Executive Director on “Living the Word”

Chaplain Partnership’s Executive Director, Mark Laskey, recently appeared on Glenn Mertz’ radio program, “Living the Word”. If you’d like to listen to the podcast you can access it here. Thank you, Glenn, for this wonderful opportunity to share our mission.

Thank You Notes to the Friends of Chaplain Partnership!

Below are links to some thank you notes to the Friends of Chaplain Partnership in recognition of their kindness and support. Thank you, Friends! We couldn’t do it without you! Letter to Friends of Chaplain Partnership Ronald McDonald House to Friends of Chaplain Partnership

Spirituality and Healthcare

Here’s a well written article on the role of spirituality in healthcare that we found on Lima Memorial Health System’s website. Kudos to them for making this information accessible to their various constituents.…/Complementary%20and…/33/000360

Board of Directors’ Annual Election

Chaplain Partnership held its annual meeting and elections on May 25. Special guest of the Board of Directors was Pastor Karl Biermann, Assistant to the Bishop, Northeastern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).   The following individuals were elected as officers for 2017-2018:   President: Barbara Hoekstra Lutheran Hospital (retired)   […]

Community Clergy Education Day

Congratulations to Chaplains Tricia Gilbert, Alice Walsh, Elyse Berry and Jim Vander Schuur for the success of their Third Annual Community Clergy Education Day held on April 27 at the Gemini Center in Fairview Park. This year’s topic was “When Your Congregants Are in Pain: What I Wished They Had Taught Me in Seminary.”   […]

Notes from the Executive Director

Well, winter’s done, spring was sprung, and here we are in summer. Time flies when you’re busy!   Currently we’re working on searches for two new chaplains and completing negotiations to add a position at a new hospital. We also recently enjoyed the opportunity to host a luncheon meeting with our chaplains and the members […]

President of the Board 2016 Annual Report

Dear Friends,   I’m happy to report that Chaplain Partnership enjoyed a number of exciting accomplishments over the course of the past year. Our new Healing Services program at Fairview Hospital has exceeded everyone’s expectations and is an unqualified success. We were also able to grow our part-time palliative care position at UH Cleveland Medical […]

Congratulations, Fr. David!

Here’s a great article about one of Chaplain Partnership’s finest, Fr. David Radzik! Congratulations, Fr. Dave, and best wishes for continued success!      

Your Caring Changes Lives

In 2016, because of you and your generosity, our chaplains were able to reach more than 48,000 patients, patient’s families, and hospital staff by offering a compassionate presence. Without you providing support, the spiritual healthcare of thousands would have gone neglected. Without you, the ministries of Chaplain Partnership would not have been a reality. Without […]

Notes from the Executive Director

I hope that you enjoyed a blessed holiday and holy day season and that 2017 is filled with peace, good health and prosperity.   As we begin the new year, it’s good to pause and reflect on the past year and to consider our course for the future. Last year, we were blessed with the […]