HeathcareLeadership

Sunnybrook Foundation announces Kelly Cole as incoming president and CEO

TORONTO, ON–The Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Foundation’s Chair Fred Waks and Vice-Chair Anne Odette Kaye announced the appointment of Kelly Cole as incoming president and CEO. After an extensive North American search and formal recruitment process, Kelly was selected for her proven track record of transformational leadership and commitment to …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

Manulife donates $100,000 to support communities impacted by the Nova Scotia tragedy

Supporting Canadian Red Cross Stronger Together Nova Scotia Fund and the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia TORONTO, ON–Manulife announced a $100,000 donation to support the health and well-being of communities impacted by the tragic events on April 18 and 19. $50,000 is being donated to the Canadian Red Cross …

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Fundraising EventsHeathcare

Manulife Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart hits the virtual road

Online event will raise critical funds for heart disease and stroke research TORONTO, ON–Heart & Stroke’s biggest single-day fundraiser hits the road this spring, the virtual road, and for the first time everyone across Canada can be the leader of the pack. No matter where you live or what kind …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

TD donates $100,000 to Strongest Families Institute in Nova Scotia

Donation will help support those in rural or under-served communities who are struggling with mental health problems such as anxiety, depression and behavioral challenges HALIFAX, NS–Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, mental health services have seen a significant increase in the number of people reaching out for support, as many try …

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COVID-19Heathcare

New fund money goes directly to more than 100 participating hospitals battling COVID-19

Provides Canadians with a way to donate money that will go directly to more than 100 participating hospitals in the front lines $8.5 million already committed from Canadian organizations TORONTO, ON–Canadian frontline healthcare workers are caught in a fight with COVID-19 and need our support to help fight this crisis. …

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COVID-19Heathcare

Three Quebec women lead the way for new JGHF campaign with gifts totalling $1.3M

Jewish General Hospital Foundation launches $5M COVID-19 Campaign; An additional $500,000 in gifts will be matched. MONTREAL, QC–A comprehensive COVID-19 campaign has been launched by the Jewish General Hospital Foundation and already has the support of three major Quebec philanthropists: > Sharon Azrieli – C.Q., D.Mus. > Sophie Desmarais – recipient …

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COVID-19Heathcare

International Development & Relief Foundation Partners with Conquer Covid-19 in Support of Canada’s Healthcare Community

Donations being accepted to purchase much-needed Personal Protective Equipment TORONTO, ON–IDRF (International Development & Relief Foundation) has partnered with Conquer COVID-19 to accept donations that will be used to procure Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and other essential supplies for Canada’s healthcare community. Donations for the Conquer COVID-19 fundraising campaign can …

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COVID-19Heathcare

The Children’s Foundation launches Unexpected Ways to Move

In partnership with Essentrics, daily live health break to support families during the pandemic MONTREAL, QC–With a cloud of uncertainty hanging over the province as to when daycares, CPEs, and primary and secondary schools will officially reopen, many families are running out of ideas to entertain their children and make …

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COVID-19Heathcare

Canadians are feeling unprecedented levels of anxiety, according to Mental Health Index

Pandemic has caused a dramatic 16-per-cent drop in Canadians’ mental health, according to Morneau Shepell’s Mental Health Index: a score of 63 TORONTO, ON–Morneau Shepell, a leading provider of total well-being, mental health and digital mental health services in Canada, announced new results from its new Mental Health Index, which …

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HeathcareIndustry News

CMN Hospitals Community Mourns Passing of John Lauck, CEO and President

Salt Lake City, UT–John Lauck, President and CEO of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, has died due to complications from a tragic bike accident. The entire Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals community mourns John’s loss and extends their deepest sympathies to his family. John had a remarkable passion for children’s hospitals and …

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