2017 Check Presentation

On September 11, 2017 Ann & members of the Courage team presented a $25,000 check for the 2017 Annual Wine Tasting Benefit to the Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatric Palliative Care Team to support their Gift Card Fund.

2017 Check Presentation

About the Haslinger Pediatric Palliative Care Center.

In northeast Ohio, a new type of care is emerging that redefines a period of life that is often lost to terminally ill children and their families. Akron Children’s Hospital Haslinger Family Pediatric Palliative Care Center Director Sarah Friebert, MD, founded the region’s first palliative care system for children, bringing back and expanding the concept of the house call.

You can find out more about this wonderful group here.



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Posted on: September 27, 2017


The Courage for Carina Foundation was a mere thought following the death of our only child. This little girl touched the lives of so many during her short life that we knew in some fashion that her legacy needed to be carried on. Joe and I were truly inspired by the Hospice and Palliative Care Team of Akron Children’s Hospital.…

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