Tag Archives: East Kootenay Foundation for Health

Rewards Points fundraiser provided $4,000 to Starlite

Who knew that grocery shopping could make a direct impact on health care? But that is exactly what happened thanks to a recent fundraiser for East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) Starlite Campaign. When SaveOn (Cranbrook) and Overwaitea Foods (Kimberley and … > Read More

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IH issues tender for EKRH ICU/electrical project

Interior Health (IH) took another big step towards East Kootenay Regional Hospital’s new intensive care unit and upgraded electrical system today when it released the tender for a general contractor for the project. “I’m pleased to see a project that … > Read More

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EKFH honoured to do celebratory puck drop

East Kootenay Foundation for Health Chair Brian Clifford and Donna Grainger, Executive Director, were given the honour to join Kootenay ICE Captain Sam Reinhart and ICE representative Tiffany Johnson and Calgary Hitmen Captain Jaynen Rissling at centre ice Feb. 1 to … > Read More

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Reinhart Bobble Head promo welcomed by ICE fans

East Kootenay Foundation for Health recently hosted a special Kootenay ICE ‘Sam Reinhart Bobble Head Night’ as a way to show the community its gratitude for the continued outpouring of support to EKFH and its many different ICE fundraisers over … > Read More

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EKFH blessed with $130,699 for Starlite Campaign

When the East Kootenay Foundation for Health launched its sixth annual Starlite Campaign the focus on fundraising was to support and strengthen health initiatives in the East Kootenay. Now as the campaign closes the unbelievable generosity of people living in … > Read More

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Dragonboaters’ $3,000 to Starlite and breast cancer care

Their commitment to supporting breast cancer care never ceases. Last week East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s Starlite Campaign received an additional boost of support thanks to a second gift of $3,000 from the Abreast in the Rockies Dragonboat Association. The … > Read More

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Fans recognize Reinhart with $5,322.17

Bobble heads next East Kootenay Foundation for Health and the Kootenay ICE are preparing to say thanks to ICE fans for their continued support of the Starlite Campaign. In early December EKFH put out a call for fans to show … > Read More

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Family honours daughter’s wishes

Even though it is one of the most difficult times of their life, Michelle Evans and Laine Evans of Cranbrook recently reached out to East Kootenay Foundation for Health to fulfill a wish of their daughter. Regrettably their 18-year-old daughter … > Read More

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17 stars lit ~ fundraising continues toward final goal

With the New Year underway East Kootenay Foundation for Health is proud to share that it’s Starlite Campaign with a goal of supporting and strengthening health care initiatives made one of its first campaign goals. The sixth annual campaign had … > Read More

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Denham Ford’s truck shoot nets $1,497 for Starlite

“The generosity of the people in our community never ceases to amaze me especially around the time the foundation hosts its annual Starlite Campaign,” says EKFH Executive Director Donna Grainger. In her remarks Grainger is referring to the recent success … > Read More

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