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Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation (PECMHF) has funded medical equipment and capital expenses for our County hospital for over 30 years. We are looking for someone who wants to be part of the future of our beloved hospital as we prepare to undertake an exciting and challenging fundraising campaign … Read More

Wellington Elks give back to PECMHF

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The PECMH Foundation was pleased to receive a $1,000 donation from the Wellington Elks Lodge #566 on July 25. The Elks raised this money through barbecues, meat rolls and various other community activities. This contribution will be directed toward the Foundation’s current Picture of Health Campaign. This campaign focuses on … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 13

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By Monica Alyea “Champions aren’t made in the gym …”   There was a period in my life where I watched a fair bit of boxing. Even I was magnetized by Cassius Clay in the ’70’s. Later he would change his name to Muhammad Ali. He was gifted in his … Read More

David makes another happy return

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The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation started the day on a happy note with a gift of $100 from David Hepburn on behalf of his Many Happy Returns initiative. David’s family collected the empty wine bottles after the Uncork Canada wine tasting event at the Crystal Palace in June … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 12

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It’s Our Hospital – as appearing in the County Weekly News – July 13, 2017   By Fran Donaldson, Vice-Chair, PECMH Foundation   Recently, I addressed the Annual General Meeting of Quinte Healthcare Corporation on behalf of the Hospital Foundation. It was a good opportunity to provide an update and … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 11

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It’s Our Hospital   By Fran Donaldson Vice Chair, PECMH Foundation   What is Leo Finnegan up to now? He’s sitting very straight in his chair, with a soft blue plastic thing like a clothespin clamped to his nose, holding what looks like a hair dryer in his mouth. On … Read More

Celebrate Canada 150 with us.

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The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation presents The Great Canadian Trivia Challenge – Thursday, July 13 – 7 PM – Picton Elks Lodge – an evening of family fun mixed with Canadian trivia! Information attached. Pre- registration required (link below). $25/individual or $100/team of 4 to 6 players.   Trivia … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 10

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Doing Dialysis in Picton: A Personal Testimonial Peter Sheridan, Milford     Recently, several additional dialysis chairs became available in Picton. That news was welcomed by my wife and me and by other patients and families who no longer need to drive six or more hours weekly from the County … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 9

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As appearing in the Thursday, June 1 edition of the County Weekly News. By Fran Donaldson, Vice-Chair, PECMH Foundation Past President, PECMH Auxiliary   Over its 30 year history, many people have served on the Foundation’s Board. This week, we lose two directors and welcome a new one.   Leaving … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 8

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As appearing in the County Weekly News IT’S OUR HOSPITAL: How does the Foundation work?   By Garth Manning, Former Director of PECMH Foundation   Along with so many other motivated County residents, I spent and enjoyed my time as a Director of the Foundation a few years back. County … Read More

It’s Our Hospital – column 7

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It’s Our Hospital – appearing in the May 4, 2017 edition of the County Weekly News By Lillian Duffy PECMH Foundation Director   Four years ago I joined the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors. My background experience includes over 30 years of fund-raising with non-profit organizations, … Read More

Poppy fund donation a heartfelt gift

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The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation received $3,000 from the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 78 on April 27, 2017. The funds were collected through the 2016 Poppy Fund campaign, which raised approximately $18,000 from 50 poppy boxes in our community. The donation will be directed toward the Foundation’s current … Read More

It’s time to tee up for our hospital

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Help us Tee Up Fore Health Care again!   PICTON, April 20, 2017 – Realtors at RE/MAX Quinte Ltd. in Prince Edward County are again teeing up to improve the care patients receive at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital.   On Tuesday, June 13, 2017 RE/MAX Quinte Ltd. and the … Read More