Tom and Pat Purcell felt they had been given a gift when a family member survived a cancer diagnosis. The couple decided to give back by caring for others when they need it most.

By In the Loop • May 7, 2019

Dave and Elaine Mendelin had retired to their dream home on the shores of Lake Superior when a trip to Rochester changed their future for[...]

By In the Loop • March 15, 2018

Last week, as in years past, volunteers with Mayo Clinic Hospice came together to bake Christmas cookies for hospice patients who are no longer able[...]

By In the Loop • December 14, 2017

Joanne Jackson Yelenik first came to Mayo Clinic in 1995. She’s returned again and again from her home in Israel, and tells us it’s the[...]

By In the Loop • November 28, 2017

Mayo nurses put their hearts into making beautiful dresses they hope no one will ever wear. Lynn Gaber has put her heart into making beautiful[...]

By In the Loop • November 9, 2017

Hanna Hughes was a "super active" teenager and played soccer for Rochester Lourdes High School when she started having hip pain. At first, doctors suspected[...]

By In the Loop • February 2, 2017

Whether recalling the first kidney dialysis procedure at Saint Marys Hospital, talking about teaching nursing students at the bedside, or discussing her thoughts on the key[...]

By In the Loop • February 9, 2016

Even as big-check presentations go, one that happened this week at a Mayo Clinic volunteer recognition event in Rochester was a doozy. The volunteers presented[...]

By In the Loop • April 23, 2015

If we didn't have birthdays, it wouldn't have been the 110th anniversary of Dr. Seuss' big day. And if he'd never been born, well then[...]

By Elizabeth Harty • March 4, 2014

The Energizer Bunny’s got nothing on Carroll Sharp of Jacksonsville, who, since the late 1960s, has been going and going and going … to donate[...]

By In the Loop • January 14, 2014