Foundation News – Donation Gratitude

Nov 10, 2023

Circle of Giving Purchases $26,000 Ventilator For DRDH

A $26,000 ventilator was purchased for Deep River and District Health by the Circle of Giving (our monthly donation club) and it arrived earlier this week! This crucial piece of medical equipment comes as a much-needed replacement for the previous model, which had exceeded its operational lifespan.

Nov 1, 2023

The Beer Store (Deep River) Helps Out Closer To Home

Thanks to the The Beer Store in Deep River for raising $384.05 this year for the DRDH Closer To Home campaign through empty bottle returns and donations from customers. We appreciate everyone who participated in this initiative!

Sep 14, 2023

Tilson and Tennant Pledge $30,000 Towards Closer To Home

We would like to thank Doug Tennant and Jeannie Tilson for making a $30,000 pledge to the Closer To Home campaign to build a 96-bed Long-Term Care Home in Deep River.

Sep 12, 2023

$225,000 Gift Leads To Closer To Home Campaign Milestone

In a heartwarming development for our community, an anonymous long-time resident of the area has just made a multi-year leadership pledge of $225,000 towards the Closer To Home campaign at the Deep River & District Hospital. This generous contribution brings the campaign one giant leap closer to its $2.5 million target.

Aug 4, 2023

Kailynne Clemens-LeBel Becomes Youngest Person On Tree of Caring

Today, Kailynne Clemens-LeBel became the youngest person on our Tree of Caring by raising $1,200 for the Closer To Home campaign!

Jul 21, 2023

Philipose Family Donates $15,261 to Closer To Home

Special thanks to Ken & Leela Philipose for their recent donation of $15,261 to the Closer To Home campaign to help build a 96-bed Long-Term Care Home in Deep River!

Jun 5, 2023

James J. Hickey Realty Supports Run For Home 2023 As Gold Sponsor

Kevin Hickey has been a strong supporter of the Deep River & District Hospital Foundation for many years. Thank you again!

May 31, 2023

Ontario Power Generation Supports Closer To Home Campaign with a $10,000 Donation

The Deep River & District Hospital Foundation has received a generous donation of $10,000 from Ontario Power Generation (OPG) to support the Closer To Home Campaign.

May 10, 2023

86 Bistro & Market is Gold Sponsor For Run For Home 2023

Thanks to Run For Home GOLD sponsor 86 Bistro & Market, who will be serving the lunch and selling alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages on June 24th.

Apr 26, 2023

RE/MAX Pembroke Is Run For Home 2023 Champion Sponsor

A huge thanks to our Champion 2023 Run For Home Sponsor: Re/Max Pembroke Realty Ltd.!

Feb 28, 2023

Early Bird Winner Donates $1K Prize Back To Closer To Home

We'd like to celebrate P. Mani for donating his $1K February Early Bird Prize back to the Closer To Home campaign! Thank you very much for this generous decision.

Jan 27, 2023

7th Annual Robbie Burns Celebration Raises $1K For Closer To Home

On January 21st, attendees were treated to an unforgettable evening at the 7th Annual Robbie Burns Supper at the Chalk River & Area Lions Club.

Jan 11, 2023

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 517 Donates $10,446

We were pleased to receive a $10,446 donation from the Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 517 in Petawawa.

Dec 6, 2022

Trim The Tree 2022 - A Huge Success!

Thanks to the generosity of our community, we raised a record $6,355 from ornament dedications this year.

Nov 25, 2022

Tree Of Caring: Nov 2022 Upgrades & New Names

These names below have been added or upgraded on the Tree of Caring in the DRDH lobby. We are grateful for these individuals and corporations for their generous support. Thank you!

Nov 24, 2022

Why I Give: "The Crafty Giar-affe" $1K Donation

"The DRDHF has always been close to my heart. Our youngest son was born there and my elderly father chose to come and live with us in his final year because he loved “our little hospital”.

Nov 3, 2022

Mackenzie Student Raises $917 With Lucky Candy Guess

We appreciate the generous sponsorship from Cahoon’s Pharmasave and the support from Deep River Symphony Orchestra.

Oct 17, 2022

The Beer Store Donates $818

After employees of the local store selected DRDHF as their charity of choice, funds were raised through empty bottle returns along with donations from their customers between July 4th and August 28th, 2022.

Oct 3, 2022

WCCT Donates $10,000 Towards Closer To Home

WCCT (Weesoe Community Communication Technologies) is a community-based, volunteer-supported ‘not-for-profit’ corporation set up to, among other things, provide an on-going source of funding key to sustaining the Deep River & District Hospital.

Sep 14, 2022

Campaign Receives $25,000 Pledge From DRDH Executive Leadership

The Deep River & District Hospital (DRDH) Executive Team recently made a combined personal pledge of $25,000 towards the Closer to Home campaign.

Sep 8, 2022

Valley Hitching Post Ranch Holds Open House Fundraiser

They had pony rides, pop-up vendors, yard sale items, games, and a BBQ, with all proceeds going towards the Closer To Home campaign.

Aug 8, 2022

Carroll CPA Presents $5,000 For Golf Title Sponsorship

Thanks to Carroll CPA for being the Presenting Sponsor of our 20th Annual DRDH Golf Tournament!