100th Anniversary Golf Outing

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Schedule 9:00AM: Registration opens 10:00AM: Announcements & shotgun start 12:30PM: Boxed lunches served Attending Sign up as an individual golfer for $100 or register as a team sponsor, which includes 4 tickets, for $400. Sponsorship Levels All sponsorship levels include recognition inside the Memorabilia Room at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. Friend – $5,000 – 4 tickets…

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Meet Dr. Naito

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Dr. Naito gives to Mercy Health Foundation because he knows what excellent health care looks like As a medical professional, Dr. Herbert Naito knows excellent care when he sees it. Excellent care is what he saw, and received, at Mercy Health—St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital after suffering a stroke. “I am exceedingly appreciative of the skills…

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Foundation celebrates 2024 Health Care Visionary Awards

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The annual Health Care Visionary Awards ceremony honored three special leaders Foundation supporters joined in celebrating award recipients On Wednesday, April 10, Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley hosted the 2024 Health Care Visionary Awards. The event took place at the DeYor Performing Arts Center in downtown Youngstown. Three individuals received awards for championing the health…

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Michael Munson’s Story

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Your support of the Peer Recovery Program pulled Michael out of a cycle of addiction Twelve years of substance abuse stole Michael Munson’s marriage, his career and his peace of mind. Your gift to the Peer Recovery Program is giving him a second chance. “If it wasn’t for this program, I would not be here…

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Meet Gail Halstead

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Your gift adds flavor to Gail’s retirement years with healthy cooking classes Gail Halstead retired from her nursing career, but that didn’t mean she wanted to stop learning. Thanks to you, she still gets to have new experiences with healthy cooking classes supported by your donation. “When you are retired, you’re always looking for something…

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Marathon runners take off from the starting line at the Panerathon in Youngstown, OH.

Schedule 8:00AM Registration opens 10:00AM 10K walk/run begins 10:05AM 2 mile walk/run begins Play Video A Community Favorite Check out some footage of previous Panerathons to get hyped up! This video should help you get a sense of how much fun is in store for you! And you’ll be able to see how much love…

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The Annual Fund

Giving Opportunity Annual Fund Drive Make an Impact Ensure the best health care is available for everyone in Mahoning Valley 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 Mahoning Valley are an important part of making our community a…

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Desirea Johnson’s Story

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Desirea is a Mercy Health Foundation Power Hour donor because of the hospice nurses who cared for her family Mercy Health angels touched Desirea Johnson’s life many years ago, and now, that experience guides her decision to donate to Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley. The 29-year-old medical laboratory technician became a Power Hour donor as…

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Meet Rosalie Wilkins

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Your gift helps Rosalie and her friends stay healthy and free of diabetes As a senior citizen, Rosalie Wilkins knows the importance of staying healthy. Thanks to your gift to the Stepping Out program, Rosalie and her friends are doing just that. Rosalie has been in the program since the beginning. Stepping Out offers free…

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Pecola Hunter’s Story

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Pecola can get her diabetes medications to stay healthy because of you Pecola Hunter runs a daycare program in her home. With nine children around every day, it’s enough to keep her feeling young. But she needs three insulin medications to stay healthy and control her diabetes. Because of your donation, Pecola benefits from Mercy…

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