Meet Our Champions
While pregnant with her second son, Courtney Blakeslee-Cush learned that she had stomach and esophageal cancer. Her caregivers at North Shore University Hospital not only played an important part in her care, but provided support to her family. Read More
Moms Who Kick Inc. is a volunteer-driven organization committed to funding research that can improve women’s health and aid recovery from cancer. Their mission is to inspire, motivate and empower women to choose a healthy lifestyle that includes regular exercise and a nutritious diet. Read More
Hundreds of supporters of Cohen Children’s Medical Center recently celebrated the upcoming opening of a new $130 million pavilion that will house the region’s largest, dedicated pediatric emergency department and 50 additional beds, further enhancing the hospital’s reputation as the leading provider of children’s health services in the metropolitan area. Read More
Girl Scouts are most often known for their famous cookies, but they also have the potential to grow-up into leaders in the science industry thanks to the Advancing Women in Science and Medicine (AWSM) program at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. Read More
The Mazzei family’s “Gift of Life” benefit, hosted by Michael and Jamie Mazzei of NuBest Salon in Manhasset, NY, was held at the North Hills Country Club with proceeds directed toward scientific investigations to advance the transplantation specialty conducted at North Shore-LIJ Transplant Center. Read More
The impact on the health of the communities we serve is greatly enhanced by the level of philanthropic support we receive, made possible by the generosity of community-minded citizens who have decided to make a difference. This commitment is reflected by the programs we offer ranging from access to care for the medically underserved to management services for the chronically ill. Some of our most important outreach activities and programs are critical to the communities we serve and at the core of our goals as a health system.