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Oct 22, 2019, 14:06 ET 'Groundbreakers' united - a new SickKids is rising

Official groundbreaking ceremony marks the first step in building a new SickKids TORONTO, Oct. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, SickKids Foundation and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) held an...


Oct 21, 2019, 14:00 ET Breaking Ground. Transforming Health. A new SickKids is rising.

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Media are invited to join on Tuesday, October 22 as we break ground and begin construction on the new SickKids. What: Media are invited to join the official...


Sep 18, 2019, 08:15 ET SickKids partners with Airbnb to host an eye-opening experience

Available on Airbnb.ca, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit replica aims to demonstrate urgent need for a new hospital TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, SickKids announced it is partnering with...


Jun 03, 2019, 14:57 ET Peter Gilgan Foundation donates $100 million - largest single gift ever to SickKids

Unprecedented gift & cumulative donations make Gilgan the largest benefactor to health care in Canada TORONTO, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, an unprecedented gift of $100 million donated by the Peter...


Jun 03, 2019, 07:15 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Largest Single Gift Ever to SickKids/

Donation supports SickKids VS Limits Campaign TORONTO, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, media are invited to join the SickKids community in the celebration of the largest single gift ever to The Hospital...


May 31, 2019, 20:45 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Largest Single Gift Ever to SickKids

Donation supports SickKids VS Limits Campaign TORONTO, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, media are invited to join the SickKids community in the celebration of the largest single gift ever to The Hospital...


Jul 23, 2018, 17:10 ET HSBC employees voted, and the result is a new $500,000 charitable investment in children's health

**Also celebrates 25th year of HSBC's annual community breakfast in support of BC Children's Hospital** VANCOUVER, July 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Four children's hospitals across Canada – BC Children's...


Sep 28, 2015, 06:10 ET Four top children's hospitals across Canada announce significant new funding for life-saving child health research and family support programs from HSBC

** Hospitals in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, and Quebec to receive contributions from HSBC's global US$150m community fund ** VANCOUVER, Sept. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - BC Children's Hospital...


Oct 21, 2014, 20:31 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - A Night to Remember: Music legend Nana Mouskouri to attend gala supporting SickKids International work in Greece

WOODBRIDGE, ON, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Join us Thursday, October 23 for A Night to Remember, a fundraising gala supporting the SickKids-Greece initiative for the advancement of paediatric oncology...


Jul 16, 2012, 08:00 ET SickKids Foundation announces new Board appointments

TORONTO, July 16, 2012 /CNW/ - John Francis, Chair of SickKids Foundation's Board of Directors, is pleased to announce the following appointments of five new directors effective June 12, 2012: Jordan ...


Jun 01, 2012, 10:19 ET NEWSTALK 1010 SickKids Radiothon Raises $2 million

26th annual Radiothon caps off month-long SickKids Healthy & Happy campaign TORONTO, June 1, 2012 /CNW/ - More than $2 million was raised yesterday during the 13-hour NEWSTALK 1010 SickKids Radiothon ...


May 30, 2012, 13:33 ET Dilawri Group's $7 million donation to SickKids helps drive the future of children's health

Canada's largest automotive group supports SickKids Centre for Research and Learning and Patient Amenities Fund TORONTO, May 30, 2012 /CNW/ - The Dilawri Group of Companies, owned and operated by...


May 09, 2012, 09:41 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Why I walk: Toronto's Meagan's Walk celebrates stories of hope

TORONTO, May 9, 2012 /CNW/ - Meagan's Walk: Creating a Circle of Hope will take place this Saturday, May 12. The annual Walk has raised more than $2.5 million since 2001 for paediatric brain tumour...


May 01, 2012, 23:58 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This May, what will your happy be?

SickKids invites Torontonians to 'Do The Happy' TORONTO, May 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Are you ready for the happiness movement? SickKids is asking Torontonians to participate, donate and share in a month-long ...


May 01, 2012, 15:30 ET Happy and you know it? Perfect. Do The Happy for SickKids

SickKids invites community to support children's health with May Healthy & Happy campaign TORONTO, May 1, 2012 /CNW/ - A happiness movement is sweeping Toronto as SickKids today announced its...


Apr 26, 2012, 08:00 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This May, what will your happy be?

SickKids invites Torontonians to 'Do The Happy' TORONTO, April 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Are you ready for the happiness movement? On Tuesday, May 1, SickKids is asking Torontonians to participate, donate and ...


Mar 07, 2012, 18:00 ET Peter Gilgan, Founder, Mattamy Homes helps build future home of SickKids researchers with historic $40 million gift

SickKids Centre for Research and Learning to house 2,000 staff TORONTO, March 7, 2012 /CNW/ - A transformational gift of $40 million donated by philanthropist and business leader Peter Gilgan,...


Mar 07, 2012, 08:00 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Transformational Gift to Advance Children's Health Research at SickKids

Donation is single largest private gift to a Canadian children's hospital TORONTO, March 7, 2012 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, March 7, an announcement will be made about an historic gift to The Hospital for ...


Mar 05, 2012, 14:42 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Transformational Gift to Advance Children's Health Research at SickKids

Donation is single largest private gift to a Canadian children's hospital TORONTO, March 5, 2012 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, March 7, an announcement will be made about an historic gift to The Hospital for ...


Nov 08, 2010, 08:00 ET SickKids Brand Campaign Emphasizes Strength in Unity

"Together We Will" calls on community to join doctors, researchers and caregivers to help advance child health TORONTO, Nov. 8 /CNW/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following...


Oct 25, 2010, 11:30 ET Transformational Gift to SickKids Cancer Care, Research, and Education

Believed to be single largest private gift to paediatric cancer in North America, gift will establish the Garron Family Cancer Centre TORONTO, Oct. 25 /CNW/ - A transformational gift of $30 million,...


Oct 25, 2010, 07:45 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Transformative Gift to SickKids Paediatric
Cancer Care, Research and Education

Donation believed to be North America's single largest private gift to paediatric cancer TORONTO, Oct. 25 /CNW/ - On Monday, October 25, an announcement will be made about a transformational gift to...


Oct 21, 2010, 07:45 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Transformative Gift to SickKids Paediatric
Cancer Care, Research and Education

Donation believed to be North America's single largest private gift to paediatric cancer TORONTO, Oct. 21 /CNW/ - On Monday, October 25, an announcement will be made about a transformational gift to...


Oct 15, 2010, 11:30 ET SickKids has 10 Million Reasons to be Thankful

Walmart Canada's initiatives raise $10 million for Hospital TORONTO, Oct. 15 /CNW/ - This morning, nearly 75 Walmart Canada store associates and executives gathered at The Hospital for Sick Children...


Sep 28, 2010, 10:23 ET RESEARCH & LEARNING TOWER CAMPAIGN WINS STRONG, EARLY SUPPORT FROM TORONTO

TORONTO, Sept. 28 /CNW/ - In just four short months, SickKids Foundation has raised more than $30 million in commitments in support of the world-class SickKids Research & Learning Tower under...