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NUMC Maternity Ward Receives Donated Baby Items

A NuHealth nurse gave crocheted blankets and newborn clothes in memory of her grandmother and nephew.

The Nassau University Medical Center recently received donated crocheted baby blankets, sweaters and hats for its newly renovated maternity ward.

Darlene Allen, a nurse at A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility in Uniondale, brought in the items on behalf of her family's foundation, the Mildred W. Fairclough Foundation, Designs by Leese and the Crocheting Group of King and Spalding, in Atlanta, Ga.

Allen donated the items in memory of her grandmother and nephew.

Rebecca January 24, 2013 at 06:27 PM
Hmm. On one hand, it is always wonderful to read stories about volunteers helping people. On the other hand, though, if you need help affording the most basic things, perhaps you should not be having children you can't support.

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