YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. kicks off its third annual fundraising campaign May 1 with a goal of raising $35,000.
Help Hotline has served the community for 43 years, and in 2013 answered 202,425 calls. The nonprofit agency employs 54 and a team of volunteers.
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation staff Tuesday proposed that the agency board of directors approve a 6.3% reduction in base rates beginning July 1.
If the directors accept the recommendation May 22, the 6.3% reduction would result in an overall decrease of $91 million in premiums collected compared present rates. May 22 is the date of their next regularly scheduled meeting.
BOARDMAN, Ohio -- The Surgical Hospital at Southwoods has launched a new, patient-focused website. The site contains detailed information about the health-care services provided on its main campus as well as ancillary services provided at its satellite locations.
“Everything we do at Southwoods is centered around the needs of our patients and this website is no exception,” said Ed Muransky, Southwoods’ CEO.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- In her room in the intensive care unit following surgery, Brenda Elsagher knew her husband, Bahgat, would say the right thing to her.
Seeing the multitude of tubes and wires hanging to her, he leaned over and told her she looked like the back of his stereo.
“It was so goofy and ridiculous, it made me laugh out loud,” she recalls. “So even though I was in the middle of all that pain, I laughed and I felt good for that second. I felt I’ll be OK.”
BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley is launching the public phase of its multi-year campaign, Building on the Promise: A Vision for Our Valley’s Children. The goal is to raise $18 million in philanthropic support to finance strategic growth and expansion in the Mahoning Valley.
The quiet phase of the campaign, which began last year, has raised nearly $6 million in gifts and commitments, says Bruce Beeghly, co-chairman the Vision leadership committee. The other co-chairmen are his wife, Nancy, and Paul and Sallie Tod Dutton.
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