Month: May 2019

A letter to the community from Charles and Margaret Juravinski

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

We think of ourselves as lucky people. We have enjoyed many opportunities and an uncommon share of good fortune, having lived long lives in this amazing community. We have worked hard, enjoyed many good times and had the great fortune to meet many fine people in our journey through life. Our work has brought many … Read More

Hamiltonians Charles and Margaret Juravinski create $100M+ endowment to fund health research in perpetuity

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

HAMILTON ON – Hamilton philanthropists Charles and Margaret Juravinski will create an endowment of more than $100 million to support researchers across Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University and St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton. Their estate gift is one of Canada’s largest ever legacy gifts and will provide up to $5 million a year to the institutions, … Read More

The next frontier of robotic surgery

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton became the first hospital in South Central Ontario to purchase the da Vinci Surgical Robotic System in 2012 and now, in the Boris Family Centre for Robotic Surgery, we boast one of the country’s top robotic surgical programs. But now is the time to invest in the next frontier of robotic … Read More