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Endowing the Future of Health Care for Canada’s 150th


PROVIDED BY HAMILTON HEALTH SCIENCES FOUNDATION

Happy birthday Canada! Be a part of our country’s legacy by leaving your mark on health care for years to come. Canada turns 150 in 2017, when Canadians celebrate the country’s diversity and renew their commitment to making the world a better place for future generations. Part of Canada’s 150th birthday celebration is a reaffirmed dedication to building stronger communities that foster a greater sense of belonging, inclusion and reconciliation.
What better way to celebrate this milestone birthday than by giving back with an endowed gift and creating a little history of your own? It is a personal, powerful and permanent opportunity to honour someone in a meaningful way or ensure that your own philanthropic goals are fulfilled. An endowed gift is a realistic option for anyone wishing to make a gift of $5,000 or more.
Through an endowed gift to Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation, which is the charitable entity for Hamilton Health Sciences and its family of hospitals, you help to ensure ongoing excellence in health care. By conservatively investing your gift, which continues to generate income year after year, The foundation creates a sustainable and predictable revenue stream.
With your gift, you can enable essential equipment purchases, important upgrades to clinical spaces, vital medical research and ongoing education for health care providers. Whether it is a newborn in need of a life-saving procedure, a cancer patient undergoing chemotherapy, a stroke patient having emergency surgery, or a senior requiring end-of-life care, these patients are grateful for the active role that donors like you take in improving their care.
Endowment gifts help enable the talented teams at Hamilton Health Sciences to deliver excellence in patient care for a population of 2.3 million people throughout south-central Ontario. Hamilton Health Sciences is Ontario’s most comprehensive hospital system, providing care for the full spectrum of life’s journey from pre-natal to palliative care. 
Across its sites, it is the regional and provincial leader in many specialized acute and chronic care programs including pediatrics, pediatric mental health, cancer, cardiac, stroke, burn, trauma, neurosurgery, high-risk obstetrics, orthopedics, geriatrics and rehabilitation services. 
As an academic teaching hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences is committed to providing exemplary health care while advancing excellence in health education and research. The organization’s exceptional track record of inquiry and innovation has earned it recognition as one of the world’s leading health science research organizations. Your endowment gift will help Hamilton Health Sciences stay on the leading edge of health care for generations to come.
Celebrate Canada’s legacy by leaving your own today. Make a real difference in the future of health care throughout south-central Ontario with an endowed gift to Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation. Visit www.hamiltonhealth.ca/endowment, email legacy@hhsc.ca or call 905-522-3863 for more information. BL