Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital receives check for $136,959 from Kohl's
1/10/2012 — Representatives from Kohl's attended the Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital's Parenting Support Program holiday party to present a check for $136,959. Kohl's district manager Michael Rusciano (third from right), presents the check to (l-r): Marna Borgstrom, president and CEO; John Leventhal, MD, medical director, Child Abuse Services and Prevention Program, YNHCH; Cynthia Sparer, executive director and vice president, YNHCH; Paula Crombie, director, Social Work. YNHH; and Jocelyn Maminta, health reporter, WTNH-TV. Over the course of its 11-year partnership with YNHCH, Kohl's has donated more than $1 million from the sale of Kohl's Cares merchandise at its Connecticut stores. A portion of the Kohl's funding supports the hospital's "Kohl's Caring Parents" program.
Yale-New Haven Hospital is a nationally recognized, 1,541-bed, not-for-profit hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Yale School of Medicine. Yale-New Haven was founded as the fourth voluntary hospital in the U.S. in 1826. Today, the hospital's two New Haven-based inpatient campuses include Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital and Smilow Cancer Hospital. YNHH has a combined medical staff of about 4,500 university and community physicians practicing in more than 100 specialties. YNHH's York Street campus and associated ambulatory sites are Magnet-designated by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.