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Improving Mental Health

An alarming number of children and youth in Canada are struggling with challenges related to mental health, and Dr. Kathy Georgiades is aiming to improve their outcomes.

Two phots of Desirae. One in 2014 and the other in 2019.

Dramatic Developmental Growth

Desirae was only five weeks old when she began to twitch uncontrollably. Her diagnosis of epilepsy was devastating for the family, but nothing could have prepared them for the challenges that lay ahead.

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A Step Ahead of Breast Cancer

The CIBC Breast Assessment Centre has a high-risk screening program for individuals with a significantly increased risk of breast cancer.

Lynne smiles for a photo.

Alleviating an Abdominal Aneurysm

For ten years, Lynne from Dundas lived with the stressful knowledge that she would someday require surgery.

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The Foundation Recognized as “High Performer” by AHP

We are honoured to be recognized once again as one of 10 “High Performer” health care foundations in Canada by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP).

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Shakespeare on Finance (Part Three)

Gift Planning Services Committee member Sheean K. Patel shares the financial lessons we can learn from Shakespeare’s plays.

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Charitable Gifting Through Private Corporations

With the season of giving almost upon us, Gift Planning Services Committee member James Buckley explains the benefits of donating to charities through your corporation.

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Make the Future Merry and Bright

Need some general legacy giving tips? Gift Planning Services Committee member Rick Goldring has you covered.

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Two Local Businesses Join Care4

HAMILTON, ON – November 26, 2019: Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is pleased to announce that Cameron Wilson – Dominion Lending Centres Canuck Mortgage Group and Visus Eyewear have joined its Care4 cause marketing program.

Rebecca smiles for a photo.

Leukemia Led to the Love of her Life

After a month of intense chemotherapy, Rebecca’s cancer was in remission. However, since the leukemia had a high probability of returning, she was transferred to Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre for a stem cell transplant.