When Zoe Gellert was 11-years-old, she suffered a blunt trauma to her right foot when a 40 pound paver fell on it. Citing the treatment she received at CSH, Zoe is dedicated to supporting the Chronic Pain Management program so other kids get the care they need.
"Planned giving is a simple way to share what we have been blessed with in life. Whether it is through an estate plan, an annuity, investments or one of many other options, future gifts have a moral benefit. There is enormous personal value in giving a gift with a positive impact for children in need."
Taryn Garriques has never let the challenges that come with cerebral palsy interfere with her life. Learn how she is reaching her full potential with help from the team at Children’s Specialized Hospital.
Longtime New Jersey residents, Tom and Lynne Cross have been committed to supporting non-profit organizations that make an impact in the state they love. Generous donors for over 40 years, Tom and Lynn are dedicated to furthering the mission of CSH.
The first donations Phyllis ever made were of spare cash to Children's Specialized Hospital Foundation. Her support has evolved into tax-wise distributions from her IRA and a gift in her will, but her motivation has stayed the same: to help children.
After freshman year at college, Carly Decker went on the trip of a lifetime with her family to Iceland. They had an amazing time visiting volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and lava fields, but when Carly returned to the United States she became ill with a high fever and lost feeling in her legs.
When Nick Paola retired 25 years ago, a new chapter in his life began at Children’s Specialized Hospital. Meeting families and patients in the Pediatric Long Term Care Center solidified his desire to do everything he could to help these special children.