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Albany Medical Center Foundation

Thank You for Dancing in the Woods

We thank our generous sponsors and all who attending this year's event. Together, more than $500,00 was raised to support the Melodies Center.

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Children's Hospital Radiothon

Click here to see some of the images from Radiothon 2014.A record-breaking $648,493 was raised at the 16th annual Radiothon to benefit the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center. Thank you to all those who called in a pledge to support the expert and compassionate care the Children's Hospital provides. Listeners on 810 and 103.1 WGY and 99.5 The River heard the inspirational stories from our patients and families and stories of successful outcomes that are made possible by your generous gifts.

See You in 2015


Light up the Night

Honorary hosts Mary Gavin and Jim LaVigne and Lou-Ann and Vince Verdile, MD ’84, thank you for joining them at the annual Light Up the Night gala.

The annual event, which features fine cuisine, champagne and specialty drinks, a grand fireworks display, and live music, raised $270,000 to support the department of emergency medicine at Albany Medical Center, our region's lifeline for emergency and trauma care.

Date: Friday, July 10, 2015  



Children's Hospital Golf Tournament

The annual golf tournament to benefit the  Children's Hospital  tees off  at the beautiful Schuyler Meadows Club in Loudonville, home of the 2014 U.S. Open qualifier. Our 2014 event was a huge success, raising $72,000 to support the specialized services and programs offered only at the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center. We look forward to seeing you at Schuyler Meadows in 2015 for our 24th annual event.

2015 Dates: TBA



Dancing in the Woods

Join us for the region’s premier holiday gala to benefit the Melodies Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders. The elegant black-tie ball will feature fine food and live music in a beautiful winter wonderland setting. Proceeds from Dancing in the Woods help ensure that those who need the Melodies Center today can continue to count on it for a brighter tomorrow.

Date: Friday, Dec. 4, 2015


Melodies of Christmas

Join our sponsors, Freihofer's Baking Company, CBS 6 and Price Chopper, for the Melodies of Christmas at Proctors Theatre. This Capital Region tradition features the talents of the Empire State Youth Orchestra and Chorale and many other performers for four spectacular performances to benefit the Melodies Center for Childhood Cancer & Blood Disorders at the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center. The event will once again be capped off by the Melodies Singers, each a Melodies Center patient, presenting a heart-warming rendition of Silent Night.

Dates: December TBD, 2015