Fathers of Preemies

Advice for Parents of Preemies from Parents of Preemies

Advice for Parents of Preemies from Parents of Preemies

When it comes to what to say to parents of preemies (and what not to say to parents of preemies), the moms and dads who’ve been there in the trenches of the NICU know best. While not every parent of a premature baby wants to hear the same things, the list below contains suggestions from […]

Meet Our 2017 Ambassador Family

Meet Our 2017 Ambassador Family

When Katie and Tom Timmers became parents unexpectedly when Katie was just 28 weeks, 4 days along in her pregnancy, it was a surprise. Like many women who give birth to preemies, she had no major health issues and no idea that she might deliver early. “I started getting swollen at about 24 weeks along,” […]

Parents Share Their #TouchesofLove for World Prematurity Day

Parents Share Their #TouchesofLove for World Prematurity Day

If you follow us on social media, you’ve probably noticed our recent posts asking moms and dads to share their Touches of Love moments in observance of Prematurity Awareness Month and World Prematurity Day. We were thrilled to be able to help Pampers, one of our longtime partners, promote their #touchesoflove campaign as part of […]

Board Member Chris Becker, Co-Founders Jenn and Nick Hall, Board Members Xena Ugrinsky, Jason Hart, Dr. Mia Wechsler Doron, and Ambassador Kellog (Kelly) C. Gaines

A Wrap Up of Our 2016 ‘Tinis for Preemies NYC Event

Our NYC ‘Tinis for Preemies event on Nov. 2, 2016 definitely delivered! Corporate and individual supporters, specialists in the NICU field, preemie parents and friends gathered at the Ernst & Young building of 5 Times Square to further the Graham’s Foundation mission of providing support, advocacy and research for premature babies and their families. Co-Founders […]

A Preemie Dad Shares His Girls' Story of Beating the Odds

A Preemie Dad Shares His Girls’ Story of Beating the Odds

Today’s featured parent post comes from Argos Kelly, dad to twin girls who couldn’t have been more different in how their journeys played out. Want to add your voice to our growing repository of hope, resilience and miracles? Fill out the form here to submit your story for publishing. I wanted a chance to tell […]

Increased Investment in Preemie Outcomes is Throwing Good Money after Good

There’s no denying that prematurity is an epidemic. Across the globe, the rate of preterm birth ranges from 5% to 18% of babies born too soon. Globally, prematurity is the leading cause of death in children under the age of 5. And in almost all countries with reliable data, preterm birth rates are increasing. It’s […]

Graham's Foundation Co-Founder and President Nick Hall, representing the Parent Voice for the newly formed International Neonatal Consortium

Graham’s Foundation Co-Founder and President Nick Hall, representing the Parent Voice for the newly formed International Neonatal Consortium

Toledo-area resident playing a pivotal role in the launch  of the new consortium designed to speed the development of therapies for premature babies Graham’s Foundation (http://www.GrahamsFoundation.org), a Toledo-area non-profit that empowers parents of premature babies through support, advocacy and research to improve outcomes for their preemies and themselves, announced that Graham’s Foundation and Founder and […]

A Special Father's Day Message

A Special Father’s Day Message

So we all know that Father’s Day is right around the corner. I came across this cute blog post about a dad, Dave Engledow, who calls himself the Father of the Year. He posted pictures of his adventures with his daughter. They are kind of funny but they are super sweet at the same time. […]