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Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #49

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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

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

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

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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

Nanaimo Lions Club #7981

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The Nanaimo Lions Club #7981 have been donating for 22 years and have given almost $40,000 for the hospital. This recent gift of $1,500 is for the Palliative Care department at NRGH.
Photo: Janice Perrino, CEO Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation and Leslie Smith, Nanaimo Lions Club

Nanaimo Quilter’s Guild Society

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Thank you to the Nanaimo Quilter’s Guild Society for your continued quilt donations. These quilts bring comfort to those in our NICU and at Dufferin Extended Care Facility and VIScan.
Photo: Pat Clements, Lynn Bentsen & Sue Creba of the Nanaimo Quilters Guild Society

Rob Grey & Associates

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Thank you Rob Grey & Associates for their incredible gift of $10,000 towards Nanaimo’s new Intensive Care Unit.
“The Nanaimo community has given us so much; we feel a duty to give back in some way. Supporting the purchasing of equipment for a new ICU is a very personal and fulfilling way to do so.”
-Rob Grey

Hub City Lions Society

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Thank you to the Hub City Lions Society for their recent donation of $500 towards the new ICU at NRGH. They have been donating in support of our Hospital for over 9 years.
Photo: Kim Fahr, Lions Gaming Chairman, Janice Perrino, CEO Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation and Art Davis, Lions President