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Akron Children's Hospital

Akron, Ohio

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Fill A Miracle Bucket, Support Akron Children’s Hospital

From August 2 – 4, participating Ace Hardware stores will help make customers and kids happy during their annual Miracle Bucket Days event.  Customers will be encouraged to purchase a...

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DQ® Blizzard® Treat Sales Bring Healing and Happiness to Kids at

On Thursday, July 25, local participating DQ locations will come together to raise funds for Akron Children’s Hospital. On Miracle Treat Day, $1 or more from every Blizzard® Treat sold...

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Flat Champions Pop Up in Walmart & Sam’s Club

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“Flat Stanley” has been used for decades to help kids learn about different people and different places using traveling, colorful, kid-decorated cutouts. In a similar manner, Walmart and Sam’s Club...

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How Your Dollar Helps Patients at Akron Children's Hospital

75%

Charitable Care

5%

Advancement Services

5%

Education

5%

Equipment

5%

Research

5%

Patient Services

Advancement Services

For Kids LikeColton

During a recent visit in our new Infusion and Sedation Center, 13-year-old Colton played a car racing game. For kids like Colton, video games are a welcome distraction while they’re receiving infusions. The new play zone is just one of many amenities incorporated into the design of the Infusion and Sedation Center.

Akron Children's Hospital located in Akron, OH

From humble beginnings as a day nursery in 1890, Akron Children's Hospital has evolved into the largest pediatric healthcare system in northeast Ohio, operating 2 pediatric hospitals, 23 pediatrician offices, and about 80 locations across the region. Our pediatric services draw more than 800,000 patient visits each year, and include children, teens and adults from across the country and around the world. Akron Children's has also earned Best Children's Hospitals rankings by US News & World Report in 7 of the 10 specialties. These include cancer, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology. In addition to our primary, critical and specialized care, we offer more than 100 advocacy, education and outreach programs to promote the well-being of children. We are a major teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University, helping train future generations of pediatricians and specialists, and our research institute is dedicated to advancing pediatric medicine and improving standards of patient care.

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