Dr. Lee Penner, who sadly passed away in November, became a Benefactor of the Shuswap Hospital Foundation. A Celebration of Life took place Saturday April 29th where friends and family honoured the memory of Dr. Penner. Dr. Penner and his wife Jos raised their family in Salmon Arm and Dr. Penner worked for many years at the Shuswap Lake General Hospital as well as in family practice. He was a well respected and much loved physician and general practitioner who made a difference to health care in our community. His career spanned many aspects of health care including surgery, anaesthetics, …read more
The Shuswap Lake Health Care Auxiliary Annual Spring Garage Sales will be at the Piccadilly Mall from March 31 to April 1. Donations may be made at the mall from March 28 to 30 from 10am to 4pm or March 31 from 10am to 1pm.
Come by the mall on March 31 from 3pm to 8pm or April 1 from 10am to 3pm. There will also be a book sale, bake sale and silent auction!
The foundation is accepting donations for 2016 and will also be open December 28th to December 30th from 9 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 3 pm daily. By making a donation on or before December 31st, 2016, you are eligible to receive a tax receipt for the 2016 tax year.
Don’t forget that you can drop off your donations at the kiosk in Piccadilly Mall while you are shopping for the holidays! The kiosk is open from Monday to Saturday form 10am to 4pm until December 23rd. Drop by to say hello to our many wonderful volunteers!
The Shuswap Hospital Foundation’s Fall Campaign will be starting on November 1st, 2016. During this period prior to Christmas, our kiosk in Piccadilly Mall will be open 10am to 4pm Monday through Saturday and we are looking for volunteers who will be able to help us staff the kiosk. Many people enjoy making their donations at the kiosk and they are able to pick up useful information about our foundation. If you would like to help us by taking on some shifts within the kiosk, please contact Diana McFarlane or Fiona Harris at the Shuswap Hospital Foundation office, 250-803-4546 or …read more
The Shuswap Hospital Foundation AGM will be held on September 14th, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the Level 5 Meeting Room at the Shuswap Lake General Hospital. Refreshments will be available and the public is invited to attend (limited seating).
The 2nd Annual Charity Open will be on August 27th, 2016 at the Shuswap Lake Estates Golf & Country Club. The tournament includes 18 Holes, shared power cart, 3 Hole-In-One “Win a New Vehicle” opportunities and 1 opportunity for $25,000 CASH, other Golf prizes galore, a Gourmet Dinner, Silent and Live Auctions, and much more. Enter as a foursome or a single golfer. All proceeds will go to support the Operating Room Equipment Upgrade at the Shuswap Lake General Hospital.
You are Invited! The Shuswap Lake Health-Care Auxiliary annual “Footsteps For Our Future” event will be held on Sunday May 1st from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. For more information on how to participate, please call Gloria Lynd at 250-832-0481. This is an entertaining and fun-filled event for the whole family!….Come and join us! Register online @ http://www.shuswaphospitalfoundation.org/footsteps-for-our-future/.
You are invited to join us for the EZ Rock “Have a Heart” Radiothon – all day Thursday, April 28th at Save-On-Foods, Salmon Arm. Participate in the Diamond Dip (sponsored by Arthur’s Gem Set Studio) and try the putting green sponsored by Shuswap Lake Estates Golf & Country Club. Please help us raise $23,000 for a new labour and delivery bed. See you there!