Ragon Institute: Harnessing the Power of Human Immunity

Ragon Institute: Harnessing the Power of Human Immunity

As the Ragon Institute enters its second decade, a transformative gift from philanthropists Phillip T. and Susan M. Ragon adds fresh momentum to its remarkable fight against HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases.

Challenge and Opportunity

Challenge and Opportunity

Diagnosed with ALS, successful business executive Sean Healey has joined forces with Mass General to focus on finding a cure.

Season of Hope

Season of Hope

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill and his wife Caitlin are challenging baseball fans to help them raise $1 million in 2019 to support Mass General research into rare and undiagnosed diseases like the one that touched their family.

Teacher with Ovarian Cancer Raises Funds for Early Detection

Teacher with Ovarian Cancer Raises Funds for Early Detection

A Massachusetts woman with ovarian cancer has inspired a fundraising effort to speed Mass General research into a blood test that could catch the disease in its earliest and most treatable form.

Herscots Make $50 Million Gift to Mass General

Herscots Make $50 Million Gift to Mass General

The gift from philanthropists James S. and Carol J. Herscot — one of the largest in Mass General’s history — will further support The Herscot Center for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, capital projects and hospital initiatives.

Couple’s Life Experiences Shaped Their Bequest

Couple’s Life Experiences Shaped Their Bequest

A significant bequest from Celia Bertin Reich and her husband, Jerome Reich, continues to be transformative and inspirational for three Mass General programs.

Aspire Spring Gala Celebrates Autism Awareness

Aspire Spring Gala Celebrates Autism Awareness

Aspire’s 19th annual gala raised more than $2.6 million while spotlighting those who matter most to young people on the autism spectrum.

New Mass General Center to Address Gun Violence

New Mass General Center to Address Gun Violence

The MGH Center for Gun Violence Prevention will focus on reducing injuries and deaths related to firearms and promoting safety in the home and in the community.

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