February 7, 2014

Providence Hospitals announces new physician practice

Providence Hospitals has opened a new physician practice in Irmo, South Carolina. Called Providence Family Medicine Dutch Fork, the practice is headed up by physician Michelle Archer, M.D. [More]
February 5, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton helps community members prepare for new GED test

The General Educational Development (GED) test was recently updated nationwide to better reflect the skills a senior in high school is expected to have mastered upon graduation, as well as to make the test accessible only by computer. In response, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has provided a grant to the Canton City Schools Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) program to help test takers better prepare for the new GED exam.
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February 4, 2014

Mercy Service League scores a big win for Mercy Dental Services

Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Service League scored a big win for Mercy Dental Services and General Practice Dental Residency Endowment at its inaugural Souper Bowl fundraising event. Held January 26 at Mercy Health Center Jackson in Massillon, the Souper Bowl attracted more than 150 guests and raised more than $6,700 for Mercy Dental Services. [More]
February 3, 2014

Sign up with the Health Insurance Marketplace by February 15 have coverage March 1

According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, since October 1 last year, millions of people have enrolled in new coverage under the health care law. They’ve signed up either for private insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace or for the Medicaid program. There’s still time to enroll and have coverage as soon as March 1. All you have to do is sign up with the Health Insurance Marketplace by February 15. [More]
January 30, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina announces first series of 2014 Carolina Academy workshops

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has announced the first in a series of workshops in its 2014 Carolina Academy workshop lineup. Workshops are free and open to staff, board and volunteers of nonprofit organizations in South Carolina that are in some way addressing poverty in the state. [More]
January 29, 2014

Healthy Learners receives inaugural Community Enrichment Grant from Junior League of Columbia

In celebration of its 90th anniversary, the Junior League of Columbia (JLC) recently announced its first community enrichment grant program recipients. Healthy Learners is among the organizations receiving the grants from the JLC. [More]
January 24, 2014

SPARK celebrates a decade of serving families

SPARK celebrated its 10th anniversary in late 2013 with more than 200 supporters gathering for a birthday event at Walsh University in Canton, Ohio. SPARK (Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids) is a highly effective, parent-focused kindergarten readiness program that works collaboratively with families, schools and communities. [More]
January 22, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina elects 2014 officers and adds new officers to its board of trustees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina board of trustees has elected its 2014 officers and added two new officers to its board. [More]
January 21, 2014

Canton Repository highlights 10 years of SPARK

SPARK, which stands for Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids, celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2013. The Canton Repository recently ran an article about SPARK, featuring one of the families the program helps and providing more information about the program. [More]
January 20, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton awards $109,722 to Stark County nutrition-health-fitness program

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has awarded $109,722 over three years to the Friends of Stark Parks for the Live Well Stark County nutrition-health-fitness program. Funds will be used to support the program director for Live Well Stark County as the program continues to expand its mission of promoting policy and environmental changes that impact the health of Stark County residents.
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