Meet harper - Jeneece Place Victoria's home away from home
  |   Island kids and families / Stories

Meet Harper: How Jeneece Place provided hope to this Island family

When Island mom Miranda was 27 weeks pregnant with her second child, she knew in her gut that something was not right. Her susp...
Thompson Family Children's Health Foundation
  |   Island kids and families

Meet the Thompsons: The importance of a home away from home in Campbell River

Already parents of two boys, Courtenay-based couple John and Melissa felt well prepared as their daughter’s due date approached...
Legacy giving - Selwyn Wong-Island kids first - Children's health foundation of vancouver island
  |   Donor spotlight / Stories

Why Selwyn Wong is leaving a legacy of health for Island kids

There comes a point in our lives when we think about the type of world that we want to leave behind for future generations. Per...
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  |   Island kids and families / Stories / The Queen Alexandra archives

Meet Kelsey: Looking back on a childhood at the Queen Alexandra Centre for Children’s Health

For born and raised Islander Kelsey, her innate passion for giving back is rooted in her early childhood experiences. As a prof...
Sandra Hudson and Bryan Thomson 2020-2021 Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island-board chair
  |   COVID-19 / News

Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island elects new board chair and welcomes four new board members

Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island is pleased to announce that Bryan Thomson has been elected new board chair for...
Power To Be Mason family Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
  |   Donor spotlight / News

Vancouver Island family donates $160K toward inclusive outdoor recreation space at Prospect Lake

From left to right: Veronica Carroll, CEO, Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island; Tim Cormode, CEO, Power To Be; the...
Children's Health Foundation Denman Island family- Jeneece Place
  |   Island kids and families / Stories

How Jeneece Place brings joy to Island kid June while undergoing medical treatment

Everything was going smoothly for expectant parents Browynne and Yogev as they prepared for the birth of their first little one...
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Tim Hortons® Smile Cookie Campaign is Back, Supporting Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island

Last year, Tim Hortons® restaurant owners and guests across the country raised a record $9.8 million to support local charities...
Veronica Carroll - Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island CEO holding Tim Hortons Smile Cookie
  |   COVID-19 / News

2020 Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Week benefiting Children’s Health Foundation

It's that time of year again - Tim Hortons' Smile Cookie Campaign is back! From Monday, September 14 to Sunday, September 20, s...
Sarah Evans Digital Marketing Officer Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island A Millennial's perspective on COVID-19
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

CEO blog: A millennial perspective during times of COVID-19

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. Veronica recently connec...
KANS FOR KIDS - Children's Health Foundation of Vancouver Island
  |   COVID-19 / Donor spotlight / Stories

How this Campbell River couple is helping to build Q̓ʷalayu House one can at a time

For retired Campbell River couple Al and Gay Ruff, giving back has always been an essential part of who they are. After their s...
Dr. Balfour Ask the Expert
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: How COVID-19 is changing the landscape of children’s health care with Dr. Balfour, pediatrician for Island kids

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. This post is part of...