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Rexall Foundation Donates $10,000 to Meaford Hospital Foundation

Rexall Foundation Donates $10,000 to Meaford Hospital Foundation

August 24, 2017

Meaford, Ontario (August 24, 2017) – The Rexall Foundation has donated $10,000 to Meaford Hospital Foundation, to help the Meaford Hospital provide better health care for patients and offer a range of improved, integrated services closer to home.

The donation will go directly towards the purchase of a portable patient lift for the operating room department.

“The Rexall Foundation is proud to support Meaford Hospital Foundation and ensure imperative operating room upgrades are purchased,” said Brian McLaughlin, Chair, Rexall Foundation. “The funding for new and better resources will have a direct impact and enhance the health and well-being of Meaford residents and the surrounding Grey and Bruce Counties.”

“Upgrades to equipment at Meaford Hospital have been made possible by generous funding received from local businesses and members of the Meaford community, like the Rexall Foundation,” said Brian Renken, Past President, Meaford Hospital Foundation. “We are extremely thankful the Rexall Foundation has generously donated funds to support the purchase of much needed equipment for the hospital.”
 
The Rexall Foundation has been helping build strong and vibrant communities by supporting numerous charitable organizations since 2002. Whether it’s a community or children’s hospital or a disease prevention organization, the Foundation values the role it plays in helping the delivery of numerous programs and services in Canada. In 2017, the Rexall Foundation has already donated nearly $600,000 to 44 charitable organizations that promote the health and wellness of children and seniors, including charities in Ontario, including Hemophilia Ontario, Hospice Renfrew, Nova’s Ark, SickKids Foundation, St. Matthew’s Bracondale House, The Darling Home for Kids, plus many more local and national charities across Canada.

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For More Information:
Julia Sutton, (w) 905.501.7900, (c) 416.458.3648, jsutton@rexall.ca