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Making an Impact Now and in the Future

Friday, November 22, 2019

Kenny Cheng quietly reflects, “I’ve quite literally experienced the full circle of life at St. Joe’s—from my child’s first cry to my father’s last breath. And each and every time, the staff has been there to guide and support me.” Kenny’s relationship with the Hospital began in 2007 when his late father, Phillip, passed away … Read More

The New Jack and Jean Marchese Dialysis Unit at the Charlton Campus

Friday, November 15, 2019

Today we celebrated the official naming and grand re-opening of the Jack & Jean Marchese Dialysis Unit at the Charlton Campus. This 16-month project has been a true labour of love and a demonstration of what can be accomplished when we all work together. This bright and spacious new unit was designed with input from … Read More

Free Wills During Write a Will Month

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

November is Write a Will Month – an opportunity to leave your legacy. When Pamela Bragoli and her husband Bruno started to update their Will, they began thinking of what was near and dear to their hearts. Bruno has a long history with the healthcare industry and St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton. His involvement, combined with … Read More

Gala Raises $560,000!

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

We are thrilled to share that our 22nd Annual Holiday Gala on Saturday, November 2nd at LiUNA Station raised an amazing total of $560,000! It is an incredible achievement and one we could not have accomplished without all of our generous donors, sponsors, partners, volunteers, committee members and guests! Those funds will be used to help … Read More

Firestone Institute Celebrates 40 Years with a $2 Million Gift

Monday, October 21, 2019

On Friday, October 18th we celebrated the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health’s (FIRH) 40th anniversary. This collaboration with St. Joe’s, part of the St. Joseph’s Health System, and McMaster University has led to research discoveries that save lives by advancing the understanding and treatment of life-threatening lung diseases. Nobody knows the life-saving value of the research that … Read More

Theo Fleury Dazzles at A Mental Health Morning

Thursday, October 17, 2019

HAMILTON, ON – NHL legend Theo Fleury was the guest speaker at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation’s A Mental Health Morning on Thursday, October 10th at Michelangelo’s Events and Conference Centre. Sexually abused during adolescence by a trusted hockey coach, Theo found himself turning to addictive and self-destructive behaviours that eventually caught up to him, both … Read More

Golf Raises Over $90,000!

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Thank you to all of our sponsors, golfers, volunteers and committee members for helping make our annual St. Joe’s Golf Tournament a huge success! Special thanks to our presenting sponsor: St. Elizabeth Mills, a Zest Communities property. This year’s tournament raised over $90,000 – bringing our three-year total to an incredible $275,000!

Because of you!

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

This spring through Around the Bay, Paris to Ancaster and the Shoppers LOVE. YOU. Run for Women, we raised $625K because of you! It is all thanks to the generosity of our event participants, fundraisers, donors and community. Because of you, the funds raised this spring will support our Robotic Surgical Program, the redevelopment of … Read More

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