Akron Children's Hospital creates addiction services program with philanthropic support and in partnership with other efforts in the community.
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Here’s what’s on this year’s top 10 list for leisure time reading on the screened porch. Many of the books made the list as recommendations from the 2018 Equity Summit.
Northside Green showcasing unique mural
The Downtown Akron Partnership, through a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, began work on the Northside Green, which features a painted mural designed by April Couch, of Totally Tangled Creations
School Board Approves Report Card Absenteeism Indicator
The State Board of Education approved the measurement of absenteeism as an indicator on school report cards as proposed in the state’s ESSA plan.
Health systems and community stakeholders around the country are choosing to form new collaborations to address the social factors that have created great health disparities between low-income and more-affluent neighborhoods.
NEOMED Department of Psychiatry receives $7.5 million grant
"I am grateful for the impact this partnership is having locally and across the state," said Rick Kellar, president of Peg's Foundation.
People’s Liberty names 2018 Project Grant recipients
People’s Liberty, a Cincinnati-based philanthropic lab, awarded $60,000 in Project Grants to six local recipients whose proposals aim to impact their immediate communities.
Bloch Family Foundation doubles down on Saint Luke's with new $13M gift
The Marion and Henry Bloch Family Foundation committed $13 million to the Saint Luke's Foundation on Thursday.
2017 NAEP Mathematics and Reading Assessments
Key findings from the Nation’s Report Card, including Ohio results are here.
Akron-area artists receive Ohio Arts Council grants
Six Akron-area artists have received 2018 “Individual Excellence” grants from the Ohio Arts Council.