The Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation recognized the hospital’s distinguished donors with special events in Akron and the Mahoning Valley this week. Akron – 2018 Champions for Children Rennick and Dee Dee Anderoli were honored on May 10 at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn as the recipients of the 2018 Children’s Champion Award for their dedication to the […]
There’s a lot going on at Akron Children’s and in pediatric healthcare, in general, and this section is designed to help keep you in the know.
With about 140 days left until the Akron Children’s Hospital Akron Marathon, Half Marathon & Team Relay presented by FirstEnergy, Jeremy Hughes has already had to increase his fundraising goal as a Children’s Champion. “It’s the first time I’ve ever blindly emailed everyone on my email contacts list and I was surprised by the response,” […]
Members of our medical staff gathered to honor retirees, as well as those who will be retiring later this year. “The many contributions of our retiring medical staff members will continue to have a lasting impact on our organization,” said Dr. Laura Pollauf, Medical Staff President who formally recognized each honoree and presented them with […]
For Julie Costas of Canfield, all it took was one phone call back in 2008 to get involved in a yet-to-be-named volunteer group to support the hospital’s fundraising arm. “I’ve always loved working with children,” she said. “I was the first person to call JoAnn (Stock) when I found out she was going to be […]
Since 2000, Circle K stores in the Great Lakes Division have made a difference in the lives of patients at Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals. Between a large-scale golf outing at three courses in Uniontown, Ohio to grassroot campaigns, the convenience retailer has donated $1 million to Akron Children’s Hospital over four years. Circle K […]
KeyBank Foundation has awarded $1 million over five years to Akron Children’s Hospital’s Assuring Success with a Commitment to Enhance Nurse Diversity (ASCEND) Program. The ASCEND Program works to improve nursing diversity. A recent study from the National County of State Boards of Nursing found that 93% of Registered Nurses are female, and 83% are […]