Tag Archives: East Kootenay Foundation for Health

Directors say goodbye with gifts

In life there comes a point when one has to say goodbye. For two individuals of the Kootenay East Regional Hospital District (KERHD) board they are not only leaving behind a legacy of commitment to community but the two decided … > Read More

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Hospital District bids farewell to Kettle

Election time is when some new leaders assume the mantle of civic responsibility. It is also a time when some established leaders say good-bye. And sometimes, it is when a giant takes leave, such as the case of the retiring … > Read More

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ICU project proceeding well

A new intensive care unit (ICU) for patients across the region is now rising above the excavated area at East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook. The building structure is proceeding well and the roof slab has just been completed. Masonry and … > Read More

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Tuck Shop – Christmas Craft Fair Dec. 6

On a recent visit to the Creston Valley Hospital, East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) Donna Grainger and Beth Bennett took time to stop and visit one of the other key funders in health care, the Creston Tuck Shop. President … > Read More

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Clients benefit from previous Starlite Campaign

East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) Starlite Campaign is preparing for its seventh annual appearance later this month. In the meantime, many health care departments have started to receive pieces of equipment secured from donations from the 2013 campaign. One … > Read More

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Celebrating National Philanthropy Day

Letter to the Editor Webster’s Dictionary states that philanthropy is: the practice of giving money and time to help make life better for other people; the desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of … > Read More

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Shrine Club supports CVH Pediatrics

The Creston Valley Shrine Club 35 recently made a donation of $623 to East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH).  The regional hospital foundation stewards funds for the Pediatric Unit of the Creston Valley Hospital. The Creston Shriners have been very … > Read More

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BPNS Tourney recognizes YKRS with $500 gift

Earlier this summer members from the Yahk Kingsgate Recreation Society (YKRS) lent a hand and watched for hole-in-one possibilities at the BPNS Golf Tournament in support of EKFH (East Kootenay Foundation for Health). Signature sponsors Boston Pizza (Trevor & Angela … > Read More

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Smile Cookies nets $15,680 for regional hospital

Tim Hortons brought more smiles to the East Kootenay Regional Hospital recently with its annual Smile Cookie campaign. For one week in September, Tim Hortons (two Cranbrook locations), the Cranbrook Health Care Auxiliary and East Kootenay Foundation for Health were … > Read More

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Lots to be thankful for at FW Green Home 

October 9 at the Dr. F. W. Green Home was a special day as the residential care facility welcomed the arrival of a new broda chair and four pulse oximeter compliments of a donation made earlier in the year to … > Read More

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