“An Evening with Jim Tressel” to Benefit Mercy Hospice
Canton, Ohio: The community is invited to An Evening with Jim Tressel on Thursday, January 24th from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Lake High School, 1025 Lake Center St., Uniontown. Tressel currently serves as the vice president of Strategic Engagement at the University of Akron and will be holding a “meet and greet” with dessert from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. inside the Lake High School cafeteria. A “talk and discussion” by Tressel will follow from 7:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. in the high school’s Performing Arts Hall.
Tickets for the event are $15 and will be on sale beginning December 15th. To purchase tickets, visit www.seatyourself.biz. All proceeds will benefit Mercy Medical Center’s Hospice program.
An Evening with Jim Tressel is a National Honor Society individual service project. For more information, contact Lake High School Nation Honor Society student, Alyssa Lieb, at 330-696-8938.
Mercy Hospice is dedicated to helping patients with a life-limiting illness achieve the best quality of life possible while offering respite and comfort to their caregivers and loved ones. Serving adults and children with a terminal illness, Hospice gives patients the opportunity to remain at home, or in a home-like setting, with the people and things they cherish most.
Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 620 members on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carroll County, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville, North Canton, Plain Township and Tuscarawas County. 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. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.
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