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Children’s Hope House Announces New Executive Director

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (January 3, 2022) – Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House, a caring place for the families of critically ill children, located on the campuses of Lutheran, Dupont and Lutheran Downtown hospital, is pleased to announce the selection of its new Executive Director, Wendy Hoering. Wendy joins the Children’s Hope House from East Allen […]

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Hope Takes Root

Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House (MACHH) is pleased to announce that they have now opened their third home, located on the Dupont Hospital campus in the 2510 Medical Office Building. They welcomed their first guest on August 18, 2019. This house will be open to families of children receiving medical care in any Fort Wayne […]

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Melissa Dessaigne

We are pleased to announce Melissa Dessaigne has joined the Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House as our new Executive Director. Melissa previously worked as the Executive Director at The Summit where she oversaw the campus development and collaboration among more than 20 non-profit organizations. Prior to moving to Fort Wayne in 2015, Melissa lived with […]

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Andrew Gritzmaker’s Race Across America

Andrew Gritzmaker, our Executive Director, recently returned home from a 31-day, cross-country bicycle race from Astoria Oregon to Yorktown Virginia. He participated in the Trans Am Bike Rice and competed against 113 other cyclist racing coast to coast and personally funded 100% of the trip. His motivation was slightly different than most of the other […]

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