… Read more »

Creative and Expressive Arts Therapy Social Media Takeover!

The Creative and Expressive Arts Therapy team at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC brings hope and healing to patients every day! Music and art aids in healing and allows patients to express themselves. Follow along with our music therapists Kory and Nicole and our art therapists Katie and Kate as they go about their… Read more »

Newly Drafted NFL Player Gives Back to our Transplant Unit

Adam Bisnowaty was drafted 200th overall by the New York Giants in the sixth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Before entering the draft, Adam spent his time training and playing football at the University of Pittsburgh while also studying for a master’s degree in health and fitness. Pitt fans know him as a star… Read more »