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Get Healthy for the Holidays and support VJH Foundation
Nov

27

2018

Get Healthy for the Holidays and support VJH Foundation

You don’t need to wait for a New Year’s Resolution to make your health a priority. Fit Body Boot Camp in Vernon has an amazing deal starting December 1st and you won’t want to miss it. From December 1 to January 31, Fit Body Boot Camp has a 21 day fitness package for $67. Even better than the price is the fact that 100% of…

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Postal Strike Effects Light A Bulb Results
Nov

26

2018

Postal Strike Effects Light A Bulb Results

The 31st annual Light A Bulb Campaign launched on November 7th and is off to a slow start, raising $44,000 of the $275,000 target, due to the rotating postal strike. The Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation is raising funds for critical equipment at VJH. The goal of the campaign is to give VJH surgeons the equipment needed to perform more surgeries, ultimately reducing wait times and…

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VJH Foundation Announces 31st Annual Light a Bulb Campaign
Nov

7

2018

VJH Foundation Announces 31st Annual Light a Bulb Campaign

  The Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation launched its 31th annual Light A Bulb Campaign on Wednesday, November 7th, at Vernon Jubilee Hospital to raise $275,000 for critical equipment at VJH. The goal of the campaign is to give VJH surgeons the ability to perform more surgeries, ultimately reducing wait times and improving patient outcomes so our loved ones can get on the road to recovery…

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Light a Bulb Shines On – Kal’s Naan Stop Raises $6,834 for Campaign
Jan

26

2018

Light a Bulb Shines On – Kal’s Naan Stop Raises $6,834 for Campaign

(pictured: Dr. Curtis Mohamed, Light a Bulb Chair/Kal Sidhu/Pratab Sidhu) It was the most successful Light a Bulb in its 30-year history. The annual Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation’s campaign to fund urgently-needed equipment for Vernon Jubilee Hospital has raised nearly $290,000 to purchase a new fleet of endoscopes for the Ambulatory Care Unit. “The community rallied for Light a Bulb like we’ve never seen before,”…

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Light a Bulb Campaign Exceeds Goal
Jan

12

2018

Light a Bulb Campaign Exceeds Goal

The hospital tree is fully lit! Due to the generous spirit of the North Okanagan community, Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation’s 30th Annual Light a Bulb Campaign has raised $275,888 exceeding its $250,000 goal. Businesses, individuals and organizations contributed to the Campaign in amounts of $10 to $40,000. “Every donation we received was vital in making this happen. We want to sincerely thank everyone who contributed…

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Light a Bulb Campaign Surpasses Halfway Mark
Dec

8

2017

Light a Bulb Campaign Surpasses Halfway Mark

Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation’s Light a Bulb Campaign has raised $162,249 towards its $250,000 goal to purchase endoscopes for cancer screening equipment at Vernon Jubilee Hospital. A significant donation from the Armstrong/Spallumcheen Health Care Auxiliary (A/SHA) helped boost the campaign to 65% of needed funds raised. Through proceeds from its Armstrong thrift shop, the Bargain Bin, the Auxiliary was able to contribute $40,000 to Light…

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Kal’s Naan Stop Supports Light a Bulb with Samosa Fundraiser
Nov

17

2017

Kal’s Naan Stop Supports Light a Bulb with Samosa Fundraiser

KALS’ NAAN STOP is supporting VJH Foundation’s Light a Bulb Campaign to purchase cancer screening equipment at VJH! 50% of bulk samosa sales will be donated to the campaign. BAG OF 50: BEEF $80, VEGETABLE $60, BUTTER CHICKEN $80, SPINACH & CHEESE $88 – cash, debit and credit! Pick up MON TO SAT 11:00 AM TO 8:00 PM until DECEMBER 31 at 3603 – 32…

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Army Navy Air Force Unit #5 Donates to Light a Bulb
Nov

17

2017

Army Navy Air Force Unit #5 Donates to Light a Bulb

Our appreciation goes out to the Army Navy Air Force Unit #5 for their $2,000 donation to Light a Bulb. Andrea Egan (middle) from VJH Foundation accepted the cheque on behalf of the Foundation. The Ladies’ Auxiliary also donated $500 to the McMurtry-Baerg Cancer Centre. Lorraine Woodroff and Jim Chapman from ANAF presented more than $30,000 in donations to local charities and non profit organizations!

Book Warehouse Supports Light a Bulb
Nov

17

2017

Book Warehouse Supports Light a Bulb

Thank you to all the volunteers and supporters of Book Warehouse on Kalamalka Lake Road for the generous donation of $1,000 to the 30th Annual Light a Bulb Campaign. VJHF is raising $250,000 to purchase diagnostic testing and cancer screening equipment for Ambulatory Care at VJH. Book Warehouse sells books, magazines, puzzles, games, music and more, with most items prices at $1 or less. They…

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VJH Foundation Launches 30th Annual Light a Bulb Campaign
Nov

9

2017

VJH Foundation Launches 30th Annual Light a Bulb Campaign

The Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation launched its 30th annual Light a Bulb Campaign today at Vernon Jubilee Hospital with a goal of $250,000 for critical equipment at VJH. Endoscopes are urgently required by physicians and medical staff in the Ambulatory Care Unit. The scopes are diagnostic tools featuring exceptional clarity in imaging and can detect early cancers and other life threatening illnesses. “Each year more…

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