Tag Archives: East Kootenay Foundation for Health

EKFH Caregiver Support Workshop May 9

Caregiving for a loved one can be very rewarding, but also involves many stressors, changes in the family dynamic, household disruption, financial pressure, and the added workload. When caregiver stress and burnouts puts your own health at risk, it affects your … > Read More

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Legion provides $10,000 for Endoscopy Clinic

The Royal Canadian Legion Cranbrook District Branch No. 24 continues to support East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) and the regional healthcare needs of our community with a $10,000 donation towards the purchase of a colonoscope for the Endoscopy Clinic … > Read More

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Major ER renovations unveiled in Creston

Three local estate donations are now a lasting health care legacy as Interior Health has completed major renovations to the Creston Valley Hospital and Health Centre emergency department. Generous bequeathals from the Estate of Jessie Julia Hopper, the Estate of … > Read More

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Creston GI Tower thanks to legacy giving

An amazing piece of equipment has just arrived at the Creston Hospital thanks to generous gifts from two families whose donations are part of a living and will legacy giving plan. An anonymous donation of $14,286.12 from a living legacy … > Read More

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EKFH Caregiver Support Workshop May 9

Caregiving for a loved one can be very rewarding, but also involves many stressors, changes in the family dynamic, household disruption, financial pressure, and the added workload. When caregiver stress and burnouts puts your own health at risk, it affects … > Read More

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Many thanks from Donna

Letter to the Editor I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you. Thank you to the many people and organizations who supported the many fundraising campaigns and causes East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) stood behind. Thank you … > Read More

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Tim Hortons all smiles with gift to EKRH

It was all smiles at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital last week when Matt Gareau, owner of Tim Hortons outlets in Cranbrook and his management team joined members of the Cranbrook Health Care Auxiliary and East Kootenay Foundation for Health … > Read More

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Legion provides $5,000 for Endoscopy Clinic

It’s another great day for East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) and regional health care thanks to a very generous donation from the Royal Canadian Legion Windermere District Branch No. 71. The $5,000 gift from the 200-plus member strong service … > Read More

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TD Bank provides $5,000 for Diagnostic Imaging

TD Bank generously provided $5,000 to support the ongoing needs of the diagnostic imaging program at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital. East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) executive director Cassandra Schwarz and Theresa Larson (Vice-Chair, Board of Directors) had the … > Read More

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EKFH announces new executive director

East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) announced the appointment of Cassandra Schwarz as its new executive director. Schwarz brings several years’ experience in fundraising, non-profit leadership and community service to the role. She most recently served as the Admissions & … > Read More

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