The Annual Fund

Giving Opportunity Annual Fund Drive Make an Impact Ensure the best health care is available for everyone in Lima and Allen County Donate Because you could need help at any time… Your donation keeps health care in our community strong—for everyone Gifts to Mercy Health Foundation Greater Lima are an important part of making our…

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Events 6 Jun Event | Mercy Health – Lima, OH Red Door Gala Save the Date! 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm Veterans Memorial Civic & Convention Center7 Town SquareLima, OH 45801 Proceeds of this year’s Red Door Gala will support renovations and enhancements for the Labor & Delivery and Moms & Babies unit at Mercy…

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Mercy Club

Giving Opportunity Mercy Club Step Up for Mercy Health St. Rita’s Medical Center Give today toward your next Mercy Club recognition level Donate Take your giving to the next level! Mercy Club is an honor reserved for our most dependable and generous donors Join the club! Donors who give at least $100 a year are…

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Meet Aimee Kuhlman

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Your generosity helped Aimee start a support group for her fellow breast cancer patients Aimee Kuhlman had a great network of family and friends to keep her going when she was diagnosed with breast cancer last year. But, she knows everyone does not have the same support system in place. With your help, Aimee revived…

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Dr. Patel’s Story

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You help Dr. Patel take health care from the hospital into neighborhoods across Lima Improving community health in a region the size of Greater Lima requires an all-hands-on-deck approach and an openness to collaboration. Most importantly, it needs leaders. Dr. Jaymin Patel is one such leader. As a resident, he is coordinating Mercy Health’s mobile…

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Meet Kevin Buettner

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Thanks to you, Kevin got fast, life-saving treatment for a stroke During a family gathering on Palm Sunday, Kevin Buettner started feeling a bit dizzy, and just not quite right. His family knew something was wrong when he asked them to call for an ambulance. Kevin was having a stroke as he was rushed to…

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Meet Tim Detty

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Tim gives to ease the fears of hospitalized children Tim Detty remembers what it was like to be a 5-year-old child in the hospital with pneumonia. “It was frightening to be that young and in an oxygen tent,” he said. Tim still has a teddy bear he received from the hospital staff—a small gesture of…

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Tami Conley’s Story

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Hospice helped Tami care for her grandmother and mother, thanks to you Losing two family members in two years is hard for anyone. But when Tami Conley lost both her grandmother and her mother within two years, it was Mercy Health Hospice in Lima that helped the family get through a horrible time. “When my…

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Red Door Gala

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Schedule 5:30PM – 7:30PM Silent Auction Arrive and enjoy some cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres as you browse our silent auction. 7:30PM – 9:30PM Program Settle in for the presentation of Mercy Club awards, followed by a Mission Support hand raise and surprise entertainment! Vanessa Williams was the surprise entertainment at the 2023 event Grammy…

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Renovation of The Birth Place at St. Rita’s Medical Center

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Giving Opportunity Renovation of The Birth Place at St. Rita’s Medical Center Give a warm welcome for babies! Your gift will ensure families have a modern, updated and comfortable place for a safe birthing experience Having a baby is a precious time in a family’s life. Families want a comfortable, home-like place with the most…

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