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Chase sits on a chair holding a tablet with a chemotherapy pump to his right. To his left is child life specialist, Courtney Knight. Both smile and pose for a photo.

Cambridge Pediatric Cancer Patient Named an Ambassador

HAMILTON, ON: Chase from Cambridge was an active nine-year-old who was passionate about hitting home runs and scoring goals on the soccer field. Then he found himself unable to participate in sports because of a life-altering diagnosis of leukemia. Read more

DoraLee in her wheelchair, wearing her Cheer Squad uniform, is smiling for a photo.

Family’s Third Adopted Child with Complex Developmental Needs is Named an Ambassador

HAMILTON, ON: Tara and Amanda from Hamilton are well acquainted with the services at McMaster Children’s Hospital, as they have adopted multiple children with complex physical and developmental needs. Read more

Natalie wearing a yellow Walmart vest standing next to a board with her picture and story.

Teenager with Rare Spinal Tumours is Announced as the 2019 Children’s Miracle Network Champion

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation and Walmart associates from across the region gathered in Brantford to celebrate 16-year-old Natalie Hammond of Burford being named the 2019 Children’s Miracle Network Champion. Read more

The new Wellness Courtyard with benches, exercise equipment and artificial turf

A Specialized Courtyard for Pediatric Mental Health

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated the opening of the Wellness Courtyard at McMaster Children’s Hospital on October 16, which will benefit pediatric mental health patients by enhancing the clinical care they receive. Read more

Children are led from the starting line of MacKids Walk & Wheel

MacKids Miracle Weekend Raises More Than $235,000

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated its annual Miracle Weekend on June 2 and 3. Read more

Group shot in front of the newly named Scotiabank Child and Youth Clinic

Hospital Clinic Renamed in Recognition of Scotiabank

HAMILTON, ON: In recognition of Scotiabank’s 25 years of supporting McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation, the 2G Child and Youth Clinic at McMaster Children’s Hospital was renamed the “Scotiabank Child and Youth Clinic” on November 6. Read more

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A New Home for Kidney Patients

HAMILTON: On July 29, McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated the opening of the redeveloped Hemodialysis Clinic at McMaster Children’s Hospital. Read more

A group of people at the finish line of MacKids Walk and Wheel

MacKids Miracle Weekend Raises More Than $250,000

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated its annual Miracle Weekend on June 3 and 4. Read more

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Cowbell Brewing Co. Announces Plan to Support Ontario’s Four Children’s Hospital Foundations

Hamilton, ON: Cowbell Brewing Co. is a family-owned, environmentally responsible craft brewery founded by the Sparling family in Blyth, Ontario. Read more

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Drew Jakobsons Announced as 2017 Champion Presented by Walmart

HAMILTON, ON: On November 4, 2016, associates from Walmart stores across the region celebrated the launch of the 2017 Children’s Miracle Network Champions presented by Walmart program. Read more