In the Media

Dr. Barbara Hazlett Editorial

Our Official Media Sponsors, The Wellington Advertiser, invite you to once again "Share in our Story".  On December 9, 2016, they featured the incredible story of Dr. Barbara Hazlett. Dr. Hazlett's family recently advised Groves Hospital Foundation of the news that she left a generous $33,000 donation to the New Groves Hospital Project. Dr. Hazlett was a physician and authority on diabetes at Toronto General Hospital for many years, after which she volunteered with the GHVA for over 20 years. Thank you to the family of Dr. Barbara Hazlett for sharing her inspirational story.

News Release: Groves Memorial Community Hospital Request for Proposals (RFP) Close

The request for proposals stage has closed for shortlisted teams to submit bids to design, build and finance the new Groves Memorial Community Hospital. Infrastructure Ontario and Groves Memorial Community Hospital will now evaluate the proposals, select a preferred bidder, and then negotiate a final contract. A fairness monitor will oversee the entire process and the successful bidder is expected to be announced in the summer of 2017. Please read the attached media release for detailed information.

Rotary Club of Fergus-Elora Editorial

Our official media sponsors, The Wellington Advertiser, shared another instalment in our "Share in Our Story" feature. On November 18, 2016, they featured the Rotary Club of Fergus-Elora and their $100,000 pledge to the New Groves Hospital. Combined with their $250,000 gift to the Redevelopment Project; the Rotary have donated over $350,000 to build the New Groves. This year the Rotary Club of Fergus-Elora celebrate "50 Years of Serving our Community".The generosity and commitment of the Rotary's Members is inspirational.

CIBC Editorial

October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Canada, so Groves Hospital Foundation & our official media sponsors The Wellington Advertiser would like you to "Share in Our Story". In the October 28, 2016 newspaper we announced the inspiring $100,000 donation made by CIBC in support of the New Groves Hospital Project, which will name the Digital Mammography Suite at the New Hospital. Thank you CIBC for your generous ongoing support of early detection and diagnosis at Groves Hospital! 

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RBC Royal Bank Editorial

On October 7, 2016, The Wellington Advertiser published Groves Hospital Foundation's "Share in Our Story" editorial on RBC Royal Bank. The amazing $175,000 pledge made by RBC Royal Bank marked the largest single gift ever made by a financial institution in the 14 year history of Groves Foundation and continues the fantastic support RBC offers (they have also supported Nursing Education with annual grants since 2009). 

The Nightingale Family Editorial

Our official Media Sponsor, The Wellington Advertiser, is featuring another exciting instalment in Groves Hospital Foundation's "Share in our Story" feature. This week's announcement shares the excellent patient experience of the Nightingale Family, which inspired their generous $25,000 gift to the New Groves Hospital Project. Thank you to the Nightingale Family for sharing their story and giving to the future of health and wellness in Centre Wellington!

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