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Recent news articles from the Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation

  • June 06, 2019
    <p> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/deltahospitalfoundation/posts/2357760157621905"><strong>Check out our Father&rsquo;s Day giveaway contest on Facebook!</strong></a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p>
  • June 04, 2019
    <p> <span style="font-size:10px;">Pictured: Tina Thygesen, Director, Revenue Properties, Century Group; Lisa Hoglund, Executive Director, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation; Phil Posehn, Treasurer, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation Board of Directors; and Ingrid Barnes, Chair, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation Board of Directors</span></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> On Thursday, June 13, 2019, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation is holding their Century Group Delta Health Classic. This is an especially exciting year as the event celebrates its 20<sup>th</sup> year in support of the most critical needs of Delta Hospital. The goal of this year&rsquo;s Las Vegas-themed tournament is to complete the funding for a new CT Scanner, an essential diagnostic tool at Delta Hospital. So far, through the generosity of this amazing community, $1.4 million of the $1.7 million needed has already been raised.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Century Group is the Title Sponsor of the tournament for the fifth consecutive year and they have just announced their renewed commitment for another 5 years commencing in 2020! The real estate development and property management company has been supporting the Foundation since 1991 and has donated more than $1.8 million towards capital campaigns, including the ER expansion in 2008, the purchase of priority medical equipment, and the Foundation&rsquo;s signature events, Moonlight Gala and Delta Health Golf Classic. &ldquo;Giving back to the community is a huge part of who we are as a company,&rdquo; says Sean Hodgins, Century Group President. &ldquo;We are proud of the philanthropic work we do and are proud to support Delta Hospital.&rdquo;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Not only has Century Group been financially supportive but, their dedicated staff have volunteered countless hours at the golf tournament to further ensure the event&rsquo;s success in raising funds for Delta Hospital. &nbsp;&ldquo;We are extremely grateful for Century Group&rsquo;s renewed commitment and tremendous support,&rdquo; says Lisa Hoglund, Executive Director, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation. &ldquo;We are thankful to this amazing organization and our many other sponsors and supporters, who have made the Century Group Delta Health Classic such a successful event. Let&rsquo;s make this 20<sup>th</sup> anniversary tournament a record year and raise the $300,000 needed to complete funding for a new CT Scanner at Delta Hospital!&rdquo; &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> For more information on how to sponsor or donate to the <em>Century Group Delta Health Classic</em>, please contact our interim Special Events Manager at <a href="mailto:khara.robertson@dhfoundation.ca">khara.robertson@dhfoundation.ca</a> or 604 940 9695 or visit <a href="http://www.dhchfoundation.ca">www.dhchfoundation.ca</a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>CENTURY GROUP</strong><br /> Century Group is committed to building community. In business for more than 60 years, their vision is to create beautiful sustainable buildings and liveable neighbourhoods, where people can access jobs, transportation, and local amenities. Their most recent development is Northgate, a new mixed-use community in the heart of Tsawwassen that features a senior&rsquo;s residence, townhomes, and a Class A office building.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation</strong></p> <p> Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to support Delta Hospital in the delivery of outstanding healthcare. It raises funds so the Delta Community has access to the best medical services close to home. Since 1988, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation has raised over $45 million. Learn more at <a href="http://www.dhfoundation.ca">www.dhchfoundation.ca</a>.</p>
  • June 01, 2019
    <p> <strong><a href="https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355"><img alt="Great Canadian Giving Challenge" src="/files/3034__GCGC_square.png" style="width: 200px; float: right;" /></a></strong></p> <p> <strong>Donate to Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation in June and your donation automatically enters us to win $10,000! </strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> We are excited to take part in <em>The Great Canadian Giving Challenge</em> for the first time!&nbsp;&nbsp; For the entire month of June, every $1 you donate to us through <a href="https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355" onclick="window.open(this.href, '', 'resizable=no,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no'); return false;">www.canadahelps.org</a> or<a href="https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355"> </a><a href="https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355" target="_blank">www.givingchallenge.ca</a> qualifies us to win $10,000! The more you give, the more chances for us to win!&nbsp; #GivingChallengeCA</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Our official donation page for this contest is here: <a href="https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355">https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355 </a>or click on the button below! Thank you to our community for supporting excellent healthcare close to home!</p> <p> <a href="https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/39355"><img alt="" src="/files/3033__GCGC_button_3.png" style="width: 150px; height: 61px; float: left;" /></a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>MORE ABOUT THIS CHALLENGE</strong><br /> <em>Every $1 donated IN JUNE is an automatic entry for your charity of choice to win (minimum $3 donation required). Challenge begins June 1, 2019 at midnight Newfoundland Daylight Time (NDT) and ends on June 30, 2017 at 11:59:59 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (PDT). Grand prize draw is randomly drawn on CANADA DAY, July 1, 2019 &ndash; $10,000 will be donated to the winning charity. Only donations made on givingchallenge.ca or through the canadahelps.org&nbsp; website will be entered for the prize draw.</em></p>
  • May 30, 2019
    <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> We were thrilled to be able to give some members of the Toigo family a sneak peek of the Peter C. and Elizabeth Toigo Diagnostic Services Building which is on schedule to open this fall.&nbsp; The new building will house the medical imaging and laboratory medicine departments which are vital services to all areas of our hospital.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation committed to raise $7.5 million towards the project through the generosity of our amazing donors and sponsors, including a $2.5 million donation by the Toigo Family.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Here are a few of the pictures from the tour as well as some renderings of what the finished rooms will look like.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="/files/3017__IMG_4064.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3018__IMG_4008.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3019__IMG_4012.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3020__IMG_4015.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3021__IMG_4019.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3024__IMG_4050.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3025__IMG_4060.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /><img alt="" src="/files/3022__IMG_4025.JPG" style="width: 300px;" /></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p>
  • May 28, 2019
    <p> We would like to give a huge thank you to Muscle Memory Personal and Group Training, Shannon Wood, and all the spinners and donors who supported Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation through the recent spin-a-thon. The event, which well surpassed its goal, raised over $13,000 in total with $7892.50 supporting Cancer Care at Delta Hospital! Shannon led 24 hours of consecutive spin classes in honour of her mom who recently passed from cancer. &nbsp;Congratulations to Shannon, Rob and the team at Muscle Memory for such a successful event!</p>