Delta Hospital Foundation

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  • May 18, 2017
    Supports Delta Hospital Foundation
    <p> <strong>If you wish to attend please RSVP milestones5268@cara.com</strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Milestones Tsawwassen Mills Opens its Doors with Delta Hospital Foundation</strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Tsawwassen, BC, May, 2017 &ndash; Over 25 years ago, Milestones opened its first restaurant in Vancouver, BC. Today, Milestones celebrates another <em>milestone </em>in the brand&rsquo;s journey with the official grand opening of its Tsawwassen location.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> The new restaurant kicked off their partnership with Delta Hospital Foundation by providing guests with complementary food and accepting donations for the not-for-profit organization during their soft open launch which raised over $2,600 for the foundation in early December, last year.&nbsp; Just recently, work was completed on their brand new indoor/outdoor patio in time for the summer.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>On May 25, 2017, Milestone will be hosting a Grand Opening Party and will, once again, partner with Delta Hospital Foundation. Funds raised will be in support of Delta Hospital.&nbsp; &shy;</strong>&ldquo;We are very appreciative that Milestones has chosen Delta Hospital Foundation as their charity of choice and the recipient of funds raised at this event,&rdquo; says Lisa Hoglund, Executive Director, Delta Hospital Foundation. &ldquo;We are honoured for the support and acknowledgement from the businesses of Delta, and making connections with new ones such as Milestones is always exciting. To ensure we can support the most critical healthcare priorities of Delta Hospital, we rely on the generosity and thoughtfulness of our entire community.&rdquo;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Nestled in Tsawwassen Mills Mall, this new restaurant personifies the future look and feel of Milestones. If you look around you will see the open concept allows energy to flow throughout and the raw industrial elements mixed with wood and wainscoting offers a warm inviting, yet casual feel.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> This new location will be heavily involved in the community through various outreach, partnership and fundraising programs. The Local Community Relations Specialist will allow the restaurant to connect with local schools, businesses and organizations, and find ways to support community initiatives. Steve Pelton, Sr. Vice President says, &ldquo;We are proud to name Delta Hospital Foundation as our charity of choice. The work they do to ensure people are provided the best healthcare is incredibly important as they impact families directly in our community of Delta</p> <p> &nbsp;</p>
  • May 01, 2017
    <p> April, 2017</p> <p> Delta &ndash; Delta Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce a $3200 gift from Knights of Columbus, North Surrey Council #4767 to purchase a Hi-Lo bed for the busy extended care unit, Mountain View Manor, at Delta Hospital. This facility provides a home for 92 seniors who require complex care and can no longer live independently.&nbsp; Hi-Low beds play an important role in hospital and residential care settings by reducing risk of injury from falling out of bed.</p> <p> The Knights of Columbus are a longstanding charitable organization that assists and undertakes many worthy community initiatives. &nbsp;Since 2013, The Knights of Columbus, North Surrey Council #4767 has given over $16,000 to Delta Hospital Foundation for the purchase of priority medical equipment at Delta Hospital.</p> <p> &nbsp;&ldquo;We are proud to do our part to support the four hospitals in Surrey, Langley and Delta,&rdquo; says Roy Anorico, Grand Knight of Council #4767 of the Knights of Columbus. &ldquo;Delta Hospital provides great healthcare to the growing community of Delta, and we will continue our support of Delta Hospital Foundation however we can.&rdquo;</p> <p> &ldquo;We are so grateful to have the support of service clubs like Knights of Columbus. Their generosity and commitment to Delta Hospital Foundation helps us promote the best possible healthcare for our community,&rdquo; says Angela Turner, Major Giving Manager, Delta Hospital Foundation.&nbsp;</p>
  • February 24, 2017
    <p> <strong>Zephyr&#39;s Hockey present Delta Hospital Foundation with Donation</strong></p> <p> Delta &ndash; In addition to generous gifts from individuals this past holiday season, Delta Hospital Foundation received several gifts through community held events, collectively raising $6,500 for Delta Hospital.</p> <p> Local men&rsquo;s hockey team, Ladner Zephyrs, held their Annual Christmas Charity Classic, on December 30<sup>th</sup>, raising over $3,000 which broke the previous year&rsquo;s fundraising record of $2,300! This charity event keeps gaining momentum and in four years it has raised $9,000 for Delta Hospital. &ldquo;Christmas is a time of giving, and a time to give back to this community we love,&rdquo; say Zephyr fundraising organizer Chad Taylor. &ldquo;This event is growing each year and becoming quite the tradition.&rdquo;</p> <p> The new Milestone&rsquo;s restaurant in Tsawwassen Mills raised $2300 for Delta Hospital Foundation at their friends and family &lsquo;soft opening&rsquo; by donating all tips and beverage sales (beer was courtesy of our friends at Four Winds Brewery) from that evening. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p> On the first anniversary of the passing of beloved husband, father and grandfather, Douglas Bruce McGarvie on December 24<sup>th</sup>, 2015, his daughter, Dawn Williams and his wife, Bertha, presented Delta Hospital Foundation with a donation of almost $1,200 raised at a Pancake breakfast held in his honour. Dawn and her mother are working towards making this event an annual one in order that some good come to the community out of the memory of their late father and husband.</p> <p> Throughout the year, Delta community members organize and execute many different events to raise funds for Delta Hospital Foundation. &ldquo;While these particular events demonstrate the diversity of people and their interests across our community,&rdquo; says Lisa Hoglund, Executive Director, Delta Hospital Foundation, &ldquo;they also show they share a common thread; they all value the importance of Delta Hospital in their community and do their part to help keep it strong.&rdquo; &nbsp;</p> <p> From barbecues to golf tournaments, from concerts to lemonade stands; there are many ways to creatively raise funds for Delta Hospital. To learn more about organizing your own fundraiser in support of Delta Hospital Foundation, please visit our website at <a href="http://www.dhfoundation.ca/admin/">www.dhfoundation.ca</a> or call Madelaine Collinge, Community Giving Coordinator at 604 940 9695 or email <a href="mailto:Madelaine.collinge@dhfoundation.ca">Madelaine.collinge@dhfoundation.ca</a></p>