April 2013

Reinberger Family Center celebrates five years

The Reinberger Family Center  recently celebrated its 5th anniversary  with an open house on April 19. Hospital employees, patients and their families, and representatives from the Reinberger Foundation and Sterling Jewelers attended the event. Since its opening in 2008, more than 96,000 guests have used the center’s facilities and services. Read more


My Promise. My Children's. kicks off

Akron Children’s is embarking on a three-month employee campaign called “My Promise. My Children’s.” to support the Building on the Promise campaign. To kick things off on the Akron campus, the atrium lobby was turned into a carnival where employees and patients alike enjoyed refreshments, participated in fun activities and learned more about the campaign. A separate event was held on the Beeghly campus on April 25. Read more

A prom to remember

On April 5, the Considine Professional Building turned into a salon and spa for 25 young adults who have overcome cancer. Female patients had their nails, hair and makeup done while dressed in their finest attire, and the boys munched on snacks and chatted. Once everyone was ready, the group, along with their dates and siblings, headed to Cleveland for “A Prom to Remember.” Read more

Lights, camera, action

Earlier this month, Akron Children’s launched its newest TV campaign, which focuses on four patients who are feeling “better.” The patients invite the viewer into their lives, homes and post-treatment check-ups. Meet Katherine, Mackenzie, Ryan and Peightyn and see what makes Akron Children’s Hospital – and our patients – so special. Watch now

Akron Children's Hospital
Calendar of Events
Courage for Carina

May 10, 7 p.m.
Skyview Lodge
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Champions for our Valley's Children

May 14, 5:30 p.m.
The Lake Club
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Diamond Classic for Kids

May 16, 6:35 p.m.
Canal Park 
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Celebrating our newest addition

Earlier this year, Akron Children’s Hospital began operating the 15-bed pediatric unit at East Liverpool City Hospital. To commemorate the partnership, a grand opening event was held on April 2. Read more

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