Joshua Holcomb jumped at the chance to trade his wheelchair for the wheel of Troy Coughlin, Sr.’s twin-turbo JEGS.com Corvette C7, if even for a few moments. Joshua and other patients enjoyed a visit from Coughlin, Sr. and fellow National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) drivers Troy Coughlin, Jr., JR Todd, Shawn Langdon, and Paige Coughlin […]
Our July “In the Moment” photos saluted old friends, and welcomed new ones. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Meet Kohen. The toddler from Warren got MRSA from an infected pimple and needed emergency surgery. Air Bear rushed him […]
My daughters, 7-year-old Gabby and 6-year-old Lauren, love their American Girl dolls, and they are not by any means shy. So when I asked them if they wanted to go on stage, wear pretty clothes and help kids in our community who are sick, the answer was a resounding “YES!”
The 32nd annual Holiday Tree Festival will take place Nov.23 – Dec. 1 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron. Admission to the festival is free.
When it comes to improving the quality of care for childhood cancer and blood disorders patients, there’s definitely strength in numbers. That’s why Children’s Hospital Association members have been working together on projects that make a difference in the lives of hematology-oncology patients.
After her infant son underwent surgery at Akron Children’s Hospital, Terra Dragomier signed up to be a Change Bandit to show her gratitude. Below is Lucas and Terra’s story. At the age of 2 months, our sweet baby boy, Lucas, had to have surgery at Akron Children’s, and naturally, as first time parents we were very frightened. Every step […]