News & other insights


Fraudulent e-mail and phone solicitation warning

August 1st, 2017

It has come to our attention that fraudulent phone solicitations, emails and grant requests claiming to be from or associated with St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation may be circulating. These… read more

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KW Hydro celebrates a month of “Red Day Fridays”

July 28th, 2017

In conjunction with their celebration of Red Day 2017, KW Hydro staff decided to direct the proceeds of their weekly “Dress Down Days”  – and then opted to take things… read more


The Boardwalk celebrates completion

July 20th, 2017

5 years ago, late in the afternoon of July 19, 2012, the KW community celebrated the groundbreaking for the Medical Centre at The Boardwalk. Today, The Boardwalk celebrates, in health… read more


2017 Manulife LPGA Classic

June 12th, 2017

The 2017 Manulife LPGA Classic contribution of $417,536 to St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation brings the six year total of support to over $6 million. Heartfelt thanks you to all throughout… read more


The May Court Shop comes to St. Mary’s

February 14th, 2017

On Tuesday February 28, be sure to stop by the lobby at St. Mary’s General hospital. The May Court Club, long time supporters of St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation, will… read more


“Cost of Care” CTV Kitchener Series

December 23rd, 2016

“Cost of Care”, a three-part series developed by CTV Kitchener news reporter Tyler Calver broadcast on December 20 – 22, 2017. Delving into the question of “who pays for hospitals?”, Calver… read more

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RTO Golf Tournament

December 15th, 2016

A special thank you to the RTO Golf Tournament as they celebrate their 20th anniversary of supporting healthcare in our community. In September 2016,  the tournament, along with the support… read more


St. Mary’s #1 in Canada for Patient Safety

December 1st, 2016

For the second time in five years, St. Mary’s celebrates having the lowest Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio (HSMR) of hospitals in Canada, a key indicator of patient safety. This achievement… read more


Susan Dusick Named Foundation President

November 18th, 2016

The board of the St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Dusick to the permanent position of President, St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation. Susan… read more


Kitchener-Conestoga Rotary | Dream Home Update

November 3rd, 2016

Dear Local Supporter, For 30 years, we are grateful to have been able to count on supporters like you to make the Kitchener-Conestoga Rotary Dream Home a success.   Your… read more