Tag Archives: East Kootenay Foundation for Health

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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Lions’ Club Walk-a-thon nets $8,675 

Individually they make notable contributions to the communities they live in but together the prowess of the Lions Clubs of Windermere District, Fairmont, Wasa Lake and Golden (Zone E10) is remarkable. Recently the four clubs joined together to create the … > Read More

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Pink Garden Tea gift for Creston ER & Pediatrics

Just imagine sitting in a beautiful garden surrounded by flowers and gorgeous scenery with the scents of freshly baked scones and teas brewing filling your senses.  You may think it is imagination when in fact this is exactly what takes … > Read More

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Celebrating Health Care Phantom visits Radium

The second annual Celebrating Health Care Phantom Campaign kicked off in the Columbia Valley on September 1 and continues through to October 31. The donation drive, a joint partnership between Kootenay Savings and the East Kootenay Foundation for Health, is … > Read More

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Windfall leads to $10,000 gift for workplace

When Danielle St. Jean of Cranbrook received a call from Bree Protasiewich, Manager of Cranbrook Mitsubishi advising her that she had just won $10,000 as part of an August promotion by the company, she was overjoyed. However, it was the … > Read More

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Starlite Campaign will start with Judy’s Star

For the second year in a row the residents, managers and owners of the Eagles Nest RV Resort in Moyie will take the honour of lighting the first star of East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s annual Starlite Campaign. The resort … > Read More

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BPNS Charity Tournament keeps on giving

The Boston Pizza Northstar Par 3 Charity Golf Tournament held in late August was certainly a major success for East Kootenay Foundation for Health and the regional hospital with seven vital signs monitors already on order. The undertaking of the … > Read More

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Scope of hospital upgrade changing

Something unusual occurred at the Kootenay East Regional Hospital District (KERHD) board meeting Oct. 3. Interior Health (IH) representatives addressing the board received a warm round of applause. Usually on the spot with hard questions and criticism whenever they appear … > Read More

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