Category Archives: Foundation

Gift in Action: TMH Transition Center Telemedicine

The Tallahassee Memorial Transition Center is an innovative facility that provides follow-up care for certain patients who cannot see a physician as quickly as needed, or for patients who may not have a physician, insurance or the means to access the healthcare they need. With the support of the Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) Foundation, the…
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Florida Diabetes Camp

Out of more than 29 million people in the United States living with diabetes, five percent are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. With so few of the population having type 1 diabetes, resources and education – especially for children diagnosed with it – are often not widely known. Thanks to the partnership between the Tallahassee…
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Cards for a Cure Honoree

I found the Tallahassee Memorial Cancer Center when my son had an Eagle Scout project to build an arbor in their Healing Garden – it was also where my father-in-law was receiving radiation treatments at the time. Maye Walker – a breast cancer survivor and activist who donates her time to the Tallahassee Memorial Cancer…
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iGIVE Colleague Society

For employees like David Hamilton, the choice to give back to Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) through the iGIVE Colleague Giving Society was an easy one to make. David, who at one point did not have the financial resources to complete his college education to become a registered nurse, called more than 20 hospitals in hopes…
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Mozart System Brings Music to Patient’s Ears

For patients who are heading to the doctors, a feeling of uncertainty, uneasiness or anxiousness is sometimes present. Whether the visit is due to a normal routine screening or to have something abnormal checked, the initial thoughts that run through one’s head can be overwhelming. Thankfully, centers like the Sharon Ewing Walker Breast Health Center at…
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Why I Serve: Joe Kelley

From the time he was born, Joseph (Joe) Kelley had a profound understanding of the value of hard work, ambition and determination. With parents who were first generation immigrants, Joe grew up in a blue-collar family. He quickly developed a huge sense of service and community pride – due in large part to the mentoring…
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TMH Foundation Dance Marathon

Throughout the last 13 years, Florida State University’s (FSU) College of Medicine has supported Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) and its Foundation with their mission to lead the community to be the healthiest in the nation. To date, they have donated more than $1.5 million in equipment and resources to the Women's and Children’s Services at Tallahassee Memorial.…
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Joshua Sullivan A Home Run Patient

“After being in the car for several hours, I figured that the boys needed to play outside and run around,” said Mary Sullivan as she was settling into her mother’s home in Tallahassee for the final leg of their trip on that August evening. “I yelled for the boys to come inside, but when Joshua…
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Why I Give- Elsie Crowell

Nelson Mandela once said, “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” For Dr. Elsie Bradwell Crowell, she knew her family’s deep-rooted history of diabetes was a widespread issue that extended past her own family, and that the key to managing this disease that affects nearly 26 million American adults and children…
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