Entries by Victoria Hospitals Foundation


One Woman’s Heartfelt Legacy

An Estate Gift to the Archie Courtnall Centre When Lynda Mottershead was planning her estate, she decided she wanted to leave a legacy of compassionate care. Thanks to her generosity and thoughtful foresight, the Archie Courtnall Centre has been renovated to better serve patients who need emergency psychiatric services. The Archie Courtnall Centre helps people […]

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Mr. Didar S. (Ted) Doman Gives Back to Cardiac Short Stay Unit

We recently received an extraordinarily generous gift from Mr. Didar S. (Ted) Doman, one of British Columbia’s most highly regarded business leaders. The $800,000 donation will fund a much needed renovation to Royal Jubilee Hospital’s Cardiac Short Stay unit. Built in 2002, the Cardiac Short Stay unit is an 18-bed, 4-chair recovery unit for patients […]

Victoria Wing Fest

The first annual Victoria Wing Fest is taking place on June 8th and will feature local chefs, BC craft beverages and live music with funds going to Victoria General Hospital’s Pediatric ICU. This event was inspired by Eliza, a six-year-old girl with a severe undiagnosed auto-immune condition, who receives regular treatment in VHG’s ICU. According […]

Annual NICU Reunion Picnic

Victoria General Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is hosting its 35th annual reunion party for ‘graduates’ of the unit on Thursday, August 8th. Since 1984, families and graduates of the NICU have come to VGH every summer to celebrate with staff members who helped them during their time of need. The event is for […]