Tower Tour for Major Campaign Donors
(pictured above – Kiwanis Club of Vernon donated $250,000 to the campaign, naming the 6th floor)
Major donors to the Building a Tower of Care Campaign, Phase II, participated in an open house tour of the new 6th floor of Polson Tower Monday, December 7th. The new floors feature four semi-private and 22 single-bed rooms per floor. Patients will experience state-of-art equipment and design with access to natural light and views, decreased noise levels, a family and nursing zone in every room, and improved infection control features.
(above first row left to right: Knights of Pythian & Pythian Sisters donated $10,000 in memory of Keith Kennedy; Campaign Committee member Peter Hill & VJH Foundation Board member Greg Mussenden
second row left to right: IH and VJH Foundation staff; VJHF Board member Paul Morgan (centre) with donors Bill and Maureen Ripley
third row left to right: Gurjit Jhajj (SUBWAY), Greg Mussenden, Richard Rolke (VJH Foundation Board) and Raj Jaswal (SUBWAY) SUBWAY donated $40,000 to name a room on each floor; JCI members Sue & Sarah – the JCI gala raises funds annual for equipment at VJH – JCI Vernon is naming two patients rooms)