The 8th Annual JCI Hospital Gala Takes Place April 22nd at the Vernon Lodge & Conference Centre
*Limited seats available*
‘Storm the Castle’ will feature a medieval themed event with live and silent auctions, casino, a photographer, dancing and a medieval feast!
Funds raised will support VJH Foundation in purchasing cardiac transfer equipment. This lifesaving equipment will be used when transporting cardiac patients from Vernon Jubilee Hospital to the Kelowna Cardiac Care Unit.
Since inception, the JCI Gala has raised $139,332 for VJH Foundation to fund equipment and programs to improve health care in the North Okanagan.
For tickets or more information, call Paul at 250-307-1737.
The 7th Annual JCI Hospital Gala Raised $33,515 for Youth Mental Health!
The sold out event, ‘Pearls & Spurs’ featured a three-course meal, live and silent auctions, casino tables and entertainment by the Shawn Lightfoot Band.
Funds will benefit the Child and Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Collaborative (CYMHSU), comprised of youth, parents, family doctors, specialists, three government ministries, RCMP/police, school counsellors, Aboriginal groups and community agencies and aims to provide increased and timely access to integrated mental health services and supports.
The local action team in the North Okanagan provides a mental health literacy program for youth, parental support, and youth-centered workbooks and therapeutic tools to children and youth admitted to VJH.
The 6th annual JCI Hospital Gala A Night in Paris, raised $22,920! The gala benefited the VJH Foundation’s $2.5 Million Tower of Care Campaign to equip and furnish the 6th and 7th floors of Polson Tower at VJH. The sold-out event took place Saturday, April 18th at the Best Western Vernon Lodge. Many thanks to everyone who took part in this memorable event!
The ‘Old Hollywood Glamour’ JCI Hospital Gala held April 12th, 2014 was an amazing success! Thank you to the JCI organizers, members, sponsors, volunteers and supporters for making this wonderful evening happen!
See more pictures here.