Supporting Preemie Parents

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 […]

8 Things You SHOULD Say to Parents of Preemies

8 Things You SHOULD Say to Parents of Preemies

So many people have written variations of posts outlining various things not to say to parents of preemies, and that’s important. We know there is a lot of unintentional insensitivity toward preemie parents. People say some strange things to parents of preemies both in and out of the NICU, and it’s not hard to understand […]

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 Q&A with Dr. Jatinder Bhatia, our 2016 MIRACLES Award Honoree

A Q&A with Dr. Jatinder Bhatia, our 2016 MIRACLES Award Honoree

We recently announced our 2016 MIRACLES Award and HOPE Award winners! Sponsored by Mead Johnson and Shire respectively, these awards honor and raise awareness of the work of medical professionals, researchers, philanthropists, and others making a difference in the lives of families with preemies. This year’s MIRACLES Award Honoree is Dr. Jatinder Bhatia, whose research […]

Serving Preemie Parents Globally from Our Home Base in NWO (#GivingTuesdayNWO)

Serving Preemie Parents Globally from Our Home Base in NWO (#GivingTuesdayNWO)

Though our mission statement has evolved over time, one thing hasn’t changed. That’s our connection to our local community here in Northwest Ohio that’s not only where we got our start, but also our home. Through the years, we’ve made forging connections in our local community a priority. The first ever Parents of Preemies Day […]

A Look at Our NYC Tinis for Preemies Event to Support Parents of Preemies

A Look at Our NYC Tinis for Preemies Event to Support Parents of Preemies

On October 1, Graham’s Foundation supporters new and old gathered at NYC’s Eventi Hotel for an amazing evening of drinks, dinner, inspirational talks, and an out of this world auction in support of our organization. The 2015 fall Tinis for Preemies gala was everything we could have hoped for thanks to the hard work of […]

Be a Part of Our #champions4preemies Campaign!

Be a Part of Our #champions4preemies Campaign!

We’re excited to be launching a hashtag campaign to give parents of preemies an opportunity to say thank you to this year’s Hope, Resilience & Miracles Awards honorees. Dr. Mia Doron, Dana Wechsler Linden, Emma Trenti Paroli (the authors of Preemies: The Essential Guide for Parents of Premature Babies and creators of the MyPreemie app), […]