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2019 BCAHA ‘Then & Now’ Photo Contest Winners

First Prize – Auxiliary to the Lions Gate Hospital (North Vancouver): An Auxiliary volunteer takes a reading break in the Auxiliary lounge in the 1970s.   A youth Auxiliary volunteer takes a break in the same lounge in 2019.  In 25 years, what will our volunteer be doing during her/his break?

 

Second Prize – Langley Memorial Hospital […]

‘Tis the Season

Season of Joy:
Jolly Santa greets Chilliwack Auxiliary volunteer at a breakfast event hosted by the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation.

 

 

 

 

A Salute to Youth

Youth Volunteers and Bursary Recipients Recognized:  Across our province, enthusiastic youth volunteers continue to make a difference.  The Auxiliary to the Abbotsford Regional Hospital’s Marilyn Goodwin, Candy Striper/Cadet Convenor, makes a bursary presentation to 2019 candidate, Sarah Neufeldt (top left), a first-year Bachelor of Science and Nursing student at The University of the Fraser Valley.  […]

Auxiliary Anniversaries

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary (1899 – 2019)
Today is our Auxiliary’s 120th Anniversary!! Thank you to all of you who carry on this very valuable work, supporting health care in the Cowichan Valley and beyond.  I wish we could announce the dollar amount we have donated over all those years; I’m sure it would be […]

BCAHA 2019 AGM & Conference Opening Ceremony Quotes

…Since assuming the role of Lieutenant Governor I’ve attended many events in support of wonderful organizations throughout the province, but seldom does it give me as much pleasure as it does to meet with you today.

Having spent much of my own professional career in the company of really remarkable volunteers, I’m honoured by the work […]

Vernon Auxiliary Celebrates 110th

The VJH Auxiliary was presented a beautiful trophy by Interior Health CEO Chris Mazurkewich in recognition of 110 years of dedicated service to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital.  The award was accepted by Valerie Tribes, Auxiliary president, and is proudly displayed in the gift shop window at the hospital.

Over 200 people gathered in the hospital lobby for […]