Alex and Ani Charmed by Charity Event: April 29, 2014


All are invited to this fun social event on April 29, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in support of the Hygeia Foundation! Bring your family and friends for a night of shopping for a good cause at the Alex and Ani in New Haven at 284 York Street. Please RSVP to Melissa at

If you can’t make it to the event, you may call the New Haven Alex and Ani at (203) 691-8870 at any time on April 29th to place an order to benefit us. Just be sure to let them know that your order is in support of the Hygeia Foundation. You can find Alex and Ani’s website and online catalog here.

We look forward to seeing you on April 29th!

The Great Give: May 6-7, 2014


Mark your calendars and spread the word! From 8:00 a.m. on May 6th to 8:00 p.m. on May 7th, we will be participating in The Great Give, and YOU can help us win up to $15,000! To participate, visit during The Great Give and make an online donation of at least $25 in support of the Hygeia Foundation. Ask your friends and family to support us, too! Prizes up to $15,000 will be awarded to the nonprofits that raise the most money, have the greatest number of new donors, and more. You can learn all about The Great Give here.

With your help, we can win a prize that will go directly toward our programs and the families we serve. Thank you for your support!

Community Art Project and Candlelighting Ceremony:
May 10, 2014

May 10 event

Kelly Ryan Foundation Inaugural Golf Classic: June 2, 2014

Golf_Classic Logo (2)Attention, golfers! On June 2, 2014, the Kelly Ryan Foundation will host their Inaugural Golf Classic at the New Haven Country Club in Hamden, CT, to benefit the Hygeia Foundation. The event schedule, registration information, and sponsorship opportunities may be found here. Tournament entry is $300 per golfer, which includes all events throughout the day. Guests who wish to attend only the dinner and auction may purchase tickets for $75 per person. Please click here for more information about the event and about the Kelly Ryan Foundation. Thank you to the Kelly Ryan Foundation for their wonderful support!

2014 Footprints on Our Hearts Walk to Remember:
October 5, 2014

Save the date! Our Fourth Annual Footprints on Our Hearts Walk to Remember will be held on Sunday, October 5, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. at East Shore Park in New Haven, CT. All are invited to join together in remembering and honoring babies who have gone too soon.

Do you know an individual or business that might be interested in sponsoring the walk? You can find our sponsor packet here. Please share it with anyone who might be interested.

Check back here in the coming months for more details about the walk. Registration will open in July 2014. We look forward to walking with you!

2014 Compassionate Care Awards Celebration

On April 3, 2014, we presented our 2014 Compassionate Care Awards to Alicia Esposito, RN, of Yale-New Haven Hospital, and Sally Irons, MD, of Middlesex Hospital. It was a heartwarming night, filled with touching stories about these two exemplary caregivers. You can read a press release about the event here. We hope to see you at our 2015 Compassionate Care Awards Celebration!