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Defiance Cares Free Clinic marks third anniversary serving local residents

August 7, 2014
The Defiance Cares Free Clinic observes its third anniversary in September. The clinic provides free primary health care to residents of Defiance County who have no medical insurance or who have a minimum $5,000 deductible through their health insurance. 

Defiance College senior administrative appointments announced

July 30, 2014
Two senior leadership administrative appointments at Defiance College, including a vice president position, were announced this week by President Mark C. Gordon.

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Mark Gordon with studentsDC President

Meet Mark Gordon, DC's 18th president in the 160-year history of the College.



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701 N. Clinton St.
Defiance, Ohio 43512
419.784.4010  /  1.800.520.GODC

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