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$600,000 Boost to DI Campaign

  The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that the Public General Hospital (PGH) Foundation has made a very generous donation of $600,000 to the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. The decision was made at a recent Public General Hospital Foundation Annual General Meeting by the Board of [...]

By |October 17th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

You + 1 Vote = $100,000 For Our Foundation!

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) was one of dozens of entries selected for the Aviva Community Fund competition last month. The competition, now in its 8th year, has granted more than $7.5 million dollars to worthy causes across Canada. The Foundation of CKHA is in the running to receive up to $100,000 from [...]

By |October 10th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Walkers and Runners Raise over $20,000

On Sunday, October 1, 2017, more than 225 walkers and runners gathered at Rondeau Provincial Park for the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) 5th  Annual Chatham-Kent Pumpkin Run… for local healthcare. Approximately $21,000 was raised at this event in support of the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. To date, the event has raised [...]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Home Builders Continue Support of Foundation

On Friday, October 13, 2017, 99.1 CKXS FM and the Chatham-Kent Home Builders’ Association Inc. (CKHBA) will kick-off the Chatham-Kent Fall Home & Leisure Show at the John D. Bradley Convention Centre in Chatham. The Chatham-Kent Fall Home & Leisure Show is a three-day event that will showcase the talents and expertise of local vendors, [...]

By |September 18th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

CK Funeral Homes Collaborate to Donate $10,000

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that five local funeral homes have made a very generous donation of $10,000 to the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. Representatives from McKinlay Funeral Homes (Chatham, Blenheim and Ridgetown), Badder Funeral Home (Thamesville, Bothwell, Dresden), Dennings of Chatham, Nichols Funeral Home [...]

By |September 18th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Helping Hands Auxiliary Makes Fifth Donation to Campaign

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that the Helping Hand Auxiliary has made a very generous donation of $15,000 to the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign.  “This was an unsolicited surprise for us, and a great way to kickoff our Campaign relaunch,” says Candice Jeffrey, Director of [...]

By |August 27th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

BIG Campaign News!

After a brief hiatus from campaign fundraising, the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance announced today the relaunch of its final push for the $6.9 million Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign, including the appointment of Andy Fantuz as Honourary Campaign Chair, and Dave Depencier and Greg Hetherington as Campaign Co-Chairs. Local community representatives were also announced. [...]

By |August 23rd, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

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By |July 25th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Ridgetown IODE Supports DI Campaign

Representatives from the Confederation Chapter IODE (Ridgetown) presented a cheque for $2,000 to the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA), in support the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. The vision of IODE, a Canadian women's charitable organization, is to improve the physical and emotional health and expand the educational opportunities of all [...]

By |June 19th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

New Lullabye System Celebrates Newborns, Parents

If you have visited CKHA in the last two weeks, you may have had the pleasure of hearing a familiar song playing over the hospital speakers-Brahm's Lullabye. Recently installed in the Women & Children's Department, new parents are given the opportunity to play the lullabye over the speaker system in celebration of their new child. [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments