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How Your Holiday Gifts are Helping our Hospital

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

How Your Holiday Gifts are Helping our Hospital In response to our holiday direct mail appeal, nearly 1,000 people made donations to our Hospital and had their gifts matched dollar-for-dollar by an anonymous supporter known as the Ever Hopeful Fund. Your generous gifts made online, through the mail and over the phone were matched for … Read More

From Science Fiction to Reality: Artificial Intelligence and its Applications to Robotic Surgery at St. Joe’s

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

From Science Fiction to Reality: Artificial Intelligence and its Applications to Robotic Surgery at St. Joe’s New $300,000 Grant from TD Bank Group Supports Robotic Surgery and AI Research at St. Joe’s When we hear the words ‘artificial intelligence’, our brains almost immediately conjure images from a sci-fi movie, but the Oxford Dictionary offers this … Read More

Supporting Robotic Surgery Care that Patients Can Bank On

Thursday, February 4, 2021

Supporting Robotic Surgery Care that Patients Can Bank On St. Joe’s welcomes world’s most advanced surgical robot with gift from CIBC February 4th is World Cancer Day: a global initiative to raise awareness, improve education and catalyze the actions needed to reimagine a world where millions of lives are saved, thanks to preventative cancer treatments … Read More

On Healthcare Philanthropy: An Opinion Piece by William J. Walker

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

On Healthcare Philanthropy: An Opinion Piece by William J. Walker As a grateful patient of St. Joe’s, a retired lawyer and current Chair of St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation, I want to commend those engaged in healthcare philanthropy. It’s thanks in part to the support of thousands of donors that our hospital has emerged as a … Read More

The 2021 Around the Bay Road Race Goes Virtual

Friday, January 22, 2021

The 2021 Around the Bay Road Race Goes Virtual As a hospital foundation, we fully support the Around the Bay Road Race organizers’ decision to move to a virtual event in 2021 which will help to protect the well-being of all participants. You can still walk, run, or relay your way through a 5k, 30k, … Read More

Announcement from St. Joseph’s Health System Board

Friday, January 8, 2021

Memo from the St. Joseph’s Health System Board of Directors Posted January 7, 2021 The St. Joseph’s Health System and Dr. Thomas Stewart, President and CEO, have parted ways effective today. The Board of Directors of St. Joseph’s Health System would like to thank Dr. Thomas Stewart for his service since assuming the role of … Read More

Winner of St. Joe’s First 50/50 Lottery for the Community

Thursday, December 31, 2020

THAO TRUONG FROM HAMILTON WINS BIG ON HER BIRTHDAY She’s the winner of a $56,685 jackpot in St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation’s First 50/50 Lottery for the Community   The Hospital wins, too, as 50 percent of ticket sales will support highest-priority needs Dec. 31, 2020 – HAMILTON, ON – Yesterday, Thao Truong from Hamilton received … Read More

Winning Ticket Number in Our 50/50 Lottery

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

On December 30, 2020 at 12 noon, using a randomized number generation system based on all online ticket sales, the winning ticket for St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation’s Hope, Health & Holiday Wishes 50/50 Lottery was drawn. The holder of ticket number 4327400 has won a prize amount of $56,685! We’re in the process of notifying … Read More

Foundation Office Update

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

In light of the Ontario-wide lockdown, and to help do our part to stop the spread of COVID-19, our Foundation Offices will be closed to the public effective December 26th. Rest assured that while most of our staff will be working remotely, our Foundation will remain operational during the season of giving. If you would … Read More