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  • Locavore feast supports local cancer patient care

    Locavore feast supports local cancer patient care

    1 May, 2015

    London, Ont. - Last night, 21 wineries and 13 restaurants converged at the Best Western PLUS, Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre for TASTINGS, an exceptional wine and food experience presented by CIBC Wood Gundy | The Seabrook Financial Group, CIBC Commercial Banking, and CIBC Private Wealth Management, in support of London Health Sciences Foundation. …

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  • Estate gift leaves a legacy benefiting MS research

    Estate gift leaves a legacy benefiting MS research

    1 May, 2015

    London, Ont. - Many times, donors can make a more significant contribution through a planned or estate gifts than they could have during their lifetime. May is “Leave a Legacy Month”, a perfect time to illustrate the power these thoughtful gifts have to make a difference.


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  • Avon Foundation for Women grant helps breast cancer patients

    Avon Foundation for Women grant helps breast cancer patients

    27 April, 2015

    London, Ont. - The Avon Foundation for Women (Canada) has awarded more than one million dollars in donations to breast cancer charities across Canada through its Centennial Grants program. Nominated by local Avon representative Darlene Tenhaaf, London Health Sciences Foundation was fortunate enough to receive a grant supporting the Massel-Cruickshank Breast Cancer Patient Assistance Fund, which is part of the London Regional Cancer Program’s Patient Assistance Program; A 100-per-cent donor-funded initiative designed to help cancer patients facing financial hardships. …

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  • Lexus of London Golf Classic tops $1 million raised

    Lexus of London Golf Classic tops $1 million raised

    22 April, 2015

    London, Ont. - Lexus of London Golf Classic likes to see low scores on the course, but when it comes to its fundraising goals, the 14-year old event is definitely above par. The charity golf tournament and gala recently announced that with last year’s event proceeds it has now contributed $1,133,658 in support of prostate cancer initiatives at London Health Sciences Centre.…

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  • Foundation announces new CEO

    Foundation announces new CEO

    15 April, 2015

    London, Ont. - The Board of Directors of London Health Sciences Foundation has announced the appointment of John MacFarlane as LHSF president and CEO effective April 1. MacFarlane has served as president of the foundation since Jan. 1, 2014.


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  • Curlers throw rocks to beat cancer

    Curlers throw rocks to beat cancer

    26 March, 2015

    London, Ont. - Good friends Dan Gushe and Ken Walmsley not only worked together at 3M, they also shared the same birthday. Sadly, Gushe died at age 42 from prostate cancer. On March 4, almost 35 years after Gushe’s passing, that “Curl for Prostate Cancer” bonspiel took place at the London Curling Club.

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