With your support, the First 1,000 Days Program can continue to improve the health of families from pregnancy through age 2 by engaging providers from both clinical and community health services.

Philanthropy has always been an essential part of Mass General’s history, dating back to the founding of the hospital in 1811. Gifts from individuals help to support the hospital’s three-part mission of innovative research and education in addition to patient care that is second to none.

To make a secure online gift to support the First 1,000 Days Program, please visit the MassGeneral Hospital for Children donation form. In the "Designation" box, type in "First 1,000 Days Program," and complete the rest of the form.

If you prefer to make a gift via check, please make your check payable to The Massachusetts General Hospital, add "First 1,000 Days Program" in the memo line, and mail it to:

Ellen Heath Plapinger
Senior Director of Development
Mass General Development Office
125 Nashua Street
Suite 540
Boston, MA 02114-1101

If you have any questions, please contact Ellen at: 617-726-0402 or by email: eplapinger@partners.org