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Gazette Business Awards

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Tanager Place is proud to be named 2017 Gazette Business Excellence Award Winner in the category of Health Achievement. Tanager Place was named as 2017 Award Winner in on of the twenty-one program. “Being selected for this honor was an important achievement,” shared Okpara Rice, CEO. “Tanager Place works to…
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Program Spotlight: PIH

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There are many ways PIH assists families in need. An example of creative efforts occurred when one of my clients no longer had funds to pay for his day program. It was imperative that this program be a part of the child’s summer. Home from school, the program offered educational…
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Local Citizens Receive Governor’s Volunteer Award

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Tom Ekland of Cedar Rapids and BirthdayCakes4Free-Linn County received a Governor’s Volunteer Award from Governor Kim Reynolds during a special recognition ceremony held August 30 in Cedar Rapids. The two recipients nominated by Tanager Place for their outstanding service and commitment are Tom Ekland, strength and weight training coach, and BirthdayCakes4Free-Linn…
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24th Annual Golf Outing

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A hole lot of fun for a great local cause? That’s par for the course at the Tanager Place Golf Invitational. The 24th annual golf outing will be held August 3rd at Saddleback Golf Course in Solon, Iowa – a short drive south of Cedar Rapids. The round will begin…
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By the Numbers: Tanager Place’s COA Accreditation

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Tanager Place received word last month that it had officially been accredited by the Council on Accreditation, distinguishing the organization as high quality in all of its capacities. Through reports filed to the COA and on-site interviews and reviews, Tanager Place joined about 2,000 behavioral health and social services organizations…
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American Idol finalist to Perform at Camp Tanager

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Archery, swimming, crafts and a private show from an American Idol finalist turned Nashville recording artist? At this year’s Camp Tanager Diabetes Camp, it’s just called “Wednesday.” Season nine American Idol finalist Crystal Bowersox will join an expected group of 120 campers at this week’s Diabetes Camp to spend a…
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