The Delta Hospital Auxiliary donates a remarkable $512,000 to the Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation for priority equipment at Delta Hospital

May 10, 2021

The Delta Hospital Auxiliary Society (DHAS) have generously donated $512,000 to the Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation towards the purchase of priority equipment needs at Delta Hospital. This exceptional donation will support multiple departments including Surgical Services, the Medical Department, Rehabilitation and Long Term Care.

The Auxiliary has been providing volunteer service, patient care and comfort and funding from their entrepreneurial efforts to Delta Hospital since 1969. As one of BC’s most successful hospital auxiliaries, the DHAS has over 400 dedicated volunteers who donate nearly 100,000 hours each year. Through their successful business’ - Dogwood Gift Shop, Courtyard Café, the Delta Auxiliary Thrift Store and Lifeline - the Auxiliary has cumulatively raised over $18 million towards healthcare at Delta Hospital.

 “We are very excited to work in collaboration with the Delta Hospital Auxiliary.  The unwavering support of their dedicated volunteers is integral to providing the best health care possible at Delta Hospital. We are incredibly grateful for this remarkable gift that will purchase critical equipment,” says Lisa Hoglund, Executive Director, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation. “We look forward to a continued relationship with the Auxiliary as we collectively support Delta Hospital and healthcare in our community.”

“The Auxiliary is thrilled to stand with the Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation as partners to support Delta Hospital, and strengthen healthcare in our community,” says Cathy Bayley, President, Delta Hospital Auxiliary Society. “Every year our devoted volunteers donate countless hours to raise money for state-of-the-art equipment and provide compassionate care for patients at Delta Hospital.”