We are proud to present the 2021-24 Strategic Plan for the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation. The mission, vision and values will guide the Foundation and all we do as we work towards achieving the goals and priorities to deliver transformational health care to our community.
We are excited to share the Region of Durham is contributing up to $37.5 million to the redevelopment and expansion project for Bowmanville Hospital. This is another tremendous milestone for the We Care, We Can campaign, the future of Bowmanville Hospital and health care in Clarington and across the Durham Region.
Thank you to the Region of Durham for this landmark investment in health care for people and families across our growing communities and region!
Listen to Lakeridge Health President and CEO, Cynthia Davis and Bowmanville Hospital Foundation CEO, Frank Cerisano speak with Terry Johnston about the investment on CKDO Radio here!
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2021 is off to an exciting start for the Clarington community and the We Care, We Can campaign.
On Monday, January 11, 2021, MPP Lindsey Park announced a $2.5 million planning grant from the Provincial government in support of the redevelopment of Bowmanville Hospital. In addition, Bowmanville Hospital will receive support for the development of an interim helipad which will allow for safe transfers of critical patients to and from the Hospital while the redevelopment project is being completed. Thank you to MPP Lindsey Park and our Provincial partners for their continued support in improving healthcare in the Clarington community.
This exciting news has allowed the Foundation to move one step closer to achieving the goals of our redevelopment campaign. Stay tuned to our website and social media pages for more exciting updates!
You can learn more about the announcement at https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/59912/ontario-supports-the-redevelopment-of-the-bowmanville-hospital.
BOWMANVILLE, ON – John Greenfield of the Bowmanville Legion Branch #178 ~ Poppy Fund, presented Kirk Kemp, Chair of the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation’s We Care, We Can Campaign and the Foundation’s CEO, Frank Cerisano, with a cheque for $15,000.00. The funds were raised through the Branch’s annual Poppy Campaign and will be directed to the Foundation’s “Equipped for Care” Fundraiser, which will go to support the purchase of new vital signs monitors for Bowmanville Hospital.
We are thrilled to let you know that the Ministry of Health & Long Term Care announced that they will be funding the future redevelopment and expansion project for Bowmanville Hospital.
The Kemp family has pledged a $2 million-dollar gift in support of the redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital. This leadership gift is the largest gift ever received by the Foundation in support of the Hospital.
Click here to listen to Frank Cerisano, Chief Executive Officer of Bowmanville Hospital Foundation and Tom McHugh, Executive Vice President Patient Services & Regional Vice-President, Cancer Service, discuss the Kemp Family donation on the KX96 Morning Ride with Ellis & Archer.
Thanks to the support of our sponsors, donors and guests, the Foundation raised an incredible $381,174 gross in proceeds which will be used to purchase 26 new stretchers and mattresses and support redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital – our most successful in 32 years of our Gala’s history!
St Marys Cement Bowmanville (part of international building materials supplier, Votorantim Cimentos) surprised Board members, guests and staff with a surprise $250,000 pledge to Bowmanville Hospital’s redevelopment at the 2018 A Midsummer Night’s Dream Gala. Celebrating their 50th anniversary in Bowmanville in 2018, St Marys Cement has proudly supported Bowmanville Hospital Foundation for 21 of those 50 years!
Listen to Frank Cerisano, Chief Executive Officer of Bowmanville Hospital Foundation and Tanya Pardy, Human Resources Manager of St Marys Cement Bowmanville discuss the donation on the KX96 Morning Ride with Ellis & Archer.
On Thursday, December 6, 2018, the Association of Hospital Volunteers – Bowmanville announced a $1,000,000 gift to the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation in support of the redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital.
Surrounded by fellow volunteer members of the Association, friends, community leaders and Hospital staff, Past-President, Jocelyn Pierrepont, stepped forward to show the Association’s commitment to Bowmanville Hospital with the announcement of this leadership gift.
On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation hosted a special Campaign Presentation & Celebration at the Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex where they announced a new Campaign Cabinet, Campaign Logo and an incredible $5-million gift from the Municipality of Clarington.
Listen to Frank Cerisano, Chief Executive Officer of Bowmanville Hospital Foundation, Kirk Kemp, Campaign Cabinet Chair and President of Algoma Orchards Ltd., and Mayor Adrian Foster, Municipality of Clarington discuss the announcement.
On the KX96 Morning Ride with Ellis & Archer:
On the CKDO Morning Show with Terry Johnston:
The Hennessey family had a lot to celebrate this Family Day. While watching the Peterborough Petes play the Niagara Ice Dogs, Steve Hennessey announced a $100,000 gift to the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation. This gift will go to support the redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital and is made in honour of Kathleen Hennessey who was fondly remembered.
On June 26, 2019, the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation’s Annual General Meeting finished with a special leadership gift announcement. Chris Kooy, Chair, Bowmanville Hospital Foundation, was pleased to announce a $500,000 pledge from Edmond and Sylvia Vanhaverbeke and The Edmond & Sylvia Vanhaverbeke Foundation. This gift will be directed to the We Care, We Can Campaign in support of the redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital.
On October 25, 2019, the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation hosted their Annual Fundraising Gala, The Venetian Masquerade Ball. Halminen Homes, the event’s Venue Sponsor, topped the evening when Campaign Chair, Kirk Kemp announced The Halminen Family Foundation & Lakeside Self Storage’s $2-million-and-1-dollar pledge to the hospital’s redevelopment and expansion project. This is the largest personal gift to be received by the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation.
Thanks to the support of our sponsors, donors and guests, the Foundation raised an incredible $475,000 in gross revenue for the redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital – our most successful in 33 years of our Gala’s history!