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  • Hospital campaign exceeds $30 million mark

    Thanks to the support of close to 7,600 donors, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital announced that its capital campaign, Together, We Care, has reached the $30 million mark, leaving just $4 million to go. Donors to the campaign will make three important projects possible: expand the strained Emergency Department to provide more space, including…

  • The Co-operators donates $250,000 for emergency mental health care at Guelph General Hospital

    Today Guelph General Hospital is celebrating a generous gift of $250,000 from The Co-operators to support better mental health and addictions care at the hospital. The donation supports the creation of The Co-operators Short Stay Assessment Unit, which will see emergency mental health care capacity increase by 50 per cent. “In our organization we strive…

  • Sleeman Breweries Makes Generous Gift to Support Guelph General Hospital on behalf of its employees

    Today Guelph General Hospital is celebrating a generous gift of $100,000 from Sleeman Breweries Ltd. in support of the Together, We Care campaign. “Announcing such a wonderfully generous gift is a great way to kick off the New Year,” commented The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital’s CEO Suzanne Bone. “Sleeman Breweries is a long-time supporter…

  • Elinesky Schuett Private Wealth Management of RBC Dominion Securities Makes Generous Gift to Support Guelph General Hospital

    “Generosity is a cornerstone of the holiday season and we are incredibly grateful to be announcing this gift today,” commented The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital’s CEO Suzanne Bone. “This gift will help purchase equipment that will lead to more precise diagnosis, faster treatment, and improved outcomes for our patients.”

  • Barzotti Family Makes Extraordinary Gift to Support Guelph General Hospital

    Today Guelph General Hospital is celebrating a remarkable gift of $500,000 from long-time Hospital supporters Vincent and Bruna Barzotti and their family. The gift supports the Hospital’s most urgent and essential needs. In recognition of their generosity, the Hospital’s Mammography Suite will be renamed in their honour. Vincent and Bruna Barzotti made their first gift…

  • Donors fund two big projects totaling $2,184, 575!

    Thanks to our generous community, 33 new Endoscopes and a new Central Cardiac Monitoring System will facilitate improved patient care. Suzanne Bone, CEO, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital explained “We have been raising funds for these two projects for a while and are so excited that enough money was contributed for them to move…

  • A generous response to the Foundation’s Spring Campaign raises essential funds

    At Guelph General Hospital, community support is essential to supporting the exceptional work of its caregivers At the end of June, the Foundation launched its annual Spring Fundraising campaign with an appeal letter from Marianne Walker, Guelph General’s President and CEO. The letter explained how important donors are to supporting our Hospital’s caregivers – donors…

  • The 50/50 Hospital Lottery for Guelph General Hospital sold $74,390 in tickets to its first-ever monthly draw

    August 14, 2020 – The first ever 50/50 Hospital Lottery for Guelph General Hospital monthly draw took place on July 31st at 11am. The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital awarded the winner with a cheque for $37,195 this week. “It was a bit of a leap of faith to guarantee a minimum prize of $9,999…

  • Community comes together in spirit and cause in Tour de Guelph 2020 and raises $105,000!

    July 30, 2020 – When the Tour de Guelph Committee met in March 2020, they knew that the traditional one-day event would not be possible with an expected 750 riders, all gathering together in one place on the fourth Sunday in June. Like so many fundraising events, Tour de Guelph 2020 was at risk of…

  • Guelph General Hospital celebrates remarkable million-dollar gift

    Today Guelph General Hospital is celebrating a remarkable gift of $1 million from long-time Hospital supporters Bob and Sharon Ireland and family.