26th Annual Golf Tournament

Over the last 25 years our Charity Golf Tournament has raised over $350,000 for equipment purchases for Lady Minto Hospital. The tournament first began as a memorial tournament and to this day the Hewitson Memorial Trophy is presented every year to the winning team. ...
Phantom Ball 2014 Prize Winner

Phantom Ball 2014 Prize Winner

“You can’t have a community without a hospital,” says Catherine, who has been a loyal donor for many years and is this year’s lucky winner of the Phantom Ball prize. Catherine, who commutes every day to the Saanich Forestry Centre for her job as Senior Forestry...

Donor Loyalty Event, October 3 2014

Over 50 donors gathered at the Harbour House Hotel on October 3rd to share stories and get to meet our Foundation board members and staff. Our guest speaker, Dr. Brendan Carr, is the Chief Executive Officer and President of our health authority, Island Health, based...

Mental Health: Meeting the Needs and Challenges

When the “Salt Spring Island Health Review” came out in June 2010, the top two priorities identified were more services and facilities for seniors and for mental health patients on Salt Spring Island. The report was undertaken by V.I.H.A. (now known as Island Health)...

The world of Endoscopy at Lady Minto Hospital

There are many things to be thankful for at Lady Minto Hospital. In our Summer 2013 Minto Messenger we featured the Emergency Room and talked about the importance of having 24/7 coverage. Another one of the hidden (or not so hidden for some patients) treasures of our...