“Meritage of Miracles” event aims to fund palliative care program in the Mahoning Valley


On Sunday, July 27, L’uva Bella Winery in Lowellville, Ohio, will open its doors from 4 to 8 p.m. to host “Meritage of Miracles” – a wine-tasting and dining event to benefit Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley.

Noah’s Hope event raises funds for telemedicine program in Tuscarawas County

Doug and Kristen Shoup have redefined hope for child abuse victims in Tuscarawas County. In 2007, they created Noah’s Hope to raise awareness about child abuse, promote prevention and be a voice for victims. The organization honors the Shoup’s son, Noah, who died from injuries he received while in the care of a babysitter.

Mom organizes a fun 5K to celebrate her daughter’s recovery, thank caregivers

Emily's mom is planning a joyful 5K race to celebrate her daughter's recovery and to thank Akron Children's PICU staff.

Almost a year to the date of her daughter’s hospitalization and struggle to survive a life-threatening case of encephalitis, Gretchen Naumoff is planning a joyous 5K race to celebrate life and thank the caregivers in Akron Children’s Hospital’s pediatric intensive care unit.

LOPen visitors help cancer patients find strength

Jaiden was all smiles when singer Ryan Cabrera celebrated his birthday with him.

Our cancer and blood disorders patients enjoyed special visits last week from celebrities in town participating in the 12th annual LOPen Charity Events, which has raised more than $400,000 for our programs since it began.

Akron Children’s celebrates our “champions” at donor recognition events

Members of The Junior League of Youngstown, a Children’s Advocate Award honoree.

At Akron Children’s Hospital, we’re grateful for all our donor “champions” who dedicate their time, talent and treasure to support our hospital and its mission. In May, we enjoyed returning the favor during our Champions for Children’s and Champions for Our Valley’s Children events. Both evenings gave us an opportunity to celebrate our hospital supporters […]

Students tickle the ivories to raise money for Akron Children’s Hospital (Video)


The sounds of the piano filled the air of Akron Children’s atrium lobby when the Piano-a-thon took place recently to raise money for the hospital. One hundred percent of the event’s proceeds benefit Akron Children’s. As of 2013, the event has raised more than $45,000.