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Foundation Provides Emergency Funding For OR Equipment

By |April 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Imagine waiting months to see a Specialist for a health issue that is impacting your quality of life. After months of pain, your Specialist books an appointment for the surgery that could change your life. [...]

Tasty Event Raises $40,000 for DI Campaign

By |April 8th, 2017|Media Release|

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 [...]

When Image is Everything

By |March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

It takes 20 minutes to determine if cancer has been completely removed during a surgery. When a Pathologist is faced with that time crunch, they need reliable and efficient equipment to help them analyze tissues. [...]

Quarter Auction to Benefit Foundation

By |March 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Vendors include: Origami Owl- Nicole Caron- Mason Scentsy-Megan Tricker Sunset Gourmet- Nancy Arnold Boutique Grand Shop-CKHA Doterra-Devan Haggith Thirty-one-Jen Allely-Goodison Tupperware-Martha Daly Bella Chocolates-Anne Marie Ceccacci Tocara Fine Jewelry-Lynn Galbraith Epicure-Sara Kristiansen

Funding: Peace of Mind

By |March 6th, 2017|Media Release|

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 [...]

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

By |February 14th, 2017|Media Release|

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 [...]

Chatham Comfort Inn Puts CKHA Families, Foundation First

By |January 26th, 2017|Media Release|

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 [...]

Christmas Wish Tree Surpasses Goal

By |January 9th, 2017|Media Release|

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that the 27th Annual Christmas Wish Tree Appeal has raised over $101,000 for the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign, bringing the [...]

Toys for Tots, Thanks to Tilbury Team

By |December 23rd, 2016|Media Release|

Representatives from the Tilbury Area Action Team presented the Foundation of CKHA with a collection of toys to distribute to children who are receiving care in CKHA’s Women and Children’s Health Department during the holiday [...]

Teddy Bears Galore For CKHA Kids

By |December 21st, 2016|Media Release|

In honour of the holiday season, two local groups donated stuffed animals to the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA), to be distributed to children receiving care at CKHA. PetSmart has donated 250 stuffed animals [...]