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 […]

Hospital Employee Foundation has successful year

In 2013, more than $296,000 was distributed from the Akron Children’s Hospital Employee Foundation.

Singing for supper Harvest for Hunger Idol competition provides money, meals for local food banks

The judges, the spotlights, the contestants channeling their best John Mayer, Usher and Whitney Houston. Akron Children’s looked a lot like American Idol on March 7 when 10 employees performed at the Harvest for Hunger Idol, an annual fundraiser for the Akron/Canton and Mahoning Valley food banks. Employees gathered in the hospital’s Sherman Auditorium to […]