Top 10 Facebook posts of 2014

Fiona had her portrait made during Radiothon.

In 2014, we shared countless stories from Akron Children’s Hospital on Facebook, from fundraisers to visits to Haiti. We are thrilled to take you back through some of these special stories with this list of the 10 most popular and engaging Facebook posts of 2014.

Top 10 tweets of 2014

Sarah Thistlethwaite finally earned her second and third set of motherhood wings May 9 when she delivered the now-famous mono mono twins Jillian and Jenna.

In 2014, we enjoyed a lot of uplifting and fun social conversations on Twitter. Take a look at the 10 most popular and heartwarming tweets of this past year.

Giving back the Children’s way


With 5,000 employees and a growing number of locations, every day, Akron Children’s Hospital touches the lives of families throughout northern Ohio. What you may not know is many of our employees also give their own time and resources to support the community beyond their work at the hospital. “Part of our hospital’s mission is […]

Shop for the holidays and help Akron Children’s


The excitement of finding a fantastic deal can be quite a rush for holiday shoppers. Now, imagine if that perfect gift also benefited Akron Children’s Hospital patients and programs. This holiday season, get that feel-good sensation by either shopping or donating items at these locations: PetSmart in Cuyahoga Falls Customers can purchase a stuffed dog […]

Trees sparkle with inspiration at the Holiday Tree Festival


As you walk past the Angel’s Wings tree at the 33rd annual Holiday Tree Festival, the first thing you notice is the large, carefully-crafted angel wings at the top. But, if you stop to take a closer look, you notice a framed picture of a bright-eyed, dimple-checked little boy who serves as the tree’s inspiration. […]

Holiday Tree Festival Special Raffle: A Jo-Ann Frozen Winter Wonderland

2014 Holiday Tree Festival

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store, a major underwriter of the Holiday Tree Festival, and its Inspiration Elves have been hard at work this year creating their own creative and icy version of a Frozen Winter Wonderland, which is a part of this year’s special raffle.