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Boys & Girls Clubs In Ohio Awarded New Grants By Anthem Blue Cross And Blue Shield Foundation
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Boys & Girls Clubs In Ohio Awarded New Grants By Anthem Blue Cross And Blue Shield Foundation

Through Triple Play, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation are delivering education and programming that promote the importance of physical activity and proper nutrition, and enable youth to build the skills needed to overcome environmental factors that can negatively impact health and wellness. Thanks to $45,000 in…

New Addiction Facility Opens in Ohio
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New Addiction Facility Opens in Ohio

The Ohio Detox Center, an inpatient addiction treatment facility accepting Ohio Medicaid, offers high quality treatment in a safe, comfortable environment. The 40-bed inpatient facility offers medical detox and inpatient care at the facility in Maumee, Ohio. The Ohio Detox Center is part of the Amatus Health network of addiction treatment centers; Amatus Health is…

Warriors Find Veteran Peer Support During Laser Combat Games
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Warriors Find Veteran Peer Support During Laser Combat Games

Injured veterans and guests used state-of-the-art laser guns to simulate an energy-charged combat mission during a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) connection event. “I was motivated to sign up because I was feeling lonely and disconnected from the veteran community,” said Air Force veteran Tamara O’Donnell. “Working my way through the course as part of…

CVS Health Announces Commitment to Build a Healthier Ohio
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CVS Health Announces Commitment to Build a Healthier Ohio

CVS Health announced a series of community investments to improve the health and wellness of local communities in Ohio. More than $150,000 in new grants will help support Ohio nonprofits helping to mitigate prescription drug abuse and expand access to quality, convenient and affordable care across the state. “We are committed to making meaningful investments…

Big Lots Announces National Fundraising Campaign to Support Nationwide Children’s Hospital
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Big Lots Announces National Fundraising Campaign to Support Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Big Lots announced today the launch of its Fall point-of-sale campaign, “Serve Families. Give Big.” in support of Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Now through October 28th, Big Lots customers have the opportunity to donate $1, $2, $5 or more at checkout with 100 percent of the dollars raised benefiting Nationwide Children’s. “Our relationship with Nationwide Children’s…

Ohio Advances New Solutions to Prevent and Treat Drug Abuse
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Ohio Advances New Solutions to Prevent and Treat Drug Abuse

Ohio continues to make significant progress in finding new solutions to combat drug abuse and addiction. The second phase of the Ohio Opioid Technology Challenge invited the worldwide business and innovation communities to advance technical solutions in the following areas: diagnose, prevent, connect and protect. More than 50 proposals were submitted from across the world, and…

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Words of Wisdom

 

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career, I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and I missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”

— Michael Jordan

 

 

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey

 

“Remember no one can make you feel inferior in life without your consent.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt

 

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”

— Stephen Covey

 

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”

— Ronald Reagan

 

 

 

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