October 18, 2016

St. Vincent Charity hosts Caritas fundraising event; honors four individuals

For the past 30 years, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center hosted its premier fundraising event, known as Pizzazz. The hospital hosted the event in October with 500 people attending, but with a new name—Caritas—which is Latin for love of all people. The event celebrated St. Vincent Charity’s important role in Cleveland with a night of entertainment and awards, highlighting several people who personify the mission and values of the hospital. [More]
October 18, 2016

Mercy Medical Center receives $920,000 grant for program to assist victims of sexual assault and domestic violence

Mercy Medical Center is a recipient of the 2017 Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant award in the amount of $920,435.76 from the Crime Victims Section of the Office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine. This amount is in addition to Mercy’s 2016 VOCA grant of $413,392. These funds will allow for Mercy Medical Center’s HAVEN (Healing After Violent Encounters Network) Program to expand from an on-call response to an in-house department to better serve victims of assault visiting Mercy Emergency Department. [More]
October 13, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center and Cleveland State University announce collaboration to foster innovation and research

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center and Cleveland State University recently announced a collaboration to support and expand on the existing academic and medical hub in Cleveland’s Campus District. [More]
October 12, 2016

Cuyahoga County working to house 100 homeless youth in 100 days as part of 100-Day Challenge

In September, Cleveland/Cuyahoga’s A Place 4 Me initiative set an ambitious goal to house 100 homeless youth ages 18-24 by December 18, 2016. This goal was established as part of Cleveland/Cuyahoga County’s 100-Day Challenge to prevent and end youth homelessness. [More]
October 6, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Awards $202,000 in grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded $202,000 in Community Enrichment Grants for the fall 2016 grants. The grants are awarded to organizations whose services go beyond meeting basic needs and will help lift people out of poverty. [More]
October 6, 2016

Healthy Learners holds spelling bee fundraiser

Adults from Greenwood, South Carolina, recently displayed their spelling skills at the second annual Greenwood Friends of Healthy Learners Spelling Bee. The event raised more than $25,000 for the Healthy Learners Greenwood program. [More]
October 5, 2016

Early Childhood Resource Center hosts annual “The Big, Big, Really Big Toy Box” fundraiser

The Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) hosted an afternoon of family fun September 25 at The Big, Big, REALLY BIG Toy Box fundraiser, which transformed the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts into a giant toy box. [More]
September 30, 2016

Mercy Development Foundation honors Randolph Snow with St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service

During its recent Founders Day Donor Recognition event, Mercy Development Foundation awarded Randolph L. Snow its highest honor—the St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service. The award recognizes an individual whose leadership and vision has impacted and helped transform Mercy Medical Center. [More]
September 23, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center receives national accreditation for the Center for Bariatric Surgery

The Center for Bariatric Surgery at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center recently received designation as an Accredited Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). [More]
September 21, 2016

Mercy Medical Center performs Akron-Canton’s first transcatheter aortic valve replacement under conscious sedation

Mercy Medical Center Heart Center recently performed Akron-Canton’s first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) on a patient under conscious sedation. [More]

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