McHappy Day 2019
We are proud to announce that we are once again fortunate to be a beneficiary for McHappy Day®. The annual fundraising event will take place on Wednesday, May 8th this year. For every Big Mac®, Happy Meal® or hot McCafé® drink sold, $ 1 will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House Charities and local […]Read more
Le gouvernement du Québec inaugure les nouveaux locaux de la Maison de naissance de l’Outaouais
Gatineau, le 29 février 2016 – Le ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux, monsieur Gaétan Barrette, la ministre de la Justice et ministre responsable de la région de l’Outaouais, madame Stéphanie Vallée, ainsi que le député de Chapleau, monsieur Marc Carrière, ont aujourd’hui participé à l’inauguration du nouvel édifice accueillant la Maison de […]Read more
Newborns are safe thanks to M. Gilles Lalonde
The acquisition of an electronic bracelet system for newborns at the Gatineau Hospital was made possible through a donation of $ 100,000 from Mr. Gilles Lalonde,Jean Coutu Group affiliated pharmacist and owner. The Gatineau Hospital is the second hospital in Quebec to hold such a system. The arrival of a child is […]Read more
Ottawa Senators Foundation to invest $125,000 in support of Mental Health in Outaouais
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The Ottawa Senators Foundation will donate $125,000 over five years to the Gatineau Health Foundation for its scholarship program for people […]Read more
Le Défi Ski Santé 2015 ; tout un succès !
Jeudi le 26 mars dernier s’est déroulée la 14e édition du Défi Ski Santé 2015, un marathon où les skieurs et planchistes dévalent les pentes de ski du Camp Fortune pour une période de quatre heures consécutives pour la cause. Tous les fonds amassés serviront à la construction d’une nouvelle clinique de pneumologie pour le […]Read more
Launch or the 4th edition of La Marche en Rose
Gatineau, March 24, 2015 — The honorary president of La Marche en Rose 2015, Céline Bériault, BRIGIL’s first vice-president, the organizing committee and the Gatineau Health Foundation invites the population of the Outaouais region to participate in the 4th edition of La Marche en Rose. This walk of hope and solidarity will be held Saturday, […]Read more
Cutting Edge Technology in Nuclear Medicine: First Imaging System of its Kind in Canada
GATINEAU, March 19, 2015 – Today at the Hull’s Hospital, the Gatineau Health Foundation and the ‘’CSSS de Gatineau’’ unveiled the most technologically advanced nuclear medicine equipment in the world and a first in Canada: the SPECT/TDM Symbia Intevo™ gamma camera system with xSPECT Bone, IQ-SPECT and T16 options.
The SPECT/TDM gamma […]Read more
$500,000 Leadership Gift from Mr. Gilles Desjardins
GATINEAU, November 7th, 2014 – The Gatineau Health Foundation is excited to announce that Mr. Gilles Desjardins, Brigil chairman and distinguished citizen, confirmed today a $500,000 leadership donation. Following this gift, his contribution towards the Foundation will amount to nearly 1.5 million dollars, the largest sum ever devolved since its creation.
During a public […]Read more
MORE THAN SUCCESSFUL ACTIVITIES
Congradulations to all participants of the ”Cyclotour Santé Outaouais” and ”La Marche en Rose 2014. All funds raised from these activities will be used to finance the purchase of a digital mammography device. Cyclotour Santé Outaouais
The first edition of the ‘’Cyclotour Santé’’ presented by Marcil Lavallée, was successful. On […]Read more
SYRIAN DINER TO PROFIT THE GATINEAU HEALTH FOUNDATION
Mr George Garzouzi of the Syrian League of Canada organized a benefit dinner at Resto -Bar Aylmer Marina on September 28th to benefit the Gatineau Health Foundation. The event was attended by over 100 people from the Syrian and Lebanese community of the capital and was able to raise $ 4,500 for the ‘’CSSS de […]Read more
CONGRATULATIONS TO PARTNERS IN ACTION AWARD RECIPIENTS
At the May 20 recognition evening the Foundation handed out its annual Partners in Action awards, which it gives to members of the community who have organized a fundraising event on its behalf. These events must stand out for their originality and innovation, for generating large amounts of funds, for their community outreach, and for […]Read more
A WALK BY AND FOR CHILDREN
As part of student sport and physical education month, grade 4, 5 and 6 students from École de l’Envolée, École Carle and École de la Montée walked in support of schoolmates and friends who are inpatients at the Gatineau Hospital. In the presence of Merlin the Enchanter (the COPAIN mascot), the students gave the Gatineau […]Read more
CONGRATULATIONS TO ‘’PRIX MÉRITE DE LA PHILANTHROPIE’’ RECIPIENTS
On May 20 the Foundation held its fifth annual recognition evening, at which a number of awards were given out to philanthropists who have played an important role in our success. Among others, the ‘’Prix Mérite de la Philanthropie ‘’ (Philanthropy Award) recognizes the outstanding contribution of a donor (individual or organization) to the cause […]Read more
The Foundation presented Steve Heafey with a framed certificate for an important contribution to help build the ‘’CSSS de Gatineau’s’’ orthopedic clinic – making the Heafey Group one of our Benefactor Ambassadors. Photo, left to right: Marc Villeneuve, CEO, Gatineau Health Foundation; Steve Heafey, Vice-President, Heafey Group; Maryse Roberge, Major and Plan Gift […]Read more
DONATION BY MR. GUY ROCHELEAU
Mr. Guy Rocheleau maintained his philanthropic gesture with a donation of $10,930 to help build the new orthopedic clinic. Photo (left to right): Maryse Roberge, Major and Plan Gift Advisor, Gatineau Health Foundation; Mr. Guy Rocheleau; Jean Bernier, Development and Communications Director, Gatineau Health Foundation.Read more
FONDATION DU CSSS DE GATINEAU CHANGES ITS NAME
Effective January 1, 2014, the Fondation du CSSS de Gatineau will change its name to Fondation Santé Gatineau (Gatineau Health Foundation)
We are adopting this change to give our organization a simple identity that is easy to communicate…Read more
NEW BEDS FOR OUR PATIENTS!
The Gatineau Health Foundation placed a commemorative plaque at La Pietà in memory of Mr. Pierre B. Morin, and in honour of the exceptional contribution of his widow, Mrs. Marguerite Morin, who made this donation in memory of her late husband. The donation allowed La Pietà and Foyer du Bonheur to buy electric […]Read more
MS. CLAUDETTE TREMBLAY, LOTO SANTE 2014 GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Congratulations to Ms. Claudette Tremblay, who has won the grand prize of the 15th Loto Santé ($150,000 in cash). Ms. Tremblay has worked for the ‘’ CSSS de Gatineau’’ for 34 years, and will soon retire. With her new winnings, she can live big dreams in her retirement! Congratulations again, and many success […]Read more
SECOND CUP (GREBER BOULEVARD) DONATES TO THE GATINEAU HEALTH FOUDATION
The Second Cup on Gatineau’s Boulevard Gréber is a business that cares about the well-being of its community, and has contributed to it in an original way.
In March and April, 2014, owner Julie Nassif and manager Kristine Bernard put a beautiful painting up for auction. The artwork sold for $600, which was donated to […]Read more
SPECIAL TOUR OF NEW HULL HOSPITAL PHARMACY
On February 19 there was a media event introducing the new Hull Hospital pharmacy to the public, where the Foundation recognized the generous donors that had contributed to the project. The total project required $2.6 million in funding. The Foundation surpassed its target of $300,000, raising a total of $338,720. We wish to thank […]Read more
THIRD ANNUAL LA MARCHE EN ROSE IS LAUNCHED!
On April 1 the Foundation launched the third annual La Marche en Rose, a 30-km walk through the streets of Gatineau to raise funds for breast cancer prevention and treatment. Its second edition in 2013 was a resounding success, doubling the number of participants from the first year and raising a record $103,480 […]Read more
FIRST EDITION OF CYCLOTOUR SANTÉ OUTAOUAIS, PRESENTED BY MARCIL LAVALLÉE
On April 9, the Fondation held a press conference to mark the first edition of the Cyclotour santé Outaouais, a one-of-a-kind cycling event in Outaouais that will take place on September 13, 2014. For the first edition, sport cyclists and families will ride to raise funds to help the ‘’CSSS de Gatineau’’ Cancer […]Read more