Scotiabank made its final installment of a $25,000 pledge to VJHF in support of medical equipment purchases for Polson Tower at Vernon Jubilee Hospital. Gladys Fraser, Village Green Branch Manager and Scot McNair, Vernon Main Branch Manager presented the cheque to VJH Foundation Treasurer, Greg Hamilton (pictured centre in photo). The Foundation is grateful for Scotiabank’s generosity in making health care better in our community.
Thank you to Cali and her friends from BX Elementary for their $12 donation to VJH Foundation! The girls made rainbow loom bracelets and sold them at the school to raise funds for the Women’s & Children’s Department at VJH! Cali said she was inspired by fundraising for the Terry Fox Run and thought it would be a nice thing to raise money for kids at…
Nathan Campbell wanted to make his milestone double-digit birthday a memorable one. For his 10th birthday, he decided it’s better to give than receive. The grade four student encouraged his friends to donate money to his Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation donation fund instead of buying him a present. Nathan collected $210 from his party, plus a matching donation from his parents who own Great Canadian…
A new program at Pleasant Valley Manor in Armstrong has hit all the right notes with staff, residents and their families. With financial support from Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation, Armstrong Legion, Armstrong Lions Club, Armstrong-Spallumcheen Health Care Auxiliary, Vantage One (Armstrong), the Armstrong Age-Friendly Society and private donations, the program was launched in the fall of 2015, becoming one of two Interior Health residences to…
The Sun FM 13th annual “Have a Heart Radiothon” raised a record $62,100 in twelve hours. From 6 am to 6 pm on April 28th, Brian Martin and Betty Selin broadcasted live from Village Green Centre, while individuals, businesses and community groups rose to the challenge, donating funds and event proceeds to support our kids at VJH. The day began with a great start, having…
Thank you to the Fraternal Order of Eagles 3557, Vernon, for their generous donation of $2,000 for Diabetes Education at VJH. The program provides information on diabetes awareness and prevention, and helps those with diabetes manage their condition. The program serves individuals with all types of diabetes, including type 1, type 2, gestational and pre-diabetes, and provides support to caregivers and family.
Heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the hard-working, dedicated members of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Auxiliary! Their donation of $50,000 to the Tower of Care Campaign supports the Quiet Room and Telemetry on the 6th Floor of Polson Tower. Telemetry allows medical staff to simultaneously monitor a number of patients in specialized care from the nursing station.
Congratulations to Rob and Lisa Ellis on the birth of their son, Hunter. They have generously donated $1,000 in appreciation of the care they received at VJH! Best wishes to the happy family!
The International Women’s Day event at Schubert Centre last Sunday raised $1,807 for VJH Foundation! Many thanks to event organizers Lenore Mulvaney and Georgia Atwood, and everyone who supported this wonderful event.
Thank you to Mayor Jim Garlick and the District of Coldstream for the donation of $55,600 for urgently needed equipment at VJH.
SilverStar’s Emergency Services Day fundraiser for the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation was a huge success, raising $15,000 for the hospital’s Emergency Department on Saturday, February 20. Funds were raised through SilverStar’s donation of $20 from every lift ticket sold on the day of the event to the Foundation. The fundraiser drew large crowds who came to watch demonstrations by nine local emergency services teams taking…
A big thank you to BDO Debt Relief Vernon for their donation of $1,680.00 to Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation last night! For every goal scored on home ice this season, they have donated $20. Go BDO! Go Vipers!