Melissa McBride sitting at a hospital lottery desk

Volunteering from the Heart

“When I make people happy, it makes me happy.” Read more

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Paying it Forward with an Anonymous Gift

A donation of more than $167,000, the largest made to St. Peter’s Hospital Foundation in recent history, is having a significant impact across the Hospital. Read more

Courtyard outside St. Peter's Hospital

Being a “Good Neighbour”

Imagine being unable to afford a wheelchair, hygiene products or clothing. For a few patients at St. Peter’s Hospital, this is their reality. Read more

Old photo of Josie and David Lasci dressed up at an event

Extra Time to Celebrate Life

David and Josie Lasci of Stoney Creek were married for 54 wonderful years. They were like “peas in a pod” according to David, who feels grateful to have shared so many happy memories with someone so compassionate and joyful. Read more

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Reflection and Celebration at St. Peter’s Hospital

The preciousness of life and the importance of family were the inspiration behind some memorable events held at St. Peter’s Hospital this past summer. Read more

Doctor using a computer to view the pressure mapping map of a patient in a hospital bed

The Pressure’s On at St. Peter’s Hospital

Thanks to generous donor gifts, a pressure mapping system at St. Peter’s Hospital is helping to make prolonged hospital stays more comfortable for patients. Read more

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Giving Back to Her Home of 20 Years

Florence “Flo” Leet is famous at St. Peter’s Hospital. Everyone who passes her in the halls knows her name. Flo humbly credits her fame to the fact that she’s been a resident at St. Peter’s Hospital for 20 years. Read more

Head shot of Greg Birch

From Paralysis to Walking Around the Block

Greg Birch’s long-standing fear of needles could have cost him his life. Read more

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Streetcars to Vineyards Gala 2017

Travel from Streetcars to Vineyards at the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation Gala, presented by IBM

Badge showcasing High Performer recognition in 2015

The Foundation Recognized as “High Performer” by AHP

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is honoured to be recognized as one of nine “High Performer” health care foundations in Canada by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP). Read more