SHELBY -- A grant in the amount of $1,000.00 has been approved by The United Fund of Shelby, Ohio to help “charity” programs at Hospice of North Central Ohio.
Specifically, the grant will be used to help fund HNCO’s Virtual Reality Therapy program, Special Request program and Camp Hope children’s bereavement camp.
Ralph Tomassi, HNCO Chief Development Officer stated: “Charitable gifts and grants have allowed us to continue to offer these special program free-of-charge to families in our service areas. We are grateful to The United Fund of Shelby for their continued support of our special mission through their annual campaign efforts.”
Hospice of North Central Ohio serves more than 200 patients daily in Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Morrow, and Richland counties who are living with chronic and terminal illnesses. Additionally, free continuous bereavement services are provided for hundreds of families of hospice patients and to anyone in the community experiencing grief. Call 800-952-2207 for more information.
HNCO is a 501c3 non-profit organization with over 36 years of experience and a community partner of United Way of Ashland and Knox County.