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Northstar and BP ready to giveaway 19 vehicles

It`s baaaaack… the Boston Pizza/Northstar Motors fourth annual Par 3 Charity Golf Tournament is taking place on Friday, August 21, at the Cranbrook Golf Course! This much-loved unique tournament features a hole-in-one prize of a brand new vehicle on every hole … > Read More

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EKFH funds new beds at Elk Valley Hospital

The Elk Valley Hospital recently welcomed the arrival of two new low profile beds thanks to $14,000 in funding from the East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH). High beds are a safety concern. Lowering the bed helps promote patient safety and … > Read More

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Raffle helps out ICU

A logging truck full of dry larch was the top prize in a raffle to raise funds for the new ICU currently under construction at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital. The logging truck full of larch was generously donated by … > Read More

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Two exceptional gifts from Fairmont Lions

Two weeks ago, under a bright blue sky a full slate of 144 golfers hit the links at the annual Fairmont Lions Coy’s Golf Fun Day. The tournament, now in its 26th year, is one of the more popular golf events … > Read More

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Jewels on Ninth recognizes ICU with $2,000

The East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU team is getting excited about the department’s move to the new six-bed unit in the spring of 2016. This new addition to the regional hospital replaces the current four-bed unit and will also include two … > Read More

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Every dollar donated in June qualifies EKFH to win $10k

The summer can be challenging for charities – typically a time with lower supporter engagement and a decline in donations. The solution? The Great Canadian Giving Challenge! Launching this year for the first time, it encourages Canadians to donate in … > Read More

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Canfor program provides $9,000 for ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU Redevelopment Campaign has received another major gift thanks to Canfor. Canfor’s East Kootenay Operations is dedicating $9,000 from its charitable giving program to support the hospital foundation’s fundraising effort to … > Read More

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Radio-thon raised $3,800 for Transport Ventilator

A few weeks ago the Golden Hospital announced its desire to fundraise for a new transport ventilator that would provide the necessary support to transfer critical patients to other hospitals outside of Golden. The plea is to raise $43,000 through … > Read More

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Lions support EKFH with $500 for ICU

Last week members of the Cranbrook Lions Club paid special visits to a few Cranbrook charities presenting them with donations that support each charity’s mission. One of the surprise visits caught East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) Donna Grainger off … > Read More

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Beachcomber Spring Splash raises $554.45 for EKRH

Donna Grainger, East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) Executive Director accepts a donation for the foundation’s general purpose fund from Beachcomber’s Murray Floyd, Shane Ouilette, Julie Hills and Shandi Hyggen. The funds were raised through the company’s Spring Splash Sales event. … > Read More

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