What is the Foundation?

The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation is the Fundraising arm of the Brockville General Hospital. It is a non-profit charitable organization established to raise funds to help purchase medical equipment and support program needs.

Does the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation decide which areas will receive funding?

No, the Foundation does not make this decision. Each year the Foundation receives a list of priority medical equipment needs from the Hospital. The Foundation has allocated funds for the Palliative Care Program and the Brockville General Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Program since they are not funded by the government.

How does the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation raise funds?

With the combination of individual and corporate donations, signature events and third-party events, the Foundation continues to raise money that is vital to providing excellence in health care to the people of Brockville and area. In the past, we have helped provide equipment and support for programs such as the Palliative Care Program and the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at the Brockville General Hospital. These important programs and equipment were only possible thanks to the generosity of individuals, families, businesses, service clubs and organizations in Brockville and communities.

Will I get a tax receipt for my donation?

Yes, the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation is a registered charity and is authorized by the Canada Revenue Agency to issue official receipts for income tax purposes. Receipts are immediately issued for gifts over $20.

What is the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation charitable registration number?

Our charitable registration number is 13049 8728 RR0001

Can I direct my gift to a specific area of the hospital?

Yes, you can direct your gift to a specific piece of equipment, a specific department, an ongoing campaign or our most urgent needs.