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Amber White

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #49

By Thank You!
Join us in thanking the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #49, Parksville for their incredible donation of $5,000 towards medical equipment in the new ICU at NRGH. Since 1990 they have donated more than $43,000 for our hospital!
Photo: Susan Wilson, Poppy Chair & Ken Griffith, President, Royal Canadian Legion & Janice Perrino, CEO, Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation

28th Annual Golf for Life

By News
The 28th Annual Golf for Life ticket sales and our exciting new online auction are now open! Register before September 1st to be eligible for the early bird prize valued at $650! All Proceeds will support the purchase of all the state of the art medical equipment required for our Hospital’s new Intensive Care Unit. Register at: www.golfforlife.net
Presented by Coastal Community Private Wealth Group & Hosted by Fairwinds Golf Club

Quilt Donation

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We appreciate the thoughtfulness and generosity of local quilter, Marjorie Godbout, with her continued quilt donations. Her most recent quilt donation will be going to our littlest of patients.

Lemonade Stand

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In 2019 young philanthropists Alexa and her brother Josh decided to do a lemonade stand and raised $150 for our hospital. This year Alexa and her friend Savannah did their lemonade stand for 2 days and raised $230 for the new ICU at NRGH. These are such inspiring young people!

Quality Foods

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Every February Quality Foods, in partnership with Dempster’s, donates 25 cents from participating products sold to the QF Community Health Endowment Fund. This year they were able to raise $10,000 through this promotion. Since 1995 their generous support has exceeded an incredible $370,000! We are so thankful for their on going support!
Photo: Noel Hayward, CEO Quality Foods, Janice Krall, Chief Development Officer Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation, Dianna Rivard, Executive Assistant Quality foods & Justin Schley, CFO Quality Foods

Early Bird Registration

By News
Early Bird Registration and Online Auction will open on August 3rd, 2021! Register before September 1st to be eligible for the early bird prize valued at $650! This years Early Bird Prize is 2 round trip tickets for 2 with Helijet Helicopter Service between Nanaimo and Vancouver Harbour (downtown) or Vancouver International Airport (Richmond). All proceeds will support the purchase of all the state of the art equipment required for our Hospital’s new Intensive Care Unit. For more information visit us at: https://nanaimohospitalfoundation.com/golf-for-life
Presented by Coastal Community Private Wealth Group & Hosted by Fairwinds Golf Club

28th Annual Golf for Life

By News
Thank you to all who have donated Auction items! Early Bird Registration and Online Auction will open on August 3rd, 2021. If you would like to donate an auction item please contact Amber White at: amber.white@viha.ca or 250-739-5764. All proceeds will support the purchase of all the state of the art equipment required for our Hospital’s new Intensive Care Unit. For more information visit us at: https://nanaimohospitalfoundation.com/golf-for-life
Presented by Coastal Community Private Wealth Group & Hosted by Fairwinds Golf Club

By News
Coming soon… The 28th Annual Golf for Life is back! Early Bird Registration and Online Auction will open on August 3rd, 2021. All proceeds will support the purchase of all the state of the art equipment required for our Hospital’s new Intensive Care Unit. For more information visit us at: www.golfforlife.net
Presented by Coastal Community Private Wealth Group & Hosted by Fairwinds Golf Club

Jonanco Arts Workshop

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Thank you Vicki Zoltay of Jonanco Arts Workshop for this special delivery! These beautiful quilts will be donated to the NICU, Palliative Care and to the Lunch bunch Prenatal Group at NRGH!

Parksville Lioness Club

By Thank You!
Thank you to the Parksville Lioness Club for your incredible gift of $20,000 towards the new ICU. We celebrate you in your 37th and final year as a service club. The Lioness Ladies have done so much to support our communities and Regional Hospital over the years and we are honoured to be part of the Lioness legacy!
Photo: Janice Perrino, CEO Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation, Kathy Green, Fran Carrat & Bev Swann, Parksville Lioness Club Representatives