“First of all, the reason for any donation I’ve made to this hospital is it’s pay-back time for my frequent use of it’s facilities and the top-notch care provided!.” said Alli Graham as she gave her reasons for becoming a Partner with the Shuswap Hospital Foundation.
Alli was born in Chase March 10, 1924, her first three years were in Sqiulax, then Cambie, near Sicamous which was home from 1927 to early 1952. Alli worked at several temporary jobs in early adulthood and by early 1952 after the death of both parents in 1943 and 1950 she had to leave …read more
Please join us on May 2nd 2019 for the EZ Rock “Have a Heart” Radiothon at The Mall at Piccadilly. This great event will run from 8 am – 6 pm! The Diamond Dip (sponsored by Arthur’s Gem Set Studio) will be there again this year and so will Save-On-Foods’ BBQ! This year we are raising funds for the Shuswap Lake General Hospital. We hope to …read more
Through generous donations from wonderful donors, much-needed equipment has been purchased for the Shuswap Lake General Hospital. The CT Scanner purchased in 2009 has been instrumental in bringing the best possible patient care to the Shuswap area. One of our objectives for this year is to purchase a CT Scan Upgrade to optimize efficiency and clarity of scans.
To date almost 20,000 scans have been performed at the Shuswap Lake General Hospital. Contact us today to find out how you can help us reach our goals for 2014.
Del Vaughan was born Sept 1, 1935 on a farm near Saltcoats, Saskatchewan and grew up in the village of Bangor. He spent much time with his cousins who lived on nearby farms and in the Pool Elevator where his father worked. Del graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. It was at the U of S that he met his wife Mid, a nursing student there. They were married on October 4, 1958 and had a son, Darcy.
Del worked for Suncor as a student and then full time for 37 years. His work …read more
Mandy Dhaliwal-Sumra December 4, 1982 – November 4, 2012
It’s been a year since you’ve been gone and it feels like yesterday you were here. They say time heals all wounds, but time doesn’t heal, it just gives you a chance to get stronger to deal with reality.
Born December 4, 1982 in Kamloops, she graduated from Salmon Arm Secondary in 2000 and completed her BBA at Kamloops Thompson Rivers University in 2005. Mandy married Davinder from New Westminster on September 4, 2010.
Mandy was a devoted wife, loving daughter and youngest sibling. Her exuberant personality and zest for …read more
Cancer survivor Rose Mainprize has been an inspiration to all her friends and fellow 2009 grad classmates during her fight for life from lung cancer. To support her treatments in 2012, a fundraising campaign was launched, including a live auction. Fundraising Coordinator Colleen Making reports that as a result of the success of Rose’s recovery and donations made on her behalf, they wish to establish a permanent ‘Rose Fund’ as a tribute to her courage and determination. $2,400 of the fund will be directed to the Oncology Department at the Shuswap Lake Hospital, for which a Symbic Infusion Device is …read more