Featured Articles & Press
Penny's story has been featured in Oprah Daily, CBS Evening News, Hello! Magazine, and in her local news outlet Long Island Herald.
Today Show with Hoda & Jenna (Aired Twice!)Watch Here
Penny Doerge was born with a genetic condition called neurofibromatosis — but she is being remembered for shining a light of positivity into many lives, including those of Jenna Bush Hager’s daughters. Doerge’s parents open up about the foundation called Penny’s Flight that’s searching for a cure.
Radio Interview on 90.3 WHPCListen Here
Bill Horan and Stacy Raine speak with Kate Doerge, our CEO, about Penny's life and the organization
LEAVE YOUR MARK: Freshly Brewed Career Advice with Aliza LichtListen Here
After decades in marketing and communications and a new role as an operating partner at Traub, Kate Doerge never anticipated that she would also become a CEO. This new job, however, is the one her whole career has prepared her for and the one she was meant to do.
Anne Neilson EventRead Article
Christina Potter, far left, artist Anne Neilson, Kate Doerge and her son, Frankie Doerge, at Angels & Art For a Cause on April 19 at St. John’s in Lattingtown. The fundraiser supported Penny’s Flight, a foundation that raises awareness of neurofibromatosis, and helps fund research into a cure.
Veronica BeardRead Article
When Kate Doerge lost her 16-year-old daughter Penny in November, no one would have blamed her if she sunk into an emotional abyss and burrowed herself away from the world.
Oprah DailyRead Article
My Daughter’s Life Span Was Short, but Her Wingspan Is Vast. How losing her child to terminal illness gave one woman unstoppable purpose.
By Kate Doerge (as told to Eleni N. Gage)
CBS Evening NewsRead Article
"It's not your lifespan, it's your wingspan": Girl with terminal illness inspires others
Hello! MagazineRead Article
Jenna Bush Hager shares loss of young family friend for important reason
Long Island HeraldRead Article
Medical issues never defined Penny Doerge’s short life