March 15, 2018

Early Childhood Resource Center launches school readiness symposium

The Early Childhood Resource Center helped organize the inaugural Early Childhood Advantage Conference on March 9 in Stark County to focus on school readiness, with almost 500 educators, experts and community leaders attending. [More]
March 15, 2018

Father Focus: South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families helps a dad get a job and raise his children

Zachary Walker was court ordered to participate in the Midlands Fatherhood Coalition (MFC) program. He had custody of his oldest two daughters, but the mother of his son and younger daughter denied him visitation because he wasn’t paying child support. With help from the program, he obtained a job, was able to buy a house and receive increased visitation. [More]
March 14, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland helps organize event celebrating Catholic sisters

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland helped organize an intercongregational, intergenerational event March 10 that attracted more than 130 sisters, associates and young adults celebrating the contributions of women religious in the community and exploring news ways for Catholic sisters and lay partners to be companions to one another. [More]
March 9, 2018

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center expands cardiovascular department with addition of cardiothoracic surgeon

Dale Levy, M.D., has joined St. Vincent Charity Medical Center as a cardiothoracic surgeon. Dr. Levy previously was the chief of the division of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at OhioHealth Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus since 2006. [More]
March 7, 2018

Healthy Learners adds new board member

John J. Garrison recently joined the Healthy Learners Board of Trustees. As Healthy Learners sharpens its focus on more efficient ways to provide access to health care for children who are in need and without resources in the state of South Carolina, the ministry welcomed the addition of a new board member with extensive legal and compliance experience. [More]
March 7, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland promotes collaborative spirit among Catholic sisters

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is supporting National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), an annual celebration that takes place from March 8-14 created to honor Catholic sisters. The foundation is devoted to sharing the important work taking place by Catholic sisters throughout the nation and is lifting up their voices by sharing Sister Stories, including one about the Collinwood Neighborhood Catholic Ministries, a grantee of the foundation's Collaboration of Ministry Initiative. [More]
March 2, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland Innovation Mission fellow discusses access to legal representation in housing cases

As a fellow in The Innovation Mission at Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland and an attorney at The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, Hazel Remesch is exploring ways to provide legal counsel to Cleveland residents facing eviction. The foundation will be sharing the fellows' journey over the course of 18 months. First up in its fellows series is Remesch. Her article is titled "Facing Eviction, Good Luck Getting a Lawyer." [More]
March 1, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina grantee gives Latino students confidence to succeed

Si Se Puede (SSP) is a non-profit organization in Columbia, South Carolina, that seeks to support Latino students in their schools and beyond. Its Student Interpreter program (SI) trains bilingual Latino students in both academic and professional skills to become Spanish interpreters. The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded a grant to SSP that allows for second-year students in the program to take a test showing their proficiency in English and Spanish. [More]
February 28, 2018

Mercy Medical Center hosts Well Women Summit for middle school females in Canton

Mercy Medical Center Mission Outreach recently held a Well Women Summit for more than 75 young women who attend middle school and the Freshman Academy at McKinley High School in the Canton City School District and their teachers. Presented as a professional learning program, the summit covered topics including self-esteem, positive body image, healthy relationships, and a Q&A panel discussion with speakers and school counselors. [More]
February 27, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland awarded $750,000 grant from Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland (SOCF) has been awarded a $750,000 three-year grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to expand Generative Spirit, an SOCF-led effort to develop the next generation of leaders for sister-led ministries in Northeast Ohio. [More]

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