The American Girl Fashion Show teaches girls to give back

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!”

Holiday Tree Festival will sparkle again (Infographic) Come to the John S. Knight Center Nov.23- Dec.1

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.

Children’s hospitals team up to improve quality of childhood cancer and blood disorders care (VIDEO)

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.

Akron Children’s treated us like family

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 […]