CHATHAM, ON (Thursday, May 26, 2016): The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that the Howard Mutual Foundation has made a very generous donation of $50,000 to the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign.

“We are so grateful for this immensely generous donation from the Howard Mutual Foundation,” says Michele Grzebien-Huckson, Executive Director, Foundation of CKHA. “This contribution has provided a significant boost to our efforts to raise $6.9 million for the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign and has brought us one step closer to bringing new state-of-the-art equipment to our community.”

About the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign
As part of the Foundation of CKHA’s directive to raise funds to support CKHA’s Highest Priority Needs, the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign was launched in late 2014 to support CKHA in the purchase of new equipment for the Diagnostic Imaging Department.

This new diagnostic imaging equipment will serve almost every program offered at CKHA and is key for diagnoses in a multitude of cases, including heart, stroke, cancer, orthopedics, rehabilitation, obstetrics and gynecology, just to name a few.

To date, more than $3.8 million has been raised for this important campaign.

About the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) exists to enhance the quality of healthcare available to the citizens of Chatham-Kent by raising funds and providing other resources to support CKHA. It accomplishes this through annual campaigns, capital campaigns, major gifts, memorial giving, special events and planned giving.
To date, the Foundation of CKHA has raised over $40 million.

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For more information, contact:
Michele Grzebien-Huckson
Executive Director
519.436.2538
mgrzebien-huckson@ckha.on.ca

 

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The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that the Howard Mutual Foundation has made a very generous donation of $50,000 to the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign.

Pictured:  John Brooks, Sheila Young, Members, Board of Directors, Howard Mutual Foundation;
Dr. Victor Varma, Physician, CKHA, and Co-Chair, CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign; Ken McLarty, Member, Board of Directors, Howard Mutual Foundation; Michele Grzebien-Huckson, Executive Director, Foundation of CKHA; Charlie Mitton and Patrick McGuire, Members, Board of Directors, Howard Mutual Foundation.