Foundation for Children

The Foundation for Children (FFC) was begun in 1976 by the Hezekiah Beardsley CT Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (CT-AAP). As the 501 (c) 3 charitable arm of the CT-AAP, The Foundation for Children’s mission is to create and implement programs that educate parents, pediatricians, and the community at large with medical information, outreach and literacy partnerships geared toward children’s health, school readiness and well-being.

As a charitable foundation the FFC depends on grants and individual contributions to continue its work. Contributions to the FFC are tax deductible to the limits of your charitable contribution deductibility* You can make a donation to the FFC below.

The President of FFC is Scott Schoem, MD, MBA, FAAP.

*Consult your tax advisor for your deductibility limits.