Newborn Hope is proud to announce our 2017 grant recipients. The following organizations work throughout the state of Colorado to increase positive outcomes for pregnant women and premature infants.
They are truly “Giving Colorado Premature Babies a Healthier Start”
2017 Newborn Hope Grant Recipients
Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation (Colorado Springs) Funds to purchase five MicroCool Refrigerators for use in the NICU.
Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation (Colorado Springs) Funds to support the Volunteer Task Force Program, a Newborn Hope sponsored program that assists babies and families in the NICU to ease the challenges caused by premature birth.
Family Visitor Programs (Glenwood Springs) Funds to provide home-based prenatal education and support for high-risk pregnant women that reside in rural regions from Aspen to Parachute.
Memorial Hospital Foundation (Colorado Springs) Funds to support Memorial Hospital Mother’s Embrace fund which provides grants to women on bed rest with living expenses. Newborn Hope is funding specifically the transportation needs for moms in these areas getting to and from medical appointments.
Parkview Medical Center (Pueblo) Funds to provide human milk to premature infants and to purchase recliners for use in the NICU.
Prowers Medical Center (Lamar) Funds to purchase a syringe pump and a Bubble CPAP machine to care for sick newborns.
Pueblo Community Health Center (Pueblo) Funds to purchase a bilirubin measuring device.
Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation (Denver) Funds to purchase an ultrasound machine for The Bruner Family Medical Center that serves low-income women.
Special Kids Special Care (Castle Pines) Funds to support the Safe Sleep Going Home Program for Premature Infants.