Community Events

Register your event or special fundraiser today!

Contact Amber at the Foundation and she can assist with planning and helpful tips!
Amber White | 250-739-5764 |

The Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation is grateful to be the Charity of Choice for many community events and special fundraisers which are an important part of our fundraising activities. The proceeds from these events help the Hospital Foundation support better healthcare in our community by funding department expansions, medical equipment, patient comfort items and staff education. In addition, they help raise important awareness about the Hospital Foundation and the need to support healthcare on Central Vancouver Island.

Your support is greatly appreciated. Thank you!


You can support the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital’s NEW ICU by dough-nating to the Hospital Foundation at Cobs Bread at 6461 Metral Drive in Nanaimo!

February 25 – March 26: Dough-nate in Bakery
Customers can make a donation to the Hospital Foundation in bakery. Just ask at the till!

March 22 – 27: Doughnation Week
Purchase a 6-pack of Hot Cross Buns Online & Cobs will donate $2 to the Hospital Foundation.

March 27: Doughnation Day
Purchase a 6-pack of Hot Cross Buns in bakery & Cobs will donate $2 to the Hospital Foundation.

SMILE COOKIES September 14 – 20, 2020

The Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation is grateful to be the recipient charity of the Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign once again. This year, 100% of the proceeds will help fund state-of-the-art medical equipment for the new Intensive Care Unit at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.

For Smile Cookie details, please click here.

SHINE NANAIMO – A Fantastic Day! 

Volume Studio Productions is bringing together an all star cast of local musicians, dancers, performers, and more!  In the spirt of the “Life in the Day of”, SHINE Nanaimo will take guests on a theatrical extravaganza of music, dance and fashion, to raise funds and awareness for the Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation in support of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital. This creative initiative will provide a platform for Nanaimo’s artistic community to express themselves on their own terms all in the spirit of giving back. SHINE is a celebration of the diversity creativity and talent within Nanaimo’s aspiring independent and artists who will unite to make a difference while celebrating multiculturalism inclusion and acceptance.

Communities supporting Communities 

A link to more details will be shared when available. Date to be announced.