Donor Spotlight – June Cauthers

As a patient, June Cauthers has experienced first-hand the difference community support has made at Guelph General Hospital. “I’ve spent time in the hospital over the years and I’ve seen wonderful changes in the types of equipment being used to care for patients – from improvements to blood pressure machines to how records are being tracked electronically.”

Rhonda Indewey is grateful for early breast cancer detection

It was Rhonda’s second routine screening mammogram that revealed a lump. A biopsy confirmed breast cancer. “I was shocked” said Rhonda. “I really wasn’t expecting that news, but I was thankful when my physician said it’s in an early stage and my odds of beating it were very good.”

The mammography machine, first of its kind in Canada, arrives at Guelph General Hospital

You’ve placed our Hospital at the forefront of breast imaging. At over 10 years old, Guelph General Hospital’s former mammogram machine was beginning to show its age. Instead of rushing to replace it, the Hospital held off knowing that brand new technology was about to be available.

Donors Make The Difference

Donors make such a difference to the care we are able to provide at Guelph General Hospital. Donors help fund every piece of patient care equipment we purchase… the tools our caregivers need to provide comfort and caring, healing and curing to our community.

“Our donors are an important part of our healthcare team.”

– Suzanne Bone, CEO, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital

Visit our virtual donor wall which recognizes all those who have given so generously to make patient care better at Guelph General Hospital.

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Kind and caring gifts help fund every piece of patient care equipment at Guelph General Hospital.

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News and Information

The mammography machine, first of its kind in Canada, arrives at Guelph General Hospital – thanks to YOU!

You’ve placed our Hospital at the forefront of breast imaging. “Guelph is now in a very good place when it comes to breast-cancer screening. We’re lucky to have such generous donors buy this machine for the Hospital to serve our community,” said Dr. Malek Meshki, Radiologist and head of women’s imaging at GGH. At over…

Portable monitors in Guelph General Hospital’s Family Birthing Unit are better for moms and babies

Caring donors improve the experience of labouring moms and newborns by funding two new wireless fetal heart-rate monitors and two new portable newborn cardiac monitors. One of the best things a laboring mom can do to help progress her labour is walk. At Guelph General Hospital, laboring moms are encouraged to walk the halls of…

Changes to our board and new staff, but same commitment to you and our Hospital

The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital’s purpose is to “save lives and improve health, together with our community.” While members of the team may change, the Foundation’s compass remains fixed in this direction. “We are so fortunate to consistently attract board and staff members who are deeply committed to our mission,” said Suzanne Bone, CEO…