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WR Portuguese Business Community Gives Back

December 22nd, 2017

St. Mary’s is sincerely grateful for the ongoing generous support of the Waterloo Region Portuguese Business and Professional Association (WRPBPA). Through the efforts of their annual golf tournament, this year a donation… read more

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St. Mary’s Continues as a Top Hospital in Canada for Patient Safety

November 30th, 2017

St. Mary’s General Hospital continues to be recognized as one of the safest acute care hospitals in Canada, achieving the third best score for Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio (HSMR), a key… read more

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“Lip Off KW” Supports Victims of Human Trafficking

November 24th, 2017

On November 7th, community members, workplaces and dignitaries donned the personas of their favourite bands for LipOff KW – a lip sync battle like no other! Proceeds of the 2017… read more

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We’re Hiring! | Communications & Special Events Coordinator

November 20th, 2017

Communications & Special Events Coordinator (Maternity Leave Contract 18 months )   The Opportunity Reporting to the Director of Communications and Community Engagement, the Communications and Special Events Coordinator will… read more

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National Report Shows Cardiac Care at St. Mary’s Among Best in Canada

November 15th, 2017

October 31, 2017 (Kitchener) In a new national report on quality outcomes at Canada’s 38 cardiac centres, St. Mary’s Regional Cardiac Care Centre (RCC) performed better than the national average… read more

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Cameron Chinese | An iconic restaurant with a big heart!

November 9th, 2017

On Saturday October 21st,  Cameron Chinese Seafood Restaurant was buzzing with excitement!  Owners of this iconic local restaurant hosted its first ever  dedicated day of fundraising for St. Mary’s General Hospital… read more

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East Indian Walkathon does it again!

November 1st, 2017

East Indian Walkathon 2017

The East Indian community came together once again on September 17th for their annual Walkathon. The efforts of this fun family event held at University of Waterloo campus contributed a total of $15,464.00… read more

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WCCA supports Pete Viol’s Canadian Heartbeat Tour

September 11th, 2017

Thank you to the Waterloo Region Chinese Community Association (WCCA)  for their generous $10,000 donation in support of Sergeant Pete Viol on his 2017 Canadian Heartbeat Tour; a 4,300km bike ride… read more

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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

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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