Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center will unveil "One Mission, One Century" – an exhibit featuring historical photos, archival articles and memorabilia of its first 100 years – during a special reception in conjunction with the Mercy Service League on Fri., Sept. 5, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Jülz by Alan Rodriguez, 220 Market Ave. N. in downtown Canton.
The exhibit will honor Mercy pioneers for their faith, vision and compassionate health care. The display, which also includes special collages of the hospital's stained glass windows and a glass collage of "then and now" photos, will reflect the rich past and future promise of Canton's first and only faith-based hospital.
The exhibit will remain at Jülz until Wed., Oct. 15. Visitors may view the display Tuesday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call 330-493-9300 or visit Julzbyalan.com.
About Mercy Medical Center
Mercy Medical Center, a nonprofit corporation of the Sisters of Charity Health System and University Hospitals Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 550 physicians on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carrollton, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville and North Canton. A Catholic hospital, Mercy Medical Center upholds the mission and philosophy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and continues to be responsive to the needs of the community, including the provision of care to all, regardless of their ability to pay. For more information, see www.cantonmercy.com
About the Mercy Service League
Mercy Service League is a non-profit organization promoting the mission of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and the philosophies of Mercy Medical Center through service, outreach, and education within the Medical Center and community. The League is comprised of dedicated women who volunteer and fundraise on behalf of Mercy Medical Center.