Congratulations to Fairwinds Golf Club – Golf Shop for being awarded Regional Golf Shop of the Year for Vancouver Island! They received the recognition at the PGA of British Columbia’s annual awards ceremony. Fairwinds has been the host golf course of the Foundation’s annual Golf for Life Charity Classic and we are very grateful for their generosity over the past 25 years!
We were honoured to coordinate a delightful reunion for baby Lily, a #NICUpatient, & her mum Olivia, with Chelsea, one of the RN’s who helped care for her over a year ago. Thank you to Chelsea, Nancy (who was unavailable for the photos) and the rest of the #NICU team for taking such great care of NRGH’s littlest patients. And thank you again to the Lyle family for their generous donation!
Congratulations to the #Golf for Life Charity Classic winning team of David van Deventer of Nanaimo News Bulletin, Ron Young & Sjon Wynia of Harbourview Volkswagen & Dennis Campbell of Budget Brake & Muffler Auto Centres in #Nanaimo who played an impressive game in temperamental weather to secure the Tom Harris Memorial Trophy, presented to them by Tony Harris
Nanaimo Lifeline, owned and operated by the Hospital Foundation, celebrated 31 years of serving the community with cake as well as coffee from Code Brew at NRGH on July 12th! Thank you to the hundreds of staff and hospital visitors who stopped by to say hello.
We were proud to be in attendance when Nanaimo Hospital Foundation supporter Roger Lytton presented the Lucy Lytton Memorial Scholarship to Ladysmith Secondary School graduates Mia Eilkinson and Shelly Ugalino. The bursary is awarded to two Grade 12 Ladysmith Secondary students who will be pursuing a career in a health field. Congratulations Mia and Shelly!
Foundation CFO, Susan Ryan had the honour of meeting Peter Mansbridge at the recent CPHR BC & Yukon Conference in Vancouver!
Mr. Mansbridge moderated a panel of industry leaders in the Executive HR Forum, was a keynote speaker and tirelessly signed books at the Tradeshow.
Sue is also the Chair of the Board of the CPHRBC and was honoured by her peers with a CPHR Fellowship.
Congratulations to Baneesha Gill, Youth Spirit Award recipient at the Nanaimo Business Awards hosted by the Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce! Baneesha received the award due to her contributions to the community including volunteering at Code Brew Café which is operated by the Foundation. Well done!