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December 2017

Shoppers Drug Mart – Country Club raises more than $5815.00

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You helped Shoppers Drug Mart, Country Club Centre raise $5815.00 for Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation in support of women’s health for Nanaimo and area through Growing Women’s Health.

“We’re thrilled with the success of the 2017 Growing Women’s Health campaign. Each year, our customers and staff demonstrate their generosity and their commitment to supporting women in our community, and we couldn’t be more proud of everyone’s contribution,” said Tim Franklin, Pharmacist Owner of Shoppers Drug Mart Country Club Centre. “Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation plays an important role in our community and the proceeds from this year’s campaign will go a long way to helping them further that work.”

Thank you for making a difference!

Teddy Bears for Tots

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Archie Hannah of the Bikers Toy Run group dropped several dozen stuffed teddy bears to the hospital this month for all of the kids receiving medical care.

To date Archie has brought in thousands of these toys. Their gifts total more than $200,000.

We thank all of the members of the Bikers Toy Run group and a very special thanks to Archie for work he continues to do for the communities in the region.

Hand Carved Noah’s Ark

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Carvers Wolf Danielowski, Anneli Muir and Don Olsen, President of the Mid Island Carving Club donated this beautiful hand carved Ark and animals to the Hospital Foundation.

Our goal is to find a great home for these beautiful. If you are interested, contact our office on Facebook or by phone to 250 755 7690.

Thank you to all of the carvers involved in this project.

Paddling for Medical Imaging

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CEO, Janice Perrino accepts a cheque from members Brenda Dutton, Lucy Gosselin, Jean Sanderson, Rosemary Lysak, Pat Boychuk, Pat Lough.

Thank you to all of the incredible team members of ABREAST of Life for their donation of $5,000 towards the Christmas campaign for a new ultrasound machine for NRGH.