Hiring heroes

Veterans retain 'sense of mission' following battlefield duty.

November 11, 2015 3

‘Nice and convenient’

Spectrum Health teams up with Meijer to open hospital-based pharmacy.

November 2, 2015 0

A legacy of care

The Battles treat everyone who walks through the hospital doors as part of their family.

October 29, 2015 1

Little girl. Big heart.

Young donor gives lemonade stand money to help newborn babies.

October 17, 2015 0

For kids like Stella, the ‘school nurse’ makes life easier

School Health Advocacy Program gives parents peace of mind when sending their children off to school.

October 15, 2015 4

‘I’m glad I made that call’

Now in its 10th year, Strong Beginnings has effectively upended the status quo when it comes to health equity and maternal-infant health in the African-American community.

October 8, 2015 0

Healthy moms. Healthy babies. Happy endings.

Like favorite aunts, the MOMS staff combines moral support with practical help.

October 1, 2015 2

Exercise and healthy eating = feeling better (in Spanish or English)

Local Latinos are beating the odds against heart disease and diabetes with the help of Programa Puente.

September 24, 2015 1

Art that heals

Art and strong architecture help make healing places healing spaces.

September 23, 2015 2

It’s all about the children … and a world record

Thousands of backpacks are being distributed to students throughout Michigan.

September 16, 2015 1

Donors eye new world record: Longest line of backpacks

Spectrum Health and Priority Health partner with the United Way to gather thousands of backpacks for children in need—and they've set an apparent new world record in the process.

September 11, 2015 1

Horticulturist and heart center hero

People and flowers blossom around volunteer Richard Lamberts.

August 29, 2015 1