Tag Archives: East Kootenay Foundation for Health

Starlite Campaign hits new milestone

East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) eighth annual Starlite Campaign has come to a close with a remarkable outcome of $266,670 in donations. The campaign’s goal was to raise $150,000 and to light 17 large stars and 24 small stars … > Read More

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Paddling up for Breast Cancer Support

The most recent and very successful fundraiser by the Abreast in the Rockies Dragon Boat Team was a raffle for a custom made quilt. The beautifully made quilt was designed, made and lovingly donated by Tanis Rye of Kimberley who … > Read More

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Woodward’s Foundation makes $27,925 Starlite gift

East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) eighth annual Starlite Campaign is drawing nearer to a close. However, its latest gift couldn’t be more appropriately aligned to the campaign’s focus of supporting regional community health care programs. The Mr. & Mrs. … > Read More

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EKFH Executive Director to retire

By Tanya Laing-Gahr There are some people for whom a job is more than position, or a career, or a place you go to for eight hours a day. For some people, it’s a purpose – a role that takes as … > Read More

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RBC Foundation shines for EKRH maternity

The Starlite Campaign is making one department at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital very happy last week thanks to the RBC Foundation and its Cranbrook Branch. An astounding gift of $15,000 from the financial institution and its foundation is being dedicated … > Read More

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RMD’s Crashed Cars makes $10k Starlite gift

In what’s become an annual tradition of saying thanks to its customer and staff, Chris Thom (and his family) of Rocky Mountain Diesel and Autobody have taken the joy of giving back to health care a mainstay of their holiday … > Read More

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Remarkable gift of $50,500 to Starlite

“The brightest stars are those who shine for the benefit of others” – is definitely the most appropriate quote about helping others that East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) could find to describe the latest gift for the Starlite Campaign. … > Read More

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Shoppers campaign supports Creston Maternity

The Creston Hospital Maternity Unit received some great news last week when Shoppers Drug Mart #2284 in Creston presented a donation of $1,390 to East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) and representatives of the hospital as part of the 14th … > Read More

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Knights of Columbus dedicate $1,000 to Starlite

When charities support charities beautiful things can happen. Currently, the Knights of Columbus (BC) Charity Foundation is conducting it’s 54th annual Knights of Columbus (BC) Charity Appeal 2015/2016 and the local Knights of Columbus #1406 are actively involved in the … > Read More

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Dixon’s Service Centre and NAPA light a star

East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) is proud to announce the lighting of its eighth large star atop the East Kootenay Regional Hospital as part of the 2015 Starlite Campaign. NAPA Autopro dealers from southern B.C. and Alberta gathered this … > Read More

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