Clarkson students donate 100 teddy bears to Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg
Thursday, March 13, 2014 - 6:00 am

Payton Toohey (above) son of Kevin and Patricia Gotham was all smiles after receiving a teddy bear donated to Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center courtesy by Clarkson physician assistant students. From left: Riane Fletcher, George DeVita, Travis Callahan, Morgan Libruk and Emily Peck.

OGDENSBURG – Clarkson students recently donated teddy bears to local hospitals following the university’s Physician Assistant Student Society’s Inaugural Teddy Bear Toss.

The toss was held at the Clarkson vs. Union Men’s Hockey Game on Feb. 1, 2014 at Cheel Arena in Potsdam.

A total of 100 bears were donated to Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center to be distributed to pediatric patients.