Your Impact

Read about the impact your donation makes on the health of everyone in our community.
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“The COVID-19 pandemic has created a shadow pandemic of mental health difficulties that is felt so profoundly by our young people."

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"Like each of my experiences with Michael Garron Hospital, this one with my mother was exceptional."

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MGH is on the fast track to being a leading institution in cardiac care thanks to donor support.

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Gratitude. It’s a simple, yet complex word.

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After the loss of his son George, Michael Repoulis continued to bring the gift of music to Alzheimer’s patients, showing what the heart of the east truly means.

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Burnout is much more common than many of us may think – and these days it’s been compounded by the stress of COVID-19 and lockdowns

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Premature babies receiving enhanced care thanks to donor support

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When Andrea McAnally recently received a call from the Sandra Schmirler Foundation letting her know that her club, the Royal Canadian Curling Club, had been selected to receive a $10,000 Sandra Schmirler Foundation Grant, she was thrilled.

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Kind, gentle, generous with his time, a strong sense of community. The words to describe Herman Ferrao come easily as lifelong family friends Raj & Ursula Sekharan remember the kind of man he was.