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Mercy Medical Center employee to bike 1,000 kilometers to fight cancer

Mercy Medical Center employee Chris Christian will ride his road bicycle 1,000 kilometers (621 miles), riding through Europe starting in late August on the Haute Route to raise awareness about cancer while raising funds for Mercy Cancer Center.[More]

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Light of Hearts Villa to host Fall Fest

Light of Hearts Villa is hosting its 27th annual Fall Fest fundraising event Sunday, October 9, from noon to 5 p.m. Hundreds of supporters, residents and their families will come for dinner, a homemade bakery, raffles, a silent auction, craft fair and pumpkin patch.[More]

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $240,000 in grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $240,000 to six strategic grantees addressing the root causes of poverty in South Carolina.[More]

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland president co-chairs Cleveland schools' scholarship luncheon

The Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) recently held its 8th annual Army of Believers Scholarship Luncheon in downtown Cleveland to assist CMSD graduating seniors with scholarships to college. Susanna Krey, president of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, served as the event’s honorary co-chair.[More]

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St. Vincent Charity Medical Center orthopedic surgeon part of team that develops new joint restoration product

Bernard Stulberg, M.D., orthopedic surgeon at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, was part of a team of six revision experts that helped develop a new joint restoration product used for revision knee replacement surgery. The new product addresses a growing need as the average age of patients having knee replacement surgeries decreases, which increases the number of patients who will eventually need revision knee replacement surgery as the average knee lasts less than 20 years.[More]

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 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

Campus District Celebration
The Campus District invites the community to join in a celebration August 25 at 11:30 a.m. at East 22nd and Community College Avenue to mark the transformation of East 22nd Street into the district’s new main street and unveil community-made public art
8/25/2016 »

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 »

Light of Hearts Villa Fall Fest Fundraiser
Light of Hearts Villa is hosting its 27th annual Fall Fest fundraising event October 9, where hundreds of supporters, residents and their families will come for dinner, a homemade bakery, raffles, a silent auction, craft fair and pumpkin patch.
10/9/2016 »

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 October 19, 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