SickKids is an incredible place. I have nothing but the deepest respect, gratitude, and admiration for the staff who work in that building. From our doctors, to our nurses, to our personal support workers, the volunteers, child-life workers, social workers, cafeteria workers… these people see us at our most vulnerable, our most broken, our most elated and frustrated. 249 more words
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2nd Annual Courtney's Quest Charity Gala in support of Sick Kids Foundation+Camp Trillium@Parkview Manor(Sat.,April23rd,2016)
This was the 2nd annual event benefiting SickKids Foundation and Camp Trillium and both are dear to the hearts of our host/guest speaker Courtney Sadler and her family. 187 more words
The annual Scrubs in the City charity gala offers guests an evening full of entertainment (as there is lots to do and explore), fine food and fashion based on a predetermined theme in order to raise money for a different cause at The Hospital for Sick Children. 300 more words
As mentioned within my last post, the SickKids Foundation (SKF) raises funds and awareness for research initiatives, capital projects and capacity building programs (including global projects) in order to impact the health and lives of children (and their families) in Toronto and globally. 497 more words
Burlington, Ont. couple Vanessa Marshall and Gordon Lewis are celebrating that after six long months, their little baby girl is home.
Baby Georgia was born with a rare heart defect called hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which means the left ventricle in her heart cannot effectively pump blood through her body — requiring the right ventricle to do all the work. 401 more words