Conceptual Drawing of Kinmount & District Health Centre
Kinmount & District Health Centre
2023 Journey for Health
The Kinmount District Health Services Foundation (KDHSF) is responsible for all fundraising in support of the Kinmount and District Health Centre (KDHC). Donations to KDHSF help recruit new doctors, purchase required equipment, and make improvements to the building. It is a registered not-for-profit and provides income tax deductible receipts for all donations. KDHSF holds two annual fundraisers:
- The Journey for Health, the 2nd Sunday in August, 9am - 1pm
- The Christmas Appeal
Journey for Health
A HUGE THANK YOU goes to all who participated in, or contributed to, the 2023 25th Annual Journey for Health!
The community came together in record numbers to celebrate and support the Kinmount & District Health Centre! Together we raised almost $13,000, and donations are still coming in!
2022 Journey for Health
The 24th Annual Journey for Health was held under sunny skies on Sunday, August 14th . We very much appreciate the 30 participants who helped us raise $9,803! A huge thank you to Sam Iskander from the Kinmount Pharmacy at the KDHC who kindly once again honoured his annual pledge to match the highest fundraiser up to $1500 by presenting a cheque in that amount to the KDHSF! Kim Restivo Galea continued to beat her annual funds collected, bringing in $4450.00!
Many thanks as well to the Kinmount & District Lions Club for their generous contribution of $300.
A special thanks to area politicians who took time out of their busy
schedules to attend and support this event. We were thrilled to welcome the Honourable Jamie Schmale, MP for Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock, and his Executive Assistant, Andrew Hodson, the Honourable Laurie Scott, MPP for Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock, and Pat Warren, who is running for council in Ward 2 of the City of Kawartha Lakes.
We are very grateful to our local businesses for their generous support! There were great draw prizes won!
Kinmount Agricultural Society – 2 Kinmount Fair passes (admission and parking) won by K. Restivo Galea
Highland Theatre – 2 adult movie passes won by C. King
Kinvale Restaurant – $20 gift certificate won by L. Scott
Violet's Frozen Yogurt – $20 gift certificate won by W. Stiles
Bottled Up – $20 gift certificate won by Y. Brauer
Kinmount Artisans Marketplace – $25 gift certificate won by J. Simmons
Dave Millington – hand-crafted wooden bowl won by M. Forrester
Lorraine's Floral Creations – $50 gift certificate won by J. Pappas
J. Austin & Sons Ltd. – $100 gift certificate won by A. Howard
Riverside Inn – $100 gift certificate won by B. Millington
Many thanks to Kawartha Dairy for donating ice cream, Shop & Save for water and ice, CanoeFM and MooseFM for promoting our event, and What’s Your Sign for providing our signage!
The Kinmount District Health Services Foundation thanks all who donated to the 2022 Christmas Appeal. We are so grateful for the continued generous support from individuals and local businesses, Minden Subaru, Minden Collision, Kegel Heating and Cooling, and Remedy's Rx Kinmount Downtown Pharmacy.
The total raised to date is just over $9000.00. Funds are needed to pay for physician recruitment as well as other expenses, such as equipment requested by staff at the Kinmount and District Health Centre.
Link to Kinmount & District Heath Centre on Canada Helps:
Memorial donations, bequests, and other donations
Memorial donations, bequests, and general donations are another important source of income for KDHSF and are gratefully accepted at any time. You are invited to email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about how best to make your donation.
Donations can be made by:
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Kinmount, ON K0M 2A0
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