‘Little Hearts Big Hopes’


An annual fundraiser - called “Little Hearts Big Hopes” - was held May 21 at the Rancho Santa Fe home of Linda and Jeff Church with the goal to raise funds to benefit pediatric cardiology Jacobsen syndrome research led by Dr. Paul Grossfeld (see story on page A3.) The event honored William (Bill) Nyhan, M.D., Ph.D., professor of pediatrics, UCSD School of Medicine.

The event also featured musical prodigy Ethan Bortnick and Master of Ceremonies Brooke Landau, an Emmy Award-winning newscaster and congenital heart disease survivor. Visit