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Gambrinus Malting Donates $5,000 to VJH Foundation
Sep

10

2018

Gambrinus Malting Donates $5,000 to VJH Foundation

Gambrinus Malting Corporation has generously donated $5,000 to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation for the area of greatest need. “We’re incredibly happy as a company to be able to support the Foundation,” says Ken Smith, Director of Operations for Gambrinus Malting Corporation. “My daughter was born at VJH, so it’s a particularly special place for me personally. We’re excited as a company to be able…

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Agnes Sakakibara, Irene Oizumi and Lisa Westermark, Executive Director of the VJH Foundation.
Sep

5

2018

Japanese Canadian Golf Social Donates $2,500 in Memory of Tosh Oizumi

The Vernon Japanese Canadian Golf Social, held earlier this summer on July 28, in memory of Tosh Oizumi has donated $2,500 to the VJH Foundation in support of the McMurtry Baerg Cancer Centre. Irene Oizumi and Agnes Sakakibara hosted the 2-day event together at the Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club, in memory of Irene’s late husband Tosh Oizumi. “The main objective was to remember and…

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2018 Raffle Winners!
Aug

29

2018

2018 Raffle Winners!

Congratulations to the VJH 2018 Raffle Prize winners!! Delores Green was the grand prize winner of West Jet airfare for two anywhere that West Jet flies. I didn’t buy a ticket with the intention of winning, I just did it to support the hospital and the cause,” says Delores. Donna O’Dwyer won the second prize, a pair of custom Skevik Skis Designed, engineered and built…

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9th Annual Charity Classic raises over $300,000
Aug

28

2018

9th Annual Charity Classic raises over $300,000

  The 9th Annual VJHF Charity Classic raises an outstanding, record breaking, amount of over $300,000 net for OPERATION: Surgical Care for Life. Players dodged the drizzle as they went from spectacular hole to hole on the beautiful Predator Course and were delighted with the fabulous hospitality provided by hole sponsors. They returned to a cocktail reception and gourmet dinner. The Live Auction featured 12 amazing…

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2018 VJH Foundation Raffle Tickets.
Jun

19

2018

2018 VJH Raffle – now open!

Don’t miss this Raffle! $20 per ticket and only 5000 available. click here to purchase your ticket All proceeds towards “Operation: Surgical Care for Life”. The new campaign at the VJH Foundation. Please give and help us reach our goal of $3.6M for our campaign “Operation Surgical Care for Life”. With the money raised we will: – Open another operating room at VJH to ensure…

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Fraternal Order of Eagles raising $21,631
Jun

19

2018

Fraternal Order of Eagles raising $21,631

Thank you to the Provincials Charity Fraternal Order of Eagles for their generous donation of $21,631.00 and a special thank you to Klara Schubert for presenting the idea to the Eagles to focus the fundraising efforts towards the purchase for a Gamma Probe at VJH. The contribution came from many Eagles Fraternities throughout the Province, all working together to reach their goal of $20,000 to…

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7th annual Vernon Dragon Boat Festival – July 14
Jun

7

2018

7th annual Vernon Dragon Boat Festival – July 14

The 7th annual Vernon Dragon Boat Festival and Pledge Drive takes place Saturday July 14, 2018 at Swan Lake. The event brings paddlers from across the province for a great day filled with exciting racing and fund raising for breast cancer treatment and diagnosis at Vernon Jubilee Hospital. Register your team now! Early Bird Deadline – June 24 $550 + 5% tax Regular Deadline –…

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Rock for Care raises $5,040 for Women’s & Children’s Health Services
Jun

7

2018

Rock for Care raises $5,040 for Women’s & Children’s Health Services

The 7th Annual ‘Rock for Care’ held April 22nd at The Longhorn Pub raised $5,040 for Women’s & Children’s Health Services. Organized by The Longhorn Pub and musician Rick Zipp from The Wheely Nawties, ‘Rock for Care’ is held annually with local bands donating their time and talents in a 12-hour non-stop entertainment from noon to midnight. Twelve BC bands took the stage for the…

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Wine Women & Woods Beach Party “Wine-d” Up
Jun

7

2018

Wine Women & Woods Beach Party “Wine-d” Up

Save the Date: July 27, 2018 Wine Women & Woods Beach Party “Wine-d” Up will be the final event under the Wine Women & Woods banner. Dinner, auction and dance. All funds raised during the event will fund the purchase of equipment to detect and treat women’s cancer at Vernon Jubilee Hospital. July 27, 2018 5:00 p.m. in the Commonage Ballroom at Predator Ridge Resort…

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Vernon Heroes Amazing Race Supports VJH Cancer Centre Comfort Fund
Jun

7

2018

Vernon Heroes Amazing Race Supports VJH Cancer Centre Comfort Fund

Thank you to the organizers, sponsors, volunteers, participants and partners of Vernon Heroes Amazing Race for their commitment to helping our friends, neighbours, co-workers and family members who are coping with cancer. The event took place May 26, raising $5,410.56 towards the Cancer Centre Patient Comfort Fund at VJH. The Comfort Fund was established in 2003 to support the well-being of cancer patients receiving treatment…

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3rd Annual Vernon Heroes Amazing Race is Raising Funds for Cancer Comfort
May

17

2018

3rd Annual Vernon Heroes Amazing Race is Raising Funds for Cancer Comfort

Vernon Heroes Amazing Race takes you on a series of unique adventures throughout Vernon. This race designed for ages 12 – 65, and good for all fitness levels. Great for team building, competition between friends and a great way to connect with your kids or partners. Teams of two will race around Vernon, with each leg requiring teams to deduce clues, navigate through foreign areas,…

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Wine Women & Woods Tee off for the Cure Seeking Teams for Tournament
May

11

2018

Wine Women & Woods Tee off for the Cure Seeking Teams for Tournament

TOURNAMENT CANCELLED DUE TO SHORTAGE OF TEAM REGISTRATIONS Message from Wine, Women & Woods Tee Off for the Cure Golf Tournament Committee: We are in the most unfortunate position of having to cancel the Wine Women & Woods golf tournament scheduled for May 26th. We waited as long as we could but we have just not had the response for participants that we expected to…

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