Akron Children’s Hospital

Akron Children’s Hospital
August 2021
Dr. Pope in Haiti
Akron Children’s Hospital offers aid to Haiti after a deadly earthquake

St. Damien Hospital in Port-au-Prince and Akron Children’s Hospital have had a relationship with the people of Haiti for medical mission trips for more than a decade. When another deadly earthquake hit the country, many wanted to offer any kind of support they could.


Ed and Chris Muransky
We're excited to announce the second of our three 2021 Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley Champions for Our Valley's Children recipients - Ed and Chris Muransky!
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Beads of Courage
Marilyn Diefendorff was a nurse who dedicated her life to caring for others, including establishing the Beads of Courage program at Akron Children's after visiting the Showers Family Center. Read more →
The 2021 Dancing for the Kids fundraiser will be changing venues. We hope you'll join us at the Midway Drive-In Theater in Ravenna on Friday, October 15 for this year's event. Stay tuned for more details on tickets and this year's dancers! 
Chris Gessner small
Akron Children's is pleased to welcome Christopher Gessner as the hospital's new CEO. Christopher will succeed Grace Wakulchik as president and CEO of Akron Children’s, effective October 18. Read more → 


Kylie Rose's Run
August 29
4 p.m.
Copley High School Stadium (virtual option also available)

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Monday Night Mile
September 13
6 p.m.
Carl Munson Track, College of Wooster (virtual race series also available)

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Miracles & Promises Radiothon
September 30-October 1
6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Broadcast live on Mix 98.9 and 570 WKBN

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