Your Impact

Read about the impact your donation makes on the health of everyone in our community.
Charm Turner, PT Care Assistant and Anju Byju, RN, H7 Respiratory

The medical world is facing a shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE), including safety visors which can minimize contact with ill patients and lower the risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Thank you sign Heart of the East logo

We are so grateful for our donors who are supporting our hospital during this incredibly challenging time. We've also asked those who donate to include a message of encouragement to our health care teams. Here are just a few:

Patrick Houston and Krithika Balasubramaniam

Patrick Houston and Krithika Balasubramaniam, respiratory therapists at Michael Garron Hospital share their emotions, how they and their colleagues have prepared for COVID-19 and why they are confident in the strength of their team.

Lois Didyk

Lois Didyk, social worker at Michael Garron Hospital, shares her tips on how to deal with anxiety as you wait for your COVID-19 test results, and how you can incorporate these coping tools into today’s new normal.

MGH COVID-19 Assessment Clinic

During these uncertain times, keeping our East Toronto community safe and healthy is our top priority. And we’re committed to keeping you informed on every way we’re doing that.

Dr. Farah Marani

Community physician Dr. Farah Marani shares her experiences screening patients in Michael Garron Hospital's COVID-19 Assessment Clinic.

Senior CT Technologists Ingrid Zemlo and Ron Stark

Donor support is helping our hospital significantly elevate our diagnostic imaging capabilities and improve patient care by helping us identify issues earlier and intervene sooner.

Senior MRI Technologist Tom Hocking

Donor support is helping drive the purchase of advanced equipment to provide expert care to our patients

Dr. Tsvetkov with Hana table

With donor support, a transformation is taking place for East Toronto residents who need hip replacement surgery, giving them their lives back sooner.

TERC group photo

Ask any Rotarian why they're a member, and the answer is likely the same: to give back to the community.