A Disney-inspired thank you to hospital supporters (Photo Gallery)


To say thank you to the event coordinators, volunteers, Change Bandits and CMN partners who donated $878,741 last year, Akron Children’s Hospital hosted the “Night at the Movies” recognition event on March 20 at the Akron Civic Theatre.

Vote to bring photography to cancer patients at Akron Children’s Hospital

Kayla visits a cancer patient at Akron Children's

Bring Pablove Shutterbugs: a therapeutic photography program, to Akron Children’s Hospital’s cancer patients. Vote for the hospital at vote.livestrong.org between March 24 and April 11.

A past experience leads to a lifetime of support

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It was an experience 30 years ago that motivated Candy Young and her mother, Delores, to become lifetime supporters of Akron Children’s Hospital.

St. Sebastian students have heart


St. Sebastian Parish School students once again participated in Akron Children’s Hospital’s 15th annual Have a Heart, Do Your Part radiothon. Sixth grade teacher Mike McDonald organized our Change Bandits and set a $500 goal, which was the amount we collected in 2013.

Buehler’s and other local businesses support radiothon

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Local businesses, such as Buehler’s Food Market in Portage Lakes, are signing up to be Change Bandits to raise money for the Have a Heart, Do Your Part radiothon, which airs Feb. 13-15 on 98.1 WKDD.

Change Bandit spotlight: It all started at one week old

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James Dias is only 3 years old and has already had 5 surgeries. To say thanks for the great care he received, James’ mother has signed up to be a Change Bandit to raise money for the “Have a Heart, Do Your Part” radiothon, which airs Feb. 13-15 on 98.1 WKDD.