Steve Jakab, Joel Smilow, Bill Jennings

Smilow Gift Creates Patient Education Center

Philanthropist Joel E. Smilow, center, cuts the ribbon at the dedication of the new patient reception and education center at the Joel E. Smilow Heart Institute at Bridgeport Hospital.
Read more about his generous gift, here.


Welcome to the Bridgeport Hospital Foundation

The mission of the Bridgeport Hospital Foundation is to secure gifts by building extraordinary relationships that advance the philanthropic aspirations of donors as well as the patient care, teaching, research, and community service mission of Bridgeport Hospital.

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Annual Report 2013

 2013 Annual Report

Our 2013 Annual Fundraising Report, "Connecting for the future," tells the stories of five patients who honored the care they received at Bridgeport Hospital with a gift to the Foundation. See the Annual Report and read their stories here.
To make a gift in honor of one of your caregivers, visit this page.

Fill Our Toy Closet

 Staff of William B. Meyer Gives Holiday Joy

The Dr. Tom Kennedy Toy Closet at Bridgeport Hospital is essential in promoting health and healing in our pediatric patients. Your generosity keeps the Toy Closet filled. Read about how you can help.

Honor Your Caregiver

 Sprague HYC Group

Pictured third from left is Honor Your Caregiver honoree Kevin Sprague, MD.  An anonymous donor recently gave a gift of $100,000 in Dr. Sprague's honor to the Honor Your Caregiver Program. Read more about this extraordinary gesture of gratitude, here.

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