December 13, 2018 by
New England Federal Credit Union CEO John Dwyer (far right) presents a ceremonial $1 million check to UVM Children's Hospital Chief Lewis First at an announcement event. (Photo: David Seaver)
(December 11, 2018) A press conference announcing a $1 million lead gift from the New England Federal Credit Union to support a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the UVM Children’s Hospital garnered coverage in several regional news outlets, including stories on WPTZ NBC5
and WCAX Channel 3
. Lewis First, M.D., chair of pediatrics, was among the speakers interviewed at the event, which also featured 13-year-old NICU graduate Dalton Gravel.