Care Ring Voices

Board raising next generation of Care Ring philanthropists

For Care Ring Board Members Dean Cikins, Will Hadley, and Sherry Saxonhouse, MD, their service to the organization involves their children, too. In honor of Volunteer Month, we salute the “next generation” of Care Ring philanthropists! Maya Cikins Maya Cikins bake sale to benefit Care Ring Maya Cikins is the daughter of Andrea and Dean …

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Care Ring Clinic serving individuals experiencing homelessness

Photo credit: WCNC.com On any given day in Charlotte, there are over 3,100 individuals who are experiencing homelessness. This number is up 55% from before the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to dealing with housing insecurity and many other challenges, these individuals are often also lacking easy and affordable access to medical care. To attempt to …

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Jewel Greywoode MD

Diversity in Healthcare Improves Outcomes: Jewel Greywoode, MD

Care Ring is pleased to have Jewel Greywoode, MD as the guest author of this blog post. Dr. Greywoode is an otolaryngologist who specializes in cosmetic and functional facial plastic surgery. He practices with Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PA. and is part of Care Ring’s Physicians Reach Out network of volunteer providers who …

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Celebrating Black Philanthropy Month: Rosalyn Allison-Jacobs & Dr. David G. Jacobs

Rosalyn and David Jacobs have been supporting and donating to Care Ring for well over a decade. Rosalyn has had a long career working in healthcare and nonprofit consulting, and David is the former Medical Director of Adult Trauma Services at Carolinas Medical Center, Atrium Health. We talked with them about what Black Philanthropy means …

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Care Ring Receives National Healthcare Award from Health Industry Leaders

Healthcare Leadership Council Honors Care Ring with the Redefining American Healthcare Award CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – The Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) honored Care Ring with the Redefining American Healthcare Award during a virtual ceremony on Zoom on August 9, 2021. Care Ring has multiple programs which increase accessibility to healthcare services to uninsured and underinsured …

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Connecting volunteer docs to our neighbors in need

Care Ring’s Physicians Reach Out program connects doctors and dentists interested in helping individuals in the Charlotte community who need health care assistance but lack access to public or private insurance. Former Care Ring board member and current SR VP & Charlotte market executive for Novant Health, Dr. Andy Mueller, spoke with us about the …

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