As he retires today from a 40-year career in pediatric health care, Dr. Daryl Steiner will walk out the door with the satisfaction of knowing he has made a difference in the lives of our community’s most vulnerable children. He began his career as a private practice pediatrician but ended up as one of the […]
They arrived in their PJs – warm flannels, fleece onsies, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle hoodies and pretty “Elsa” and “Anna” gowns. After taking big steps up into the train, they found their seats and pressed their noses to the window. This Polar Express trip could not have been more magical for hundreds of children who […]
Mike Bole knows how quickly life can change. The 44-year-old accountant and financial aid officer from Louisville, Ohio, had few worries. Happily married and father of a 5 year old and 8 year old, he was an active and involved family man. Living in a neighborhood with many senior citizens, including his parents, he was […]
The “Force” was clearly with Bobby Ina on a recent morning as he and a group of friends and clients gathered at the Montrose Toys R Us store to drop $6,000 on toys for patients of Akron Children, including Star Wars Legos and the other items expected to top wish lists this holiday season.
There’s still time to get your fall fix. But, don’t wait. It’s fleeting. Winter is around the corner … and Count Chocula is only on the shelves for a limited time. Akron Children’s employees share their own fall favorite things: