THE FOUNDATION RECEIVES $1 MILLION
Mr. Ernest Lafortune has made the largest donation in the Foundation’s history, becoming the first individual to give $1 million in his lifetime to a foundation in the region. The entire contribution will be used to ensure the continuance of high quality work, and to improve the care and services offered by the ‘‘CSSS de […]Details
THE FOUNDATION RECEIVES BEQUEST OF $675,000
In March 2012, the Foundation announced that it had received the largest bequest in its history. The estate of Gaston Fontaine left $675,000 to help the Foundation realize its plan to improve meals delivery services for residents of La Pietà and Foyer du Bonheur.
ABOUT MR. GASTON FONTAINE
A lawyer, Mr. Gaston Fontaine was the […]Details
SUCCESS OF DEFI DES GRANDS VOYAGEURS
Défi des grands voyageurs a resounding success!
The Défi des grands voyageurs was a the Gatineau Health Foundation fundraising event to mark the 100th anniversary of the founding of the city of Gatineau first hospital. The event, in which some 92 Outaouais citizens took part, was held from August 7 to 21, […]Details
INTEGRATION OF CENTRE HOSPITALIER PIERRE-JANET (NEW MISSION FOR THE ‘’CSSS DE GATINEAU’’ AND THE FOUNDATION)
The ‘’Centre hospitalier Pierre-Janet’’ (Pierre-Janet Hospital) was integrated into the ‘’CSSS de Gatineau’’ in fall 2012. Since May 2013, the Gatineau Health Foundation has been officially responsible for the charity raising funds for the organization. The Foundation has thus become the only charity organization responsible for supporting the cause of mental health […]Details
THE FOUNDATION HAS CHANGED ITS NAME
The Foundation du ‘’CSSS de Gatineau’’ has changed its name. Since January 1, 2014, it has been called Fondation Santé Gatineau (Gatineau Health Foundation).
The goal of this change was to give our organization a simple identity that was easy to communicate. When the ‘‘CSSS de Gatineau’’ was founded in 2007, the Foundation included […]Details