Tag Archives: Children’s Hospital Foundation

Grande on the Move: Downtown BIZ CEO Tackling Bigger Challenges

Grande on the Move: Downtown BIZ CEO Tackling Bigger Challenges

Stefano Grande
Stefano Grande, executive director of the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, speaks during a news conference at Siloam Mission to unveil the CEO Sleepout participants on Thursday, September 12, 2013. (SHANE GIBSON / FILE)

The boss of the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is leaving to take on new challenges this fall.

CEO Stefano Grande has announced he will be leaving the BIZ in mid-September to fill the role of president and CEO of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba.

Continue Reading

Advertisements

Did You Leave a Stuffed Friend Behind at the Teddy Bears’ Picnic?

Did You Leave a Stuffed Friend Behind at the Teddy Bears’ Picnic?

Teddy Bears' Picnic
These stuffed animals were sadly left behind at Sunday’s Teddy Bears’ Picnic. (CHFM / HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — There’s always a few stragglers who can’t seem to find their way home from the Teddy Bears’ Picnic.

Sunday’s 32nd annual picnic at Assiniboine Park attracted more than 40,000 people, but some of its stuffed guests were left behind.

Continue Reading

Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Loyalty Bonus Deadline at Midnight

Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Loyalty Bonus Deadline at Midnight

The following is a paid advertorial on behalf of the Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery.

Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Bonus

It’s the last day to get your name in for the Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery loyalty bonus.

Until midnight tonight, you can enter to win vacations, a new car, or cash — winner chooses a $30,000 holiday package (from Great Canadian Travel), or your choice of a 2018 Ford Ecosport SE AWD (valued at $29,389), 2018 Honda HR-V EX 2WD (valued at $28,000), or 2018 VW Golf Comfortline (valued at $29,500).

Continue Reading

Sports Highlights

Donations Flow to HSC Pediatric Cardiology Relocation Project

Donations Flow to HSC Pediatric Cardiology Relocation Project

Children's Hospital - HSC
The pediatric cardiology clinic at the Children’s Hospital-HSC Winnipeg will be relocating to this vacant space at the new HSC Diagnostic Centre of Excellence. (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — The pediatric cardiology clinic at the Children’s Hospital-HSC Winnipeg is relocating and expanding after reaching capacity.

The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba has spearheaded a $3.5 million fundraising campaign to help the hospital centralize its clinic next to the new HSC Diagnostic Centre of Excellence building.

Continue Reading

Children’s Hospital Foundation Lands $40K Police Donation

Children’s Hospital Foundation Lands $40K Police Donation

WPA - CHFM
George Van Mackelbergh, WPA vice-president; Abigail Stewart, CHF Champion Child; Moe Sabourin, president, Winnipeg Police Association; Gary Rozak, acting president and CEO, Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba during a cheque presentation on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. (HANDOUT)

The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba received a giant cheque Tuesday from the Winnipeg Police Association.

The WPA donated $40,000 as raised from the WPA Charity Ball last April.

Continue Reading

Book Market Opens to Support Children’s Hospital

Book Market Opens to Support Children’s Hospital

Book Market
A volunteer sorts books at a previous year’s Children’s Hospital Book Market at St. Vital Centre. (TED GRANT / CHRISD.CA FILE)

WINNIPEG — Book lovers can flip through new reading material at the annual Children’s Hospital Book Market.

Thousands of books in more than 65 categories are available September 28-30 at St. Vital Centre, with all funds going to support the ongoing operations of the Children’s Hospital libraries and the Children’s Hospital Television (CHTV) station.

Continue Reading

Lose Your Best Friend at the Teddy Bears’ Picnic?

Lose Your Best Friend at the Teddy Bears’ Picnic?

Lost Teddy Bears
Some of the lost stuffed animals from Sunday’s Teddy Bears’ Picnic. (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — Some teddy bears who attended the Teddy Bears’ Picnic on Sunday received an unexpected overnight stay in the hospital.

The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba took in the stray stuffed animals after they somehow lost their owners.

Continue Reading

logo