Size:

 

About the Chesley & District Health Services Foundation

The Chesley and District Memorial Hospital Foundation was created as a separate entity and by-laws were created in 1994.  Before this it had been a part of the governing Board of Directors of the hospital. Founding members of the Foundation are Robert Hutchinson - Chair, Guy Kirvan - Sec. Treas., Donna Thomson, Peter Loucks and Cliff Rier. The purpose of the Foundation was “to receive and maintain a fund or funds and to apply from time to time all or part thereof and the income therefrom to and for the benefit of the Chesley and District Memorial Hospital.”  At the time of its inception there were 5 directors. In 2004 a by-law was revised to increase the number of members to 11.  Nine of these members represent, and are elected from Chesley, Brant, Bentinck, Arran-Elderslie, Arran-Tara, Sullivan and the hospital Auxilliary. A representative also comes from the Board of Directors of the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, and the CEO and/or administrator of the Health Centre.  The name of the foundation also was updated in 2004.

 

All monies raised benefit health care at the Chesley site of the SBGHC, in the form of equipment or renovations.  Since 1994, with the generosity of the community, the Foundation has been able to purchase items and make renovations valuing almost 1.5 Million Dollars from 2000 to 2019.

 

www.sbghc.on.ca/
RSS Feed Foundation News
Next » Showing 1-1 of 6 entries.

CKNX Healthcare Heroes Radiothon

The 16th Annual CKNX Health Care Heroes Radiothon was held Saturday October 21, 2017 and aired live on CKNX am 920.  Last year's project, 2 defibrillators for Chesley Hospital have been purchased, received and training completed.  This year's project for the 17th Annual CKNX Radiothon, airing live Saturday, October 20, 2018, is the purchase of 4 new hospital beds, totalling $16,500.  And remember to join us at our Annual BBQ at the Chesley Grocery Store, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. as part of the Radiothon.

Any additional donations for future projects always are welcome.  The Chesley Foundation and Hospital thank CKNX and all who donated.  The patients, staff, volunteers and Foundation are extremely grateful for the strong community support.

More
Posted August 28, 2019 0 comments 0 recommendations
Next »
Read More
Events

CHRISTMAS LETTER

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Hanover Post & Owen Sound Sun Times

 

Thank You to everyone who donated to this year's 18th annual CKNX Health Care Heroes Radiothon as well as those who joined us at our BBQ at the Chesley Grocery Store. We are one step closer to the $30,567 needed for Chesley Hospital's new Hematology Point-of-Care Testing Analyzer. See you again next year!

Thanks to the generosity of the Chesley community last Christmas, we continue to fund a Physician Recruiter for Chesley and Chenelle Monk has been doing an amazing job, as evidenced, for one, by the smashing success of the Royal Gala. For any questions, information or general inquiries Chenelle can be reach at 519-377-2441 or chenelle@physicianrecruitmentchesley.com

Read More