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Updated 1/29/2018

Mt. Sinai Receives Case Western Reserve University President’s Award for Visionary Achievement

May 21, 2017 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation and its President Mitchell Balk named recipient of President’s Award for Visionary Achievement. The award, established in 2008, “recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves through significant and exceptional service to the University. Recipients should demonstrate a history of prominence through philanthropic service to the University, the world, or humanity during their affiliation and loyalty to the University. Overall, the recipient must have made a profound, positive, and lasting impact upon the mission of the University.”
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Mt. Sinai brings Nurse Family Partnership to Cleveland

December 7, 2015 (Cleveland, Ohio) – Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation today announced a $1.2 million grant that will bring to Cleveland for the first time a nurse home visiting program proven to curb infant mortality among low-income families.
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Mt. Sinai Honors Governor Kasich for Support of Medicaid Expansion

June 12, 2013 (Cleveland, Ohio) – More than 350 civic leaders will gather for the Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation's 2013 Annual Meeting this afternoon, 3:30 pm at Severance Hall. In addition to a Foundation business meeting, a special Mt. Sinai Heart of Ohio Award will be presented to Governor John R. Kasich.
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Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation and Cleveland Foundation Each Commit $10 Million to Launch Case Western Reserve Campaign for New Medical Education and Research Building

Awards are largest ever in history of both foundations, signaling the importance of medical education and research to university and greater Cleveland

CLEVELAND, September 24, 2012 – Leaders of the Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation and Cleveland Foundation today announced that each organization has committed $10 million to launch Case Western Reserve University’s campaign for a new medical education and research building. The grants represent the largest single awards in the history of each foundations.

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