Archive for September 2018

2018 Spirit of Mercy Campaign Incentives & Benefits

The 2018 Spirit of Mercy Campaign launches on Monday, October 15! Again this year, Mercy, Bishop Drumm, CHI National, and Hospice/Home Care employees can qualify for great incentives. Donate by Friday, November 16 to qualify for incentives. There will also be weekly drawings for donors who submit their pledge form by each Friday of the…

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Inspirational Healing – Community Healing Garden

As the sun shines on the artwork and the soothing sounds of the water feature trickle, Judy Reel is working hard in the Community Healing Garden at the Mercy Cancer Center – Westlakes.  In 2014, the Community Healing Garden was created with grant and private funding. There were two goals in mind – to offer…

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Donor Spotlight: Norkaitis Family Charities

The Norkaitis Family Charities has held a deep, generational commitment to Mercy Medical Center, Mercy College of Health Sciences and House of Mercy. The late William and Josephine Norkaitis were committed to serving others; they always gave to those in need in the community long before they became successful through their hard work. Their generosity…

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New Beads of Courage Program Launches

            For more information, contact: Gregg Lagan, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (515) 247-3050 or cell (515) 490-6636 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 12, 2018   New Beads of Courage Program Launches at Mercy Children’s Hospital & Clinics DES MOINES, Iowa­—Innovative arts-in-medicine program Beads of Courage has launched at Mercy…

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