Legion Branch 109 Donates $6,000 in Support of Equipment for the Hospital.
Representatives from Legion Branch 109, Ladies Auxiliary to Branch 109, District C Charitable Foundation and Zone C-1 Commander were pleased to present a cheque to Alexandra Marine and General Hospital Foundation in the amount of $6,000 in support of equipment for the Hospital.
With the support of Poppy funds and other fund raising endeavours Branches and Auxiliaries throughout the Province fund the Ontario Provincial Command – Charitable Foundation to support organizations involved in health care. With the donations received the Charitable Foundation was able to support District C health organizations with $34,674 and just under $387, 000 in Ontario this year.
From Lt to Rt: Sharon Scruton; Representative for District C Charitable foundation, Kathy Bromley; Sergeant at Arms Branch 109 Ladies Auxiliary, Kimberley Payne; Executive Director of AMGH foundation, John MacDonald; President Branch 109, Ben Prouse; Poppy chairman, Dennis Schmidt; Zone C1 Commander.
These funds were used to purchase Gyne Stirrups which are an essential part of patient care here at AMGH.