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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

Deb Martin sitting on a chair in her kitchen

Two-Time Cancer Survivor Rallies Community Around Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: Deb Martin from Dunnville knew that something was seriously wrong. Read more

Patient Sue Clayton smiling outside

Burlington Lung Cancer Patient Rallies Community Around Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: The pain in Sue Clayton’s left shoulder was probably just a kink in her muscle from sleeping the wrong way – or so she hoped. Read more

Walter Craig in his office

World-Renowned Mathematician Rallies Community Around Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: Walter Craig, a mathematics professor in Hamilton, had difficulty urinating while travelling to an international math congress in Asia. Upon his return, Walter visited his doctor and underwent testing, which led to a shocking diagnosis of prostate cancer. Read more

Members of team Buck Teeth standing in front of a barn.

Inaugural Illuminight Exceeds Fundraising Goal

HAMILTON, ON: The inaugural Illuminight raised $177,800 (and counting), which exceeded the $150,000 fundraising goal.

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Photo of Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden

Couple Falls in Love after Both Suffered a Stroke

HAMILTON, ON: Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden’s lives became intertwined in ways they could never have expected. Read more

Patient Ambassador Daniel Armstrong

Near-Death Experience Inspires Student to Support Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: A relatively minor incident turned into a life-threatening situation for Daniel Armstrong of Hamilton. Read more

Brandon Clark smiling

Gunshot Survivor Rallies Community Around Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: Brandon Clark from Hamilton will never forget April 12, 2015. He was at a friend’s house when he heard a knock on the door. 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

A group, including LCBO's President, HHSF's President and MacKid Everlee, stand in front of a children's mural

Foundation Celebrates Proceeds from LCBO’s Holiday Campaign

HAMILTON, ON: On April 26, McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated the more than $533,000 raised to support key children’s health programs through LCBO’s December 2017 Giving Back In Our Community fundraising campaign. Read more