Mercy Health Foundation Springfield Events

Health Sciences Academy's Shave this Head

Please join us in celebrating our courageous 8th grade Health Sciences Academy students in their Shave this Head event.

What: As a culminated project students are working to raise funds for the Jane Pitt Pediatric Cancer Center, by organizing a fundraising event that will showcase shaving volunteer heads along with other local entertainment.  The event will also include a mile support walk around the Springfield Mercy campus, as well as silent auction, raffles, food and fun activities for kids of all ages. 

Where: Mercy Kids

When: Saturday, May 6 from  9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

  • Registration: 9 a.m.
  • Walk: 10 a.m.
  • Entertainment: 10 a.m.

Why: To support the Jane Pitt Pediatric Cancer Center. All donor dollars will stay in the Springfield Community and impact lives that we serve.

Please mark your calendars for Saturday, May 6! Come out and have a great time with all us!

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Thank you for supporting the Mercy Health Foundation Colors of Hope Gala!

Proceeds from the event will benefit the following Mercy departments: Mercy Eye, Mercy Oncology, Mercy Heart and Vascular, Mercy Orthopedics and Mercy Kids.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Mercy Health Foundation's Colors of Hope Gala would not be possible without the generosity of our sponsors.  Thank you all for enhancing healthcare in our community.

Platinum Sponsor:

Media Sponsors:

Gold Sponsors:

Bates | EPIC | Mercy | Mr. Kenneth Gillig

Silver Sponsors:

Andy's Frozen Custard | City Utilities
 Depuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction
 Dr. Teresa Olsen | McCarthy
 Mr. John and Mrs. Beth Raidel | Saving Sight
 The Meek Family

Sapphire Sponsors:

Aetna | Allergan
Carl Zeiss Meditec  
Central Bank Central Trust
 Copy Products | Custom Metalcraft
 Dr. Fred and Mrs.Terri McQueary
 Dr. I. David and Mrs. Karen Schwartz
 Dr. John and Mrs. Jean Burson  
Dr. Melinda Slack-Pediatrix Medical Group
 Dr. Robert and Mrs. Cindy Cavagnol
 Dr. Shachar and Mrs. Debbie Tauber
 Drs. Paul and Elizabeth Andrews
 Drs. Wendell and Jamie Scott
 Elite Promotions | Glaukos
Graven Chrysler
Healthtracks Pediatrics Group
 Inpatient Pediatric Physicians
 Mercy Optometry
 Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Miller
 Mr. David McQueary
 Mr. Matt Miller and Mr. Doug Pitt
 Mr. Scott and Mrs. JoAnn Bailes
 Mr. Trevor and Mrs. Kim Crist  
Mrs. Jennifer McClean
 Paul Mueller Company
 Physical Therapy Specialist Clinic
 SMC Packaging
 Springfield Underground
The French Family Foundation  
TruData/ Neale and Newman
 Zoll Medical
Mr. Bryan Wang and Dr. Kathy Sun
Dr. Tom and Mrs. Susan Essman