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Interview: Brittany Cheeseman, Manager, Donor Relations & Annual Program Post Thumbnail

Interview: Brittany Cheeseman, Manager, Donor Relations & Annual Program

Tell us a little about yourself! Hi, I’m Brittany and I manage our Donor Relations and Annual Giving Programs. I…

July 16, 2019
After 64 Years at Humber River Hospital, Dr. Robert McMillin is Leaving Quite the Legacy Post Thumbnail

After 64 Years at Humber River Hospital, Dr. Robert McMillin is Leaving Quite the Legacy

64 years. That’s how long Dr. Robert McMillin served Humber River Hospital’s community before retiring earlier this year at 92…

June 25, 2019
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Mental Health Patients Collect 677 lbs of food for North York Harvest Food Bank

Every year, patients in Humber’s Day Treatment Program organize a food drive in support of North York Harvest Food Bank….

June 19, 2019
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Interview: Lindsay Owen, Development Officer

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Lindsay, and I am a Development Officer in the Foundation. I…

June 12, 2019
Interview: Massiel Sanchez, Foundation Volunteer & Dietary Aide Post Thumbnail

Interview: Massiel Sanchez, Foundation Volunteer & Dietary Aide

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Massiel Sanchez. I have been a Dietary Aide at Humber River…

June 12, 2019
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Interview: Ashley Maharaj, Senior Development Coordinator, Donor Relations

Tell us a little about yourself! I have proudly been part of the Humber River Hospital Foundation family for ten…

May 22, 2019
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NxStage Machines Improve Quality of Life for Home-Dialysis Patients, Thanks to an Anonymous Donor

For many of us, our healthy kidneys are constantly at work, removing waste and extra fluid from our blood. But…

May 14, 2019
When His Mom Needed Care, Dr. Rick Hamat was Grateful for Humber River Hospital Post Thumbnail

When His Mom Needed Care, Dr. Rick Hamat was Grateful for Humber River Hospital

“When our mother’s health declined, we were grateful for the care she was able to receive at Humber,” says Dr….

April 29, 2019
“Dr. Sally Kenawy saved our baby’s life. She will be in our hearts forever.” Post Thumbnail

“Dr. Sally Kenawy saved our baby’s life. She will be in our hearts forever.”

At 35 weeks pregnant, Stefanie was alarmed when she started experiencing sudden pain in her side. “I didn’t think I…

April 24, 2019
General Surgery Team Welcomes SickKids Surgeons to Humber’s ORs in New Partnership Post Thumbnail

General Surgery Team Welcomes SickKids Surgeons to Humber’s ORs in New Partnership

In 2018, Humber River Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) solidified a partnership allowing SickKids general surgeons to…

April 17, 2019