#simplegenerosity

Help us receive $50,000! Cast your vote by June 23 to support us in creating a better future for children and families in our community in Envision Financial's Simple Generosity grant program. For more information, please visit: envisionfinancial.ca/simplegenerosity. To vote: Click here   Winning the $50,000 SimpleGenerosity grant from Envision Financial, a division of First West [...]


In our Community, For our Community

Imagine having trouble seeing. It is getting difficult to read, you are having trouble at work, you may even lose your drivers’ licence. And yet the thought of having surgery on your eyes is frightening – what if something goes wrong and you lose your sight? When Marilyn Boucher was in Langley Memorial Hospital for [...]


Financial Planning Seminars

As a service to our donors, volunteers from our Legacy Giving Advisory Committee and Fraser Health's Advanced Care Program will be conducting free seminars in neighbourhoods throughout Langley. Our seminars will cover estate planning topics such as wills, power of attorney, charitable giving and executorship as well as a presentation on advance care planning. Date [...]


Scope out what’s new at LMH

Drive for the Cure Foundation members Doug Hawley and Rob Jeeves presented $22,500 to Dr. Donald Shirley and staff members of the LMH Colonoscopy Clinic for the purchase of a new colonoscope. "This new equipment is very helpful for us," said Dr. Shirley, a long-time Langley physician. "This new colonoscope means more efficiency - the [...]


Paying it Forward

Jacob Hauka asked for something different for his tenth birthday this year – toys and games for the young patients at Langley Memorial Hospital. This isn’t the first time Jacob has chosen to forgo gifts for himself – since his fifth birthday, Jacob has collected donations for charity. The donations he collected have supported the [...]


Make a Will Week

https://youtu.be/_H2MPxMQhZ0 April 9 to 15, 2017 is Make-a-Will Week in British Columbia. Its purpose is to encourage the public to write their will or bring an existing will up-to-date. If you don’t have a will, you’re not alone. According to a 2014 report for BC Notaries, just 55 per cent of British Columbians have a [...]


Specialized Chairs Help Tiniest Patients at LMH

Members of the North Surrey Knights of Columbus (#4767) presented a cheque for $3,200, which was used to purchase 2 breastfeeding chairs. These specialized chairs have features that support a nursing mother’s back and arms, so that they may hold their baby comfortably while nursing, while also offering features such as recline options and leg [...]


Seniors’ LINC – Funding Opportunity

Fraser Health, the Langley Division of Family Practice and the Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation are offering one-time funding in the amount of $10,000.00 to enable local service agencies to increase their participation in the Seniors’ LINC initiative. We want to partner with non-profit organizations and volunteers that are interested in working to wrap care around [...]


Travel Tour Supports Senior’s Care

Proud Langley residents, Bob and Nimi Sangha, owners of local pharmacy Surlang Medicine Centre Pharmacy, partnered with Bestway Tours & Safaris to host an exciting Grand Tour of Northern India during Diwali (Festival of Lights) in November. They wanted to add a charity component and decided for every guest that booked a spot on the [...]


A Special Place of Care and Compassion

One of the great pleasures of working for Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation is hearing firsthand the remarkable and heartening experiences of patients and their families at our hospital. This truly is a special place of care and compassion. Last spring, an elderly man arrived by ambulance in our Emergency Department. He had experienced three cardiac [...]