MacKid Mila wearing green glasses and smiling at McMaster Children's Hospital

Caring for Children with Cancer

A parent’s world is turned upside down when a child is diagnosed with cancer. Read more

Dr. Jonathan Sussman smiling

Promoting Exercise for Cancer Patients

Exercise is essential for maintaining a healthy lifestyle, which is especially important for patients with cancer. Read more

A Legion tray with poppies and a person making a donation

A Legion of Support

“We are passionate about the work we do to help build stronger communities across the province and across the country,” says Marg Emery, President of the Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Command Branches and Ladies’ Auxiliaries Charitable Foundation. Read more

Staff at The General using a training dummy with outside onlookers watching

When Every Second Counts

On average, the specialized trauma team at Hamilton General Hospital is called into action to save a life more than twice a day. Read more

Ron Gardner standing next to framed prints.

Place a Bid and Make a Difference

Ron Gardner, the President of Funding Innovation, is grateful for the life-saving care he received at Hamilton General Hospital. Read more

Patient Paul Terris sitting in a wheelchair at St. Peter's Hospital

Helping Paul Return Home

The pain in his hip had become unbearable. Read more

Kristin and Nancy reviewing a chart

The Gift of Life for Others

Though losing a loved one is devastating, donating their organs and tissues can provide hope in a time of grief, and can mean the difference between life and death for a transplant recipient. Read more

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Create or Update Your Will Today

Our donors are invited to create or revise their will free of charge through our partnership with the Canadian Free Wills Network. Read more

Patients Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden

A Stroke Brought Them Together

Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden of Hamilton were surprised to learn how much they had in common. Read more

Crissie Leng showing off a patient's artwork

A Creative Outlet for Dementia Patients

Art can be a powerful tool that can stimulate healing. Read more