Donor Spotlight

Your Gift, Your Promise

Here are just a few of the many generous individuals, families, organizations and groups who give to Nemours. Thank you to all our donors for helping to provide the promise of a healthier future for children.

Anthony N. Fusco, Sr.

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children will receive a gift of five million dollars to name the five-story atrium of the newly expanded hospital for him. “I know what it is to be in want and I was lucky enough to make some money,” Fusco says. “Now I want to do something good for somebody — especially kids. Read More »

The Abessinio Family

Rocco Abessinio and his wife, Mary, have a history with Nemours /Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Rocco's sister was a patient in the 1940s and, at one point, their daughter was briefly a patient. “We wanted to show our sincere appreciation for the good it has done for the children and the community" Rocco said. Read More »

The Massey Family

A half-million-dollar pledge commitment from the Massey family is helping to establish a multi-disciplinary autism program. The child receives diagnosis and treatment, and the family has access to a range of community resources. Read More »

The Massuci Family

Ron and Susan Masucci, and their daughter, Susan, are long-time residents of Jacksonville, Fla. “We’ve always been aware of what Nemours brings to the community,” Susan says. "After seeing the dedication and commitment of their physicians, researchers and other staff in doing more and more for children, it would be difficult not to give...” Read More »

"Coach Deigs"

Dan Deighan, of Merrit Island, Fla., made a significant gift to support a special room at Nemours Children’s Hospital. Designed just for siblings of patients, The Coach Deigs room helps siblings cope while the family's time and resources are spent on the child in the hospital. Read More »

DuPont Makes $2.5 Million Gift

“Our company and Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children have a shared history,” says Ellen Kullman, Chief Executive Officer of DuPont. “Alfred I. duPont brought science to DuPont in its early days and left with our community his enduring philosophy of alleviating human suffering.” Read More »

The Swank Foundation

Children with neuro-orthopedic conditions such as cerebral palsy often require complex medical care. A transformational gift to Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children provides new hope for these children and their families. Read More »