The 8th annual Northwest Ohio Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence Awards were given to three local organizations for their service. Each organization received a $5,000 grant from the Toledo Community Foundation and $500 from The Andersons. Center of Hope Family Services received the Innovation Award for continual efforts to improve life in urban areas; the Small Agency Excellence Award went to Leadership Toledo for cultivating community leaders; and Boys and Girls Clubs of Toledo received the Large Agency Excellence Award by helping young people excel.
For seven years—three as an outstanding center and four as the team’s coach—Greg Puhalski, whose nickname is “The Chief,” was a central figure on the Toledo Storm hockey team.
Toledo is poised to play host to its first CCM/All-Star Hockey Weekend. The four-day celebration, which begins Friday, January 18 and runs through Monday, January 21, will see five former Toledo hockey players inducted into the Toledo Hockey Hall of Fame.
Looking for ways to practice more self-care? Make 2019 your year. Whether your goal is getting fit, spending more time on yourself, or something else, local experts have you covered with helpful tips, tricks, and ways to experience what you should love the most— yourself.
M Living features five people who give back to our community, year-round in different ways. Their philanthropic efforts inspire us to think of those in need throughout the year, not just during the holidays.