Candlelight Remembrance Ceremony: December 9, 2013
The holidays can be a particularly difficult time when you are grieving. In honor of our babies this holiday season, we will be hosting a Candlelight Remembrance Ceremony on December 9, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. at our office: 264 Amity Road, Suite 211, Woodbridge, CT 06525. All are welcome to attend, and you may bring something to share, if you like. We encourage everyone to RSVP to Melissa Kish at email@example.com with the name of your baby (or babies) so all of our babies can be included in the ceremony. We look forward to joining together in remembrance with you.
Wreath Fundraiser: December 12, 2013
Andrew House Healthcare invites everyone in our community to their Fifth Annual Festival of Wreaths on December 12, 2013, from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at 66 Clinic Drive in New Britain, CT. Come to see a variety of beautiful wreaths decorated by local businesses and individuals. All of the wreaths will be raffled off at the event, and the proceeds from the raffle will benefit the Kelly Ryan Foundation, which provides financial support to our Burial Assistance program.
Volunteer Social: January 9, 2014
Are you interested in volunteering with the Hygeia Foundation? Are you already a Hygeia volunteer? Come to our Volunteer Social on January 9, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Lenny & Joe’s Fish Tale in New Haven: 501 Long Wharf Drive, New Haven, CT 06511. First drinks and appetizers are on us! Come to learn how you can join our wonderful team of volunteers. An RSVP to Melissa Kish at firstname.lastname@example.org is appreciated, though not required. We look forward to seeing you there!
Compassionate Care Award Celebration: Spring 2014
We hope you will join us in the spring of 2014 for our Second Annual Compassionate Care Award Celebration. We greatly look forward to honoring a health care provider who has provided compassion and support to a family that has experienced the loss of a pregnancy or infant. Please check back here in the coming months for more information about this event. You won’t want to miss it!
Alex and Ani Charmed by Charity Event: April 29, 2014
Save the date! On April 29, 2014, we will host an Alex and Ani Charmed by Charity event at the New Haven Alex and Ani: 284 York Street, New Haven, CT 06511. All are welcome to join us for this fun social event, and 15% of the event sales will be donated to the Hygeia Foundation. Mark your calendars now, and please check back here for more details in the spring!
2013 Footprints on Our Hearts Walk to Remember
We were proud to host our Third Annual Footprints on Our Hearts Walk to Remember on October 6, 2013. Nearly 500 people gathered at East Shore Park in New Haven, Connecticut, to remember and honor all babies who have gone too soon.
We are grateful to the many walkers and walk sponsors who helped us raise over $50,000 in support of our programs. With such generous support, we will be able to help many more grieving families throughout the coming year.
We look forward to seeing you at our walk in October 2014!
2013 Kelly Ryan Foundation Wine Tasting and Silent Auction
The First Annual Kelly Ryan Foundation Wine Tasting and Silent Auction was held on September 29, 2013, and raised over $10,000 to benefit our Burial Assistance program. We thank Brooke and Robert Hopkins for hosting the event, and we look forward to the second annual wine tasting and silent auction in 2014.