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In Memory of Palma Lavalle, Family and Friends Donate to Humber River Hospital Post Thumbnail

In Memory of Palma Lavalle, Family and Friends Donate to Humber River Hospital

Palma Lavalle emigrated from Italy in the early 1950s to be with her late husband Rocco, the love of her…

February 13, 2019
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Announcing our 2019 Doctor of Philanthropy: Dr. Sebastian Rodriguez

At this year’s River Ball: Moonlight Midway By The River Humber River Hospital Foundation is proud to present Dr. Sebastian…

February 6, 2019
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Hernia Repair using the da Vinci Surgical Robot: Gordon’s Story

Last year, Humber River Hospital surgeons Dr. Steven MacLellan and Dr. Jensen Tan performed Canada’s first Ventral Hernia Repair and…

January 30, 2019
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Interview: Daniela Campoli, Development Officer

Tell us a little about yourself! I have a long history with Humber – have been on staff at the…

January 23, 2019
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COIN: An Innovative Approach to Pain Management at Humber

Carmine injured his shoulder many years ago. Through constant use, his injury worsened until the tear in his rotator cuff…

January 16, 2019
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Spotlight: Paediatric Endocrinology at Humber River Hospital

In October 2017, Humber River Hospital opened a new Paediatric Endocrinology clinic within its Paediatric Outpatient clinic to help treat…

January 8, 2019
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Why Am I Receiving Mail? Frequently Asked Questions

Most of our donors fall into two camps: There are those that love receiving a physical piece of freshly printed,…

January 3, 2019
Personal Fundraising Pages: The Teron’s Holiday Party Post Thumbnail

Personal Fundraising Pages: The Teron’s Holiday Party

Adrienne and Bruce Teron always look forward to their holiday party, which they have been hosting since 1996. There’s something…

December 18, 2018
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Because of You, These 5 Babies are Happy and Strong this Holiday Season.

When it comes to our littlest patients, your donations matter a whole lot. Thanks to your support, babies in our…

December 17, 2018
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5 People Making a Difference for Breast Reconstruction Patients at Humber River Hospital

For patients who undergo breast reconstruction, it’s the people that make all the difference. We would like to introduce you…

December 6, 2018