Babies Heart Fund: Virtual Balloon Raise, Monday, April 26 to Monday, May 17

Virtual Balloon Raise Celebration

We invite you to watch the Babies Heart Fund Virtual Balloon Raise Celebration.


Hosted by Mad Money’s Jim Cramer, this event highlighted the accomplishments of Pediatric Cardiology at Columbia and featured fellow patients, families, and friends who have been personally impacted by the Babies Heart Fund. The event also celebrated the generosity of our virtual balloon raise donors and helped us raise the crucial funds our faculty needs to change the scientific understanding of congenital heart disease, save lives, and offer new hope to patients and their families.

Please consider supporting the Babies Heart Fund by donating a balloon.


We acknowledge with tremendous gratitude the support of the following individuals and organizations to the Babies Heart Fund.

See the list of generous supporters to the Babies Heart Fund Virtual Balloon Raise Celebration

The Bebe Foundation

Peggy Berger

Deanna and James Berkeley

Erika Berman Rosenzweig, MD

Beth and Sam Bernstein

Walter and Joan Cadette

Brett Carrey and Yancy Smith

Paul and Gisele Caseiras

Columbia University Irving Medical Center, Anil K. Rustgi, MD

The Comora Family 

Judy Cormier

Arlyn Davich

Armand and Carolyn Del Medico

Lisa Detwiler and Jim Cramer

Michelle, Michael, and Logan Diliberto

Marianne DiRezze

The Doscas Family

Adam Elzer

Jill Epstein

Matthew Feuer

Michael Field and Doug Hamilton

Tyler Fischer

Kelly Fradin

Robert and Joan Galliven

Samantha Gellert

The Geoghegan Family

Kara and Simon Gerson

Craig Godsoe

Cynthia Godsoe, Esq.

Eden Godsoe

Shelagh and Peter Godsoe

The Grayson Fund

Danielle and John Guarino


Caroline and John Hastings

David and Lori Hess

Helen and David Jaffe

Ehud Krongrad, MD

Paul and Helaine Kurlansky

Rebecca Lainovic

Ellen and Eric LeGoff

Kendall Ley

Jerry Lichtstein

Francis and Susan Lively

The Maloney Family

Frank and Sara McMahon

The Minio Family

Elizabeth and Michael Moran

Kathy Morley

Lawrence Neubauer

Debra Rahn-Oakes and Dennis Oakes

Ellen and Jeffrey Oppenheim

Joanne Peyser

Eric J. Pitt

Slobodan Randjelovic

Dr. Cindy Roskind and Scott Roskind

Diane and E. Robert Roskind

Nancy S. Roskind

Daryl and Steven Roth 

Amanda Salzhauer

Noreen Shevlin

Deborah Slater

The Sorsaia Family

The Stabile Family

Frank L. Sullivan

Maggie and Christian Wall

Dan and Kat Wasserman

List as of 5/17/2021

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Sarah Hansen at or 646-907-3984.