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BCAHA 2015 Raffle Draw

BCAHA’s 2015 Raffle Draw was held on Dec. 23, at the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.  Pictured are (l-r) Helen Carkner, BCAHA Executive Director; Dr. Drew Digney, Executive Medical Director, Island Health Authority; Lynda Avis, BCAHA President; Nanaimo Mayor Bill McKay; Charlotte Aked, BCAHA Treasurer; and Anne Marie Smith, Vancouver Island Area Rep. Congratulations to the […]

President’s Message Winter 2016

This New Year is well underway and signs of yet another new season are all around us.  Here on my Island home, my garden abounds with snowdrops and crocuses, forming patchwork quilts below an army of advancing daffodils.  In nature, changes are visible, and so it is in our BCAHA family; 2016 will be a […]

Across The Province

Riding High: Powell River Auxiliary Makes Equine Offering 

Known for its community giving, the Powell River Health-Care Auxiliary has again made a special contribution.  Previously, the auxiliary earned plaudits for its record $877,000 donation to help furnish the new Willingdon Creek Village care facility.  More recently, the auxiliary made an innovative funding choice—the purchase of a […]

Ontario Convention Report

BCAHA President Attends Ontario Auxiliary Conference

Late last year, I had the privilege of attending the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario’s Annual Conference in Toronto.  One of BCAHA’s past presidents, Margaret Dawson, initiated communication with the HAAO president several years ago.  My personal visit in November was an opportunity to further these efforts in building a […]

BCAHA Spring Conference in Penticton

Under the Distinguished Patronage of Her Honour:
The Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC
Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia

A Warm Invitation to All Auxiliary Presidents,
Executive Members and Leaders

Please join us at the first  ever

BCAHA Leadership Forum and AGM
April 15, 16 and 17, 2016
at the beautiful Penticton Lakeside Resort in Penticton, BC.
 This year’s theme is
“Listen, Learn and Lead.”

Spring Conference 2016 […]

Join your fellow Auxiliary leaders in Penticton!

A Warm Invitation to All Auxiliary Presidents, Executive Members and Leaders
Please join us at the first ever BCAHA Leadership Forum and AGM
April 15, 16 and 17, 2016  at the beautiful Penticton Lakeside Resort in Penticton BC.
This year’s theme is “Listen, Learn and Lead.”
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