Holding a piece of flatbread pizza in one hand and a paint brush in the other, Patti Kurtz leaned in, careful to get each stroke just right. After all, her 90-year-old mother is an artist and she wanted to do her proud.
Friends of Akron Children’s Hospital say “purses are like friends,” so they gathered a few friends at Fairlawn Country Club Tuesday afternoon for lunch and shopping. Ruby Winter and Linda Churchman co-chaired the event, which raised funds for the Haslinger Family Pediatric Palliative Care Center at Akron Children’s Hospital.
Akron’s Betty Dalton has been tapped by Child Guidance & Family Solutions to receive the Friend of Children Legacy award at its Mending Hearts & Minds/Diamond Anniversary Legacy Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. May 14 at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn.