Every day we hear incredible stories about the people touched by the support donors provide for our hospital and community. Take a read through some of them below or share yours with us by clicking the button above.
Impact of Philanthropy Dr. Kathryn Brown shares her account on how she cannot do it alone. On the day she started her Direc
Kristin Young Shares Her Story Kristin knows firsthand how needed JoeAnna's House really is. For 4-weeks she slept cribside and lon
Local Family Steps Up To Match Donations It's a cause all too familiar for Darrell and Margaret Porubanec, who witnessed their youngest son T
Stuck here waiting This February, Matthew’s ICD battery began to malfunction. The lifesaving device needed to be repl
Maria Byland Shares Her Story The procedure Maria required, while it is not currently available at KGH, will be soon. With your he
Joe Iafrancesco – Worth Every Penny Joe hopes his gift will inspire others to give back to the community, too.
Foundry Update One year in, Foundry Kelowna has had an incredibly positive impact on youth with mental illness and
Michele's Story VIDEO: The need for JoeAnna's House and the story of Michele and Sonny from Beaverdell, BC.
Tamara Joel (TJ) VIDEO: The radio host opens up about her health scare and journey into volunteering.
Cops for Kids For the past ten years, the Cops for Kids Charitable Foundation has worked with local social workers
The Kiwanis Clubs have donated $4 million to the KGH Foundation to benefit child and youth health care
The Palmer Family At birth, she weighed only 2.6 lbs. She has been in and out of the hospital ever since.
Veerle’s Story After surviving two earthquakes in New Zealand, a Kelowna teen shares her story about living with PT
Georgia's Story She chose to take her own life only 7-months ago. Through his grief, her father bravely shares her s
Helen’s Story "I am referred to as a mother with lived experience. And I can assure you, it’s not one you’d wa
Abbie's Story We discovered Abbie’s work on Instagram. Within a few seconds we knew she would be our campaign p
Jody & Sean’s Story “When a child is sick, it affects the whole family. And we felt lost." Respected Kelowna lawyers,
Nicholas' Story A pre-med student at UBC-O, talented goalie for the Okanagan Heat, good looks and a loving family. B
Finnegan's Story Bright, earnest and expressive, at 14, Finnegan Pihl speaks with a sense of clarity far beyond his y
Love Letters Jaclyn Robertson, mom to baby Indy and co-owner of the wildly successful local lifestyle brand, Okan
Loyal Raises over $9K “We wanted to give back to our community and we’ve chosen the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit
Innkeeper’s Gala Hotel Eldorado hosted the holiday season’s most impactful fundraiser – A Roy’El’ Affair –
Help for Babies Thanks to VB Vets, fragile babies born pre-term will now benefit from highly advanced respiratory eq
TB Vets Funds Kids A group of Central Okanagan youngsters came together to learn more about how they can live with the
Gift for LIfe Our needs continue to be greater than the funding available, so we ask, during this traditional seas
Youth Mental Health The stories of our system failing our young people have become all too real. And we need your help.
Winfield Auxiliary A group of very special ladies that make up the Winfield Hospital Auxiliary, honoring their 60 years
Sandra Schmirler Fdn Sandra Schmirler was an Olympic champion curler a bright example of determination and compassion. H
Basran Charity Golf Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran splits proceeds of the 7th (and final) Basran Charity Open with KGH Found
Rallying for the Heart For the 15th consecutive year, tennis and bocce enthusiasts rallied for a cause close to their heart