Canton, Ohio: Mercy Service League will host a Harvest fundraising event on Monday, August 13, at 91 Wood Fired Oven on Fulton Road in Jackson Township from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. A portion of the evening’s proceeds from food and gift card sales, as well as celebrity bartender gratuities, will benefit the expansion and renovation of Mercy Medical Center’s Emergency Department. Admission to the event is free. The event will also include additional overflow parking at the Lake Cable Club House, a 50/50 raffle and the opportunity to purchase tickets for the Harvest Raffle, the winner of which wins a $10,000 cash prize on October 27th at the Service League’s Harvest Ball. “White Hot” is the theme of this year’s Harvest Ball, which will be held at the McKinley Room of the Canton Memorial Civic Center.
Mercy Medical Center and community celebrities for the August 13th event at 91 Wood Fired Oven include: Tom Cecconi, Dr. Frank Kaeberlein, Tim Maloney, Randy Weidenhamer, Laura DeForest, Jane Smyth, Ed Ellis, Dr. Steve Parker, Dave Thomson, and Tom Craven.
Sponsors include: 91 Wood Fire Oven, Cathy Cowgill Flowers, and our media sponsor, Mix 94.1 FM/News Talk 1480 WHBC.
For more information about Mercy Service League’s Harvest fundraising activities, call 330-430-2750.
As a Level II Trauma Center, the Emergency Department at Mercy Medical Center is a leader in emergency healthcare, including nationally recognized heart care. Mercy Medical Center has the nation’s first accredited chest pain center and the nation’s first state-of-the-art, fully functioning cardiac catheterization lab in an emergency department setting.
Anyone interested in purchasing a Harvest Raffle ticket for a 1-250 chance to win $10,000 cash should call the Fund Development Department at Mercy Medical Center, (330) 430-2750.
About Mercy Service League:
The mission of the Mercy Service League is to support the ideals and philosophies of Mercy Medical Center and the ministry of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine through friendship, fellowship and fund-raising. Service League members provide service, outreach and education within the Medical Center and the community.
About Mercy Medical Center:
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, visit cantonmercy.org.