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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

We’re Hiring!

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

Foundation Launches Two Events In Support of DI Campaign, New CT Scan

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is excited to announce the dates of two signature events in support of the Foundation of CKHA’s $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. The 12th Annual Pro/Am at Maple City Country Club will take place Friday, August 11, 2017 and the 5th Annual Chatham-Kent Pumpkin Run [...]

By |May 8th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Tasty Event Raises $40,000 for DI Campaign

On Thursday, April 6, 2017, the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) hosted its 15th Annual Parade of Chefs at Club Lentinas in Chatham, raising $40,000 for the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. To date, over $4.4 million has been raised for this important campaign.  This year’s sold out event featured Restaurateur, Dragon’s Den [...]

By |April 8th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Funding: Peace of Mind

Peace of mind can come in all shapes and sizes. At CKHA, it looks a lot like a watch. Implemented over the last few years, the ELPAS Wander Protection System is a lightweight wrist band that allows patients the freedom to move around their room and floor while keeping them safely within areas of the [...]

By |March 6th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Curlers Hurry Hard, Raise $10,000 at Charity Curling Classic

On Saturday, February 11, 2017, the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) hosted its 6th Annual Charity Curling Classic at the Sydenham Community Curling Club in Wallaceburg. Sixteen teams of four participated in this event and helped raise $10,000 through sponsorship, pledges, 50/50 Draw and a silent auction. Proceeds from the event will support the [...]

By |February 14th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Chatham Comfort Inn Puts CKHA Families, Foundation First

On January 25, 2017, Comfort Inn representatives presented the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) with a cheque for $695. This generous donation was made possible through the Chatham Comfort Inn “Alliance Care” program that provides discounted accommodation rates to those visiting friends or loved ones at CKHA. A portion of each room rate is [...]

By |January 26th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments