November 9, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton making an impact on homelessness in Stark County

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton is helping coordinate a coalition working to end homelessness in Stark County, Ohio. Jean Van Ness, senior program officer/special projects for the foundation, serves as the chair of this coalition, known as the Homeless Continuum of Care of Stark County. [More]
November 8, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center uses art therapy to help treat mental health and addiction issues

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center is exploring new methods to treat patients with mental health and addiction issues, including using art therapy for patients to express feelings in a new way. [More]
November 7, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $97,000 to support women religious grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has announced the recipients of the 2016 Collaboration for Ministry Initiative (CMI) grants totaling $97,000. CMI was established in 2003 with the intention to engage, support and sustain the ministries of Catholic women religious in South Carolina. [More]
November 4, 2016

Healthy Learners highlights successful 2015-16 school year serving children in latest newsletter

Healthy Learners is devoted to removing children's health barriers to learning with love and compassion, which can be seen in the number of children it serves and the personal stories told by those children and families. Read more in the latest issue of the "Healthy Insights from Healthy Learners" newsletter. [More]
October 27, 2016

Mercy Medical Center anchors Invest Health initiative in low-income Canton neighborhood

Mercy Medical Center is serving as the anchor institution in Canton's Southeast neighborhood for the national Invest Health initiative, which is working to transform the way leaders of mid-sized American cities approach improvement and redevelopment projects in low-income areas. [More]
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]

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