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Mercy Medical Center anchors team that attracts grant money to Canton for health research

The city of Canton was selected to take part in the new Invest Health initiative, which is aimed at transforming how leaders from mid-size American cities work together to help low-income communities thrive, with specific attention to community features that drive health such as access to safe and affordable housing, places to play and exercise, and quality jobs. Mercy Medical Center is serving as the anchor agency for Canton.[More]

tags: Mercy Medical Center, health care

Joseph’s Home benefit luncheon to help ill homeless men heal

Joseph’s Home will hold it signature fundraising event Thursday, June 23 at 11:30 a.m. at Windows on the River in Cleveland. The benefit luncheon—Perseverance in Hope—is being presented in partnership with the City Club of Cleveland.[More]

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Promise engagement manager wins 2016 Vibrant City Award

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress recently honored Joe Black, engagement manager for the Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood, as one of its nine 2016 Vibrant City Award winners.[More]

tags: Promise Neighborhood, Outreach, Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, Foundations

Light of Hearts Villa celebrates Earth Day 26 years in a row

Light of Hearts Villa has been celebrating Earth Day since it opened in 1990, planting trees and flowers, distributing seeds and being environmentally conscious year round over the past 26 years. Light of Hearts was featured in an Earth Day article that ran in the "National Catholic Reporter."
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Two Health System representatives honored with the 2016 Palmetto State Fatherhood award

Two Sisters of Charity Health System representatives received the 2016 Palmetto State Fatherhood Award at a recognition breakfast April 30 in Columbia, South Carolina. Tom Keith, president of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, and Frank Martin, board member at the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, received the fatherhood awards.[More]

tags: Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, Foundations, Outreach

 Sister Judith Ann Karam honored with Health Legacy of Cleveland Award

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, congregational leader for the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, received the Health Legacy Award for Excellence October 11 at the 2015 Health Legacy of Cleveland award and scholarship dinner.

Every other year, Health Legacy of Cleveland hosts the dinner to present the award and name individuals to its health equity honor roll. The event also raises funds to provide scholarships and purposeful public programming aimed at inspiring African-American Cleveland area students to become physicians and dentists through education. 

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Catholic Health Association installs Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA as board chair

 
Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, who is chair of the public juridic person of the Sisters of Charity Health System, was installed as chair of the board of trustees of the Catholic Health Association of the United States June 8, 2015, at the association's centennial assembly in Washington D.C.

Sister Judith Ann is also congregational leader of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, our founding congregation of women religious.

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Events

Regina Health Center's Holy-In-One Golf Outing
Regina Health Center hits the greens at Firestone Country Club in Akron Monday, June 13 for the 17th annual Holy-In-One Golf Outing. More than 200 golfers are expected for a day of golf, lunch, evening cocktail reception and dinner, prizes, and a live auction.
6/13/2016 »

Perseverance in Hope: The Annual Joseph's Home Benefit Luncheon
Perseverance in Hope celebrates the remarkable healing and achievements of the men who have stabilized their health and transformed their lives at Joseph's Home. Funds raised will provide meals, shelter and care for the residents of Joseph's Home.
6/23/2016 »

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center: CARITAS (formerly known as PIZZAZZ)
Pizzazz is changing for the first time in 30 years. We hope you will join us, our presenting sponsor Medical Mutual of Ohio and event co-chairs Tony and Rachelle Coyne and Jennifer and Zydrunas Ilgauskas on Thursday, October 6, 2016.
10/6/2016 »

Mercy Medical Center: Harvest Ball
Mercy Medical Center's annual Harvest Ball will take place October 15th at the Canton Memorial Civic Center.
10/15/2016 »

Healthy Learners: George Younginer Champions for Children Golf Tournament
The 17th Annual Healthy Learners Champions for Children Golf Tournament in Memory of George Younginer takes place on October 26, 2016 at the Fort Jackson Golf Club in Columbia, South Carolina. Join us for a perfect day of golf, food, entertainment, contests and prizes. The much-needed funds will help to support the mission of Healthy Learners.
10/19/2016 »

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The Sisters of Charity Health System is rooted in our Catholic faith and values, fighting to save lives daily.

“For I was hungry and you gave me food; I was thirsty and you gave me drink; a stranger and you welcomed me; naked and you clothed me; ill and you cared for me… in so far as you did this to one of the least of these sisters and brothers of mine, you did it for me.”
Matthew 25: 35-36, 40