Mosaic project celebrates Children’s one image at a time

As part of Akron Children’s Hospital’s 125th celebration, a group of donors, patients and staff were invited to Kay Jewelers Pavilion on the hospital’s birthday, Oct. 20, to ‘unwrap’ the much anticipated mosaic project.

A gem of a gift

On Oct. 24, Akron Children’s Hospital announced the name of its new medical building on the Akron campus: the Kay Jewelers Pavilion.

The new building was named in recognition of Kay® Jewelers continued support and recent $10 million gift towards the “Building on the Promise” capital campaign. The gift is the largest in Akron Children’s history.

Holiday Tree Festival spotlight: Building on the Promise

Visit the 32nd annual Holiday Tree Festival at the John S. Knight Center from Nov.23- Dec.1, and see the trees, wreaths and holiday gifts. Admission to the festival is free. For more information visit akronchildrens.org/treefestival.

Fulfilling the promise

Bubbles, balloons and cupcakes marked the end of “My Promise. My Children’s” employee campaign this week in Perkins Square Park. When the final number was revealed, attendees celebrated the $3,843,938 donated by employees during the 3-month campaign which began in April. The “My Promise. My Children’s” campaign raised money for the “Building on the Promise” […]

Groundbreaking ceremony generates big news

Yesterday’s groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate Akron Children’s future, 7-story critical care tower on its Akron campus generated a lot of buzz.

Construction camera is your view into the building project

Watch Akron Children’s construction project as it happens with our new Web camera and interactive archive calendar. You can select any date and time to view the site on that day as well as share your favorite image via email, Facebook and Twitter. There’s also a link to a timelapse video in the bottom left-hand corner. Images are updated every 15 minutes to provide a fresh look at the construction site.