Make a Difference

As a not-for-profit community hospital, Bridgeport Hospital depends on charitable giving to maintain and enhance the safe, high-quality care we deliver.

Make a Difference

As a not-for-profit community hospital, Bridgeport Hospital depends on charitable giving to maintain and enhance the safe, high-quality care we deliver.

The Fund for Bridgeport Hospital

Provide funds for advanced medical technology and groundbreaking programs.

Honor Your Caregiver

Say thank you to the caregivers who made a difference in your stay.

Dr. Tom Kennedy Toy Closet

The Dr. Tom Kennedy Toy Closet provides age-appropriate toys for pediatric patients receiving care at The Yale New Haven Children's Hospital at Bridgeport. 

Norma Pfriem Breast Center

Provides breast care for all women, regardless of their ability to pay.

Connecticut Burn Center

The Connecticut Burn Center is one of our region’s signature medical services with staff and facilities dedicated solely to the treatment of burns. 

Primary Care Center Program

The Primary Care Center (PCC) is a vital safety net for underserved patients in the Bridgeport community. 

Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary

The Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary is a volunteer organization founded in 1959 to support the hospital’s mission to enhance the lives of the people we serve. 

More Giving Opportunities

Your generosity continues to inspire what we do each and every day. Thank you!

Our Impact

Your efforts are an important part of the philanthropic support that Bridgeport Hospital receives each year.

Underserved Patient Visits

to Bridgeport Hospital Primary Care Center in 2020

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InPatient/OutPatient Visits

to Palliative Care services

uninsured and underinsured patients

received free screening and other diagnostic services at Norma Pfriem Breast Center

patient visits

to Bridgeport Hospital REACH program for intensive outpatient psychiatric services

Get Involved

You can make a difference in our community in many ways.

Compassionate Care These are the stories about dedicated physicians, nurses, physical therapists and other caregivers who provide high-quality, compassionate care.

Your generosity in their honor will continue to make a difference in the lives of all of our patients!

Susan Hubbell Legacy Society

The Susan Hubbell Legacy Society Honors Members Who Have Made a Commitment in Their Estate Plan to Provide Enduring Support.

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“One lives longer in the grateful memory of ones associates by leaving memorials that can be of service to humanity and fellow citizens. Money any man or woman intends leaving for community purposes can be dedicated to no higher, nor more vital, humanitarian end.”

Featured Stories

President’s Message – July 2021

The Foundation has been a key partner in Bridgeport Hospital’s community health efforts by funding the innovative and impactful work of the Primary Care Center (PCC), which recently achieved prestigious federal recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home. Since 2019, the major source of the PCC’s funding has been the Elizabeth M. Pfriem Foundation. Truly a…

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