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Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

NPO Showcase: Connect to Care solves unique housing challenge

by (GRTV)

Submitted 08-22-2018 under NONPROFITS

Families come from all around the United States and abroad to use the services offered by Spectrum Health Hospital. Due to the sheer amount of people, more than 30 people get turned away from free hospital visitor housing a day. Therefore, Connect...

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Gridiron Giving Kick-Off Party!

by (jpawlik)

Submitted 08-11-2016 under

The Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Foundation is hosting the 2016 Gridiron Giving Kick-Off Party at Michigan Street Wendy’s! Join us from 5pm-7pm for an evening of food, fun and activities. The event will feature Mike at Night (DJ Internio), TJ...

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Teacher, education liaison keeps children reading, learning at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

by (Community Liter...)

Submitted 04-18-2013 under NONPROFITS

When you're a kid, it's hard enough to miss a day of school when you're home sick with the flu or a bad cold. For children spending anywhere from a few days to a few weeks in the hospital with serious illnesses or injuries, the thought...

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Asthma: wheezing, sneezing and camp?

by (sarahldeyoung)

Submitted 04-03-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Asthma is often viewed as a limitation for sports and other activities, especially activities that take place outside. At Camp Tall Turf’s Asthma Camp, these limitations are overcome and asthmatic kids can be kids. Asthma Camp, now in its 16th...

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Gurgle and Squeak! You're on My Baby View Camera

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 07-12-2011 under NEWS

Born at 25 weeks, little Erin and Will Hughes will probably grow up always hearing stories of how technology brought them through the first months of their lives. The premature twins were born just one week after Helen DeVos Children’s...

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Children's Hospital Offers Preview to Community

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 11-19-2010 under NEWS

People in Grand Rapids will never have the opportunity to see the new Helen DeVos Children's Hospital like they will on Saturday, December 4 when the nearly completed facility opens its doors for public viewing. Starting at 8 a.m. people will be...

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