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BALLYMENAGH FOUNDATION INC.’S DONATION BRINGS THE UNER ONE ROOF CAMPAIGN CLOSER TO $20,000,000 GOAL



The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank The Ballymenagh Foundation Inc. established in 1988 by the late Barbara Webster for their extremely generous donation to the “Under One Roof” Campaign, in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project. The purpose of this project is to amalgamate the services of the Brockville General Hospital presently provided at both the Charles Street and Garden Street sites “Under One Roof”. The project’s completion is slated for the fall of 2020.

Pictured here are: (l-r) Campaign Co-Chair, Mary Jean McFall; Ballymenagh Foundation Director, C. Douglas Mackintosh; President Richard Dumbrille and Campaign Co-Chair, David Beatty. Missing from photo Ballymenagh Foundation Director, Perry Seafield Grant Beverley.

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BALLYMENAGH FOUNDATION INC.'S DONATION BRINGS THE UNER ONE ROOF CAMPAIGN CLOSER TO $20,000,000 GOAL

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The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank The Ballymenagh Foundation Inc. established in 1988 by the late Barbara Webster for their extremely generous donation to the “Under One Roof” Campaign, in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project. The purpose of this project is to amalgamate the services of the Brockville General Hospital presently provided at both the Charles Street and Garden Street sites “Under One Roof”. The project’s completion is slated for the fall of 2020.

Pictured here are: (l-r) Campaign Co-Chair, Mary Jean McFall; Ballymenagh Foundation Director, C. Douglas Mackintosh; President Richard Dumbrille and Campaign Co-Chair, David Beatty. Missing from photo Ballymenagh Foundation Director, Perry Seafield Grant Beverley.

 

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FRIENDS OF PALLIATIVE CARE GOLF EVENT PACKS THE KEYSTORM PUB AND RAISES $5,800

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Last evening’s Spring Swing Event, hosted by the Friends of Palliative Care Golf Tournament Committee, took place at the Keystorm Pub. Over 100 attendees filled the Keystorm for a fun evening of brews and light appetizers that were donated by Dan Thompson, Keystorm Pub Owner. Attendees also had the opportunity to bid on sought after golf and hockey memorabilia that raised $5,800 for Brockville General Hospital’s Palliative Care Program. The auction items were graciously donated by Keven and Tracey Coon of Coons Bath Design. The Brockville & District Hospital Foundation greatly appreciates the effort, and support, that was made in making this event a resounding success!

Pictured here presenting the cheque to Dave Publow, Friends of Palliative Care Co-Chair is Dan Thompson, Keystorm Pub Owner (left).

 

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Jim Cooper, Chair of the Brockville General Hospital (BGH), generously donates $150,000 to the “Under One Roof” Campaign



The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank Jim Cooper, Chair of the Brockville General Hospital (BGH), for his extremely generous donation of $150,000 to the “Under One RoofCampaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project.

Pictured here are: (l-r) David Beatty Campaign Co-Chair, Jim Cooper BGH Chair and Mary Jean McFall Campaign Co-Chair.

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BETTY AND HUNTER GRANT STEP-UP WITH A DONATION TO THE BROCKVILLE & DISTRICT HOSPITAL FOUNDATION’S UNDER ONE ROOF CAMPAIGN

The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank Hunter and Betty Grant for their generous donation of $25,000 to the “Under One Roof” Campaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project.

Pictured here are: (l-r) David Beatty Campaign Co-Chair, Betty Grant, Hunter Grant and Mary Jean McFall Campaign Co-Chair. 

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2018 Tim Hortons Smile Cooke Campaign Brings Smiles to Brockville General Hospital



Over the years, Tim Hortons (Brockville Locations) has donated proceeds from their Smile Cookie Campaign to Brockville General Hospital (BGH). Tim Hortons (Brockville) donates to BGH not only because Tim Hortons is a community-minded organization; they also know that there is always a need for equipment items at BGH.

Before the 2018 Smile Cookie Campaign started, BGH identified the need for chemotherapy chairs for its Ambulatory Care Unit.  With more-and-more patients receiving cancer care closer to home the requirement for chemotherapy chairs that were comfortable, and helped to create a relaxing environment, was why the chairs were at the top of the list. Tim Hortons (Brockville) was only too happy to help out. During the 2018 Smile Campaign, Tim Hortons (Brockville) sold 19,066 Smile Cookies, and BGH was able to purchase four chemotherapy treatment chairs.

Joan Simon, Executive Director, Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF), notes that the Foundation is extremely grateful for Tim Hortons continued support for BGH, “the purchase of four chemotherapy chairs for BGH’s Ambulatory Care Unit helps to create a comfortable, and relaxing, environment that allows patients to focus on getting well.”  

Seen here in BGH’s Ambulatory Care Unit are: (Seated l-r): Francine Croteau, Registered Nurse (RN), BGH; Penny Levesque, Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) BGH; Shannon Jones, RN, BGH and Brianna Galway, Unit Clerk, BGH. (Standing l-r): Deanne Henson, Program Manager Outpatient Clinics, BGH and Allie Steacy, RN Student (St. Lawrence College).  Photo by Shawn Leahy.

 

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THREE GENERATIONS VOLUNTEER FOR THE 30-HOUR TELETHON FOR PALLIATIVE CARE



Volunteering their time for the administration of the live 30-Hour Telethon for Palliative Care is a family affair for three generations of the Hodge family. Ada Hodge, family matriarch (back centre) has been volunteering for the event for 30-years; Ada’s daughter, Kim Hodge (front right); has been volunteering for over 20-years, and Ada’s granddaughter Paige Greenwood (front left) has been volunteering for 4-years.

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Larry & Nancy Vander Baaren generously donate $200,000 to the “Under One Roof” Campaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project

The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank Brockville General Hospital Board Member Larry Vander Baaren, and his wife Nancy, for their generous donation to the “Under One Roof” Campaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project.

Pictured here are: (l-r) Campaign Co-Chair David Beatty, Larry and Nancy Vander Baaren and Campaign Co-Chair Mary Jean McFall.

 

 

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The 5th Annual Golf Tournament for BGH Maternal Care Raises Funds to Purchase Equipment for Brockville General Hospital’s Women & Children’s Programs



On Saturday, August 18th, 2018, the 5th Annual Maternal Care Golf Tournament raised $20,000 to purchase two new bassinettes and a sleeper chair for Brockville General Hospital’s (BGH) Women's and Children's Program.

Pictured here with the newly purchased items are: Front row (left to right): Krista Hare, Event Planning Committee Member; and Kristin Hare, with son Chase Hare. Second row (left to right) Joan Simon, Executive Director, Brockville and District Hospital Foundation; Duska Barkley, Registered Nurse (RN), BGH; Carole Hare, Event Co-Chair; and Jen Brouwer, RN, BGH. Back row (left to right) Tom Hare, Event Co-Chair; Kristina Swank, RN, BGH; Abby Bennett, RN, BGH; Cora Lee Boileau, RN, BGH and Kellie Kitchen, Director of Professional Practice & Women & Children’s Programs, BGH.

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1st ANNUAL SWEEP FOR HEART CURLING BONSPIEL RAISES $5,000 FOR BROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL’S CARDIAC REHAB PROGRAM



The 1st Annual Sweep for the Heart Curling Bonspiel took place on Saturday, February 9th at the Brockville Country Club. Fourteen teams participated and a total of $5,000 was raised for BGH’s Cardiac Rehab Program. This was achieved through team registrations; sponsorships, a silent auction and a 50/50 draw.

Seen here is Heather Halladay Board Chair for the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (far right) donating her 50/50 winnings back to Steve Wilson, Co-organizer for the 1st Annual Sweep for the Heart Curling Bonspiel; Bruce Wylie Master of Ceremonies and Travis Coughlin Kinesiologist for Brockville General Hospital’s Cardiac Rehab Program. 

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​CANARM LTD AND CANARM EMPLOYEES DONATE $300,000 TO BROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL’S UNDER ONE ROOF CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank Canarm Ltd., and their employees for their extremely generous donation to the “Under One Roof” Campaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project.

Pictured here are Canarm’s Senior Leadership Team: (l-r) Doug Matthews (Canarm); Campaign Co-Chair and Canarm CEO David Beatty; Jim Bennis (Canarm); Michael Lacey (Canarm); Susan Lamers (Canarm); Jim Cooper Canarm President and Chair of the BGH, and Campaign Co-Chair Mary Jean McFall.

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CIBC Donates $100,000 to Under One Roof Campaign



The Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (BDHF) would like to thank CIBC for their extremely generous donation to the “Under One Roof” Campaign in support of the Brockville General Hospital’s Phase II Redevelopment Project.

The purpose of this project is to amalgamate the services of the Brockville General Hospital presently provided at both the Charles Street and Garden Street sites “Under One Roof”. The project’s completion is slated for the fall of 2020.

Pictured: (l-r) David Beatty Campaign Co-Chair; Tim Graham CIBC Financial Advisor and Mary Jean McFall Campaign Co-Chair.

 

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