Akron Children’s Hospital

Akron Children’s Hospital
November 2022
Giving Tuesday 2022 
#GivingTuesday donations are being tripled thanks to generous donors

Thanks to the generosity of the DeSalvo family and DeSalvo Construction, as well as Lenny Fisher, Chairman of the Board at Handel's Homemade Ice Cream, your #GivingTuesday donation to Akron Children's Hospital will go even further this year. They graciously stepped up to match all #GivingTuesday donations up to $25,000, so gifts to the hospital will be tripled. 

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Dancing for the Kids 2022
Thanks to everyone who participated in, attended and sponsored Dancing for the Kids, this year's event raised more than $120,000 (and counting!) for the Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders. See more →
Bobby Ina shopping spree 2022
Donor Bobby Ina recently hosted his 8th annual holiday shopping spree to benefit patients at Akron Children's Hospital. Bobby and his elves shopped to provide toys for every child who will be at the hospital over the holidays. See more →
Walk for Babies 2022
Close to 900 participants and 83 teams came out to the Akron Zoo for this year's Walk for Babies event, which raised $120,000 for the Akron Children's Hospital neonatal intensive care unit. See more →
Eva Szigethy
Eva M. Szigethy, M.D., Ph.D., has been named the Lois C. Orr Endowed Chair in Pediatric Psychiatry and director of Pediatric Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Akron Children’s Hospital. Read more → 


You can create a major impact on Akron Children’s by making a portion of your gift now, during your life, and then completing that gift through your will. To learn more about how Blended Gifts can help you achieve a single charitable goal, please visit our website.



Children's Tree of Lights
December 2
5:30 p.m.
Perkins Square Park at Akron Children's Hospital

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Holiday Hopes and Wishes
December 9
10 a.m.
Mr. Anthony's, Boardman

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Your donations directly support the programs and services that make Akron Children's Hospital a better place.





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