A Remarkable Gift To City’s Future
The $5 million gift toward a new Mill River Park, pledged this week by Steven and Alexandra Cohen, is awe-inspiring. There’s no other way to put it. The money will pay for an interactive fountain/outdoor ice skating rink in the park, plus long-term maintenance and a fund to subsidize admission, […]
Study Seeks Biomarkers for Invisible War Scars
Dr. Marmar’s project is significant both because of its size – researchers hope to recruit 1,500 subjects – but also because much of its financing is already guaranteed through a $17 million grant from the Steven A. and Alexandra M. Cohen Foundation, founded by the billionaire hedge-fund manager. Dr. Marmar […]
Gifts and Purchases Help MoMA Close Gaps in Its Holdings
The Museum of Modern Art has recently acquired a disparate group of artworks, adding muscle to its already world-class permanent collection. Some were gifts promised years ago and only now finalized, others are newer additions that suggest the areas that curators feel need to be strengthened.
New $130M Pavilion Dedicated at Cohen Children’s Medical Center
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.
Domus Sets Sail with SoundWaters
Monday, SoundWaters set sail with 25 Stamford campers from Domus. Domus is a Stamford nonprofit, serving close to 1,000 vulnerable youth. “We’ve partnered with Domus for years…So to really see to them out there and learning… we’re supporting and amplifying what they’re learning during the school year,” said Alisha Mullet, […]