Donor Stories

Donor Stories

We love stories!

Lakeridge Health Foundation is grateful for every gift we receive and are proud to recognize individuals, corporations and community groups for their support. Thanks to you, Lakeridge Health can continue to provide excellence, every moment, every day. 

Many of our donors have wonderful stories to tell about their positive experiences here at Lakeridge Health.  This page is dedicated to sharing those stories with you.   

If you would like to share your story with us, please contact Lakeridge Health Foundation at (905) 576-8711 or 

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Remembering Dad: In Loving Memory of Hugh Martin

Greg Martin honoured the memory of his late father, Hugh, this spring by donating to Lakeridge Health Foundation. Greg's CN Tower Climb raised funds to support other Durham region familes in need of care at Lakeridge Health.


Lakeridge Health Physiotherapists Celebrate Circle of Gratitude Recognition

Meet Michelle, Danielle and Kate, champions of compassionate physiotherapy care with Lakeridge Health.


Lakeridge Health Radiologists Give Back to Local Health Care

Radiologists at Lakeridge Health joined forces and made a generous donation to help enhance health care in Durham Region.

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The Perry Family Makes $5 Million Donation

Local family and business owners make extraordinary donation as a testament to the care their late son received at Lakeridge Health.

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Local Students Honour their Beloved Teacher

Grade 6 students at Seneca Trail Public School hosted a fundraiser in honour of their teacher who passed away from brain cancer. 

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Oshawa Centre Spreads the Warmth

OC staff visit our Oshawa and Whitby hospitals to help spread warmth to patients spending the holidays in hospital. 



GM Canada Celebrates Cancer Centre Anniversary

On 10th Anniversary, GM Canada President Visits Cancer Centre made possible by Employee Donations 

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A Challenge to the Community

Mr. Jim Brewster, decorated war vetern and major donor to Lakeridge Health wants to inspire others to give too!

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New Cab with Cause hits the streets!

Long-time donor City Wide Taxi introduces new pink cab in support of cancer services at Lakeridge Health. 

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Art That Matters

Paul Bunner's local art auction business puts community giving on display in Durham Region. 

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Every Day is a Gift

The Taylor's have an incredible story that reminds us that each moment together is precious.


"People who make a difference deserve to be recognized." 

Losing a loved one can be devastating, but for Janie Kelly her mom's battle with cancer inspired her to give back.