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Posted: February 12, 2014

Funding Secured for New HHS Mental Health ...

OAKVILLE, February 11, 2014 – With donations from more than 200 donors and two foundation that matched the gifts 2 ½  times, the Halton Healthcare Services Mental Wellness Navigator program has the funding it needs to expand its services in 2014 and beyond.    In October 2012, Oakv...

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Posted: November 6, 2013

OTMH Candlelight Ball Raises $850,000

OAKVILLE, November 6, 2013 – Generosity was overflowing at this year’s annual OTMH Candlelight Ball, presented by Barrington’s and Murron’s Cabinetree, The event r...

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Posted: October 15, 2013

Crowdfunding for Navigator - Help Us Reach our $100,000 G...

The Oakville Hospital Foundation has teamed up with www.giveffect.org to crowdfund for the Mental Wellness Navigator program. Giveffect is a nextgen donor crowdfunding platform designe...

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Posted: June 26, 2013

Oakville Hospital Foundation Going Door-to-Door This Summ...

Oakville, ON – June 26, 2013 – With the construction of the new Oakville Hospital well underway, The Oakville Hospital Foundation is turning to the community for help to eq...

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Posted: June 25, 2013

Wayne and Isabel Fox Donate $700,000 to Oakville Hospital

OAKVILLE (June 25, 2013) – Long-time Oakville residents and philanthropists Wayne and Isabel Fox have deepened their commitment to the Oakville Hospital with a $700,000 endowment gi...

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Posted: June 18, 2013

Oakville Families Enjoyed a Picture Perfect Evening at O...

June 18, 2013, OAKVILLE – On Friday, June 14, more than 1,000 people came out to support OTMH Sunset Cinema, a first-time event for Oakville Hospital Foundation. The event was held ...

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Posted: June 5, 2013

Frank Lochan Gives $1 Million to New Hospital

OAKVILLE (June 5, 2013) – After many years of philanthropic and volunteer support to Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Frank Lochan has pledged to donate $1,000,000 to the campa...

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Posted: April 4, 2013

TD Presents $600,000 Gift to Enhance Patient Centered Ca...

April 2, 2013 – Oakville, ON -  Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH) was presented with $600,000 from TD Bank Group which will support the transition to the new Oakvi...

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Posted: March 28, 2013

Hospitality Developer Darko Vranich Donates $1 Million to...

OAKVILLE, ON (March 26, 2013) - Darko Vranich, President and CEO of Vrancor Development Corporation and Vrancor Hospitality Management, has made a $1 million gift to the campaign to equip...

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Posted: March 28, 2013

Standard Life Donates $25,000 to HHS Navigator Program to...

OAKVILLE (ON), March 26, 2013 – The Oakville Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce a donation of $25,000 from Standard Life to assist Oakville youth struggling with mental illn...

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Posted: February 7, 2013

Foundation Board Chair Pledges $500,000 to Hospital Campa...

OAKVILLE (February 7, 2013) – A leader in more ways than one, Bruce Galloway, Chairman of the Oakville Hospital Foundation Board of Directors, along with his wife Kelly have pledged...

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Posted: January 3, 2013

Oakville Couple Donates $500,000 to Hospital Campaign

OAKVILLE (January 3, 2013) – Jim & Deborah Westlake are giving back to the town they call home by donating $500,000 to the campaign to equip the new Oakville Hospital.   ...

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Posted: December 20, 2012

Brookfield Foundation Gives $1 Million to Hospital Campai...

OAKVILLE (December 19, 2012) – The Oakville Hospital Foundation didn't have to wait for Christmas to get a big present thanks to a $1 million donation from the Brookfield Founda...

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Posted: December 13, 2012

AWB Foundation Donates $750,000 To Hospital Campaign

OAKVILLE (December 13, 2012) – The campaign to equip the new Oakville Hospital received a boost thanks to a $750,000 gift from the AWB Foundation.   “For many years, th...

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Posted: November 12, 2012

OTMH Candlelight Ball Raises a Record $1.35 Million

OAKVILLE, November 9, 2012 – The annual OTMH Candlelight Ball, presented by Barrington’s Fine Outerwear and Murron’s Cabinetree, reached a record height this year by rai...

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Posted: October 31, 2012

Scotiabank’s $500,000 Donation to Hospital Will Benefit M...

OAKVILLE (October 30, 2012) As Mental Health Month comes to an end, the Oakville Hospital Foundation is excited to announce a $500,000 gift from Scotiabank in support of the mental health...

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Posted: October 30, 2012

Glen Abbey United Church Pledges $100,000 to Hospital Equ...

Oakville, ON (October 30, 2012) - On Saturday, October 27th at 4:30pm, members of the Glen Abbey United Church gathered at their church doors to present the Oakville Hospital Foundation w...

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Posted: October 19, 2012

Helliwell Foundation's $500,000 Donation to Oakville Hosp...

OAKVILLE (October 16, 2012) – The Paul B. Helliwell Foundation is donating $500,000 to the new Oakville Hospital, a major gift to the “It All Starts Here” campaign that ...

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Posted: October 11, 2012

Oakville Hospital Foundation Launches $1.25 Million Campa...

OAKVILLE (October 11, 2012) – Right now, 1 in 5 Ontarians under the age of 18 are struggling with a mental health issue but unfortunately, only a fraction of children and youth who ...

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Posted: July 25, 2012

Guglietti Family donates $250,000 to Oakville Hospital

OAKVILLE, ON, July 25, 2012 – The recent donation of a quarter of a million dollars is the latest in a long line of charitable efforts by the Giovanni and Concetta Guglietti Fami...

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Posted: June 19, 2012

Bot Construction Proudly Supports New Oakville Hospital W...

OAKVILLE (June 15, 2012) – With its belief in helping organizations that help others, Bot Construction Group will donate $100,000 to the new Oakville Hospital. “We are pr...

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Posted: June 6, 2012

Helping to set the pace for a healthier Oakville

For the past seven years, Lee Scott has talked the talk and walked the walk when it comes to being an active supporter of her community and its hospital.   Scott demonstrates ...

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Posted: May 29, 2012

Fundraising Campaign at 80% of Goal to Equip New Oakville...

OAKVILLE, ON, May 28, 2012 – Today, the Oakville Hospital Foundation announced it has raised $48 million in its campaign to equip the new Oakville Hospital. The total was reveale...

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Posted: May 9, 2012

7th Annual Birmingham Bank Bed Challenge Goes the Distanc...

Oakville, ON (Sunday, May 7, 2012). – This morning, the Oakville Hospital Foundation wrapped up a month-long fundraising campaign with the town’s six major banks racing hos...

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Posted: February 23, 2012

Saying Goodbye to a Friend

On February 17, 2012, our dear friend Barbara Savage passed away at her home in Oakville. For forty years, Barbara was a respected and admired nurse educator at OTMH. Her many accomplish...

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Posted: February 23, 2012

Longo’s Family Charitable Foundation Donates $500,000 in ...

OAKVILLE, ON, February 23, 2012 – Today, Oakville Hospital Foundation announced a $500,000 gift from Longo’s Family Charitable Foundation (LFCF) to the new Oakville Hospital ...

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Posted: February 13, 2012

BMO Financial Group Donates $500,000 to the New Oakville ...

The campaign to equip the new Oakville Hospital has received a significant boost thanks to BMO Financial Group’s $500,000 pledge to the Oakville Hospital Foundation. The announcemen...

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Posted: January 11, 2012

The Anti-Inflammation Diet:A free health education semina...

Members of the public are invited to attend a free seminar entitled ‘The Anti-Inflammation Diet’ on Thursday, January 26, 2012 at noon at the Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospi...

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