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Celebrate the Life of a Brave Boy at 100 Innings for Noah
Noah2The spirit of Noah, a little boy who passed away due to heart complications, lives on among his loved ones. Noah's grandfather, City of Rochester Softball Commissioner Andy Yazwinski, and his parents, Dan and Wendy Passero, will host the third annual 100-inning slow-pitch softball fundraiser in honor of Noah on Saturday, Oct. 2, at Cobbs Hill Park, from about 8 a.m. and into the late hours of the night. They will be bring together family and friends to remember Noah's 100 months of life, raise awareness about the importance of organ donations and benefit the Pediatric Cardiology Division at the University of Rochester Medical Center's Golisano Children's Hospital. To get involved, call Andy at (585) 323-2635. Click here to read Noah's story.
Win Free Groceries for a Year
Shopping SpreeImagine getting $100 worth of groceries free every week for a year. Enter to win the $5,200-valued prize by purchasing a $1 Children's Miracle Network balloon at any Rochester-area Tops Friendly Markets store between Sunday, Oct. 3, and Saturday, Oct. 16. The winning ticket will be drawn at the annual Gala event on Oct. 30. Participants need not be present to win. Proceeds will benefit Golisano Children's Hospital. Read about Tops Friendly Markets' support of Golisano Children's Hospital over the years.
Upcoming Events

To learn more about upcoming events, call (585) 273-5948 or visit our community calendar of events page.
In Issue No. 12
100 Innings for Noah
Tops Grocery Giveaway
Treat Yourself at the Gala
Celebrate a House with Heart
No Tricks, Just Treats at Gala
Treat yourself to an elegant occasion at Golisano Children's Hospital's 23rd annual Gala, which will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. One of the hospital's biggest fundraisers, the Gala raised an astounding $700,000 for Golisano Children's Hospital last year, along with funds to purchase 11 Giraffe OmniBeds, or incubator beds, for the hospital's neonatal intensive care unit. To order tickets, which are $175 each, call (585) 273-5948.
Ronald McDonald House
For the past 20 years, Ronald McDonald's House Charities of Rochester has offered comfort and support to parents of sick and injured children at Golisano Children's Hospital. Watch a video about this incredible partnership between the House and the hospital.
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