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Simplify Your Donations
Wednesday January 23rd, 2019

Giving monthly benefits everyone! By joining our monthly donation program, you will have an even greater impact on the care offered to the community. And there are many benefits to changing your regular donation to a monthly donation.

More Than Just Listening, Genuine Understanding
Monday January 21st, 2019

When challenged with mental illness or addiction it’s difficult to see what will come next, to believe that one day our life will get better. It’s all the more difficult when the problem is psychological in nature, affecting our mental health and our ability to keep things in perspective or even to take action. Thankfully, Peer Mentors from the Recovery Transition Program offer another perspective, one of hope and recovery.

$2.7 M for Patient Care and Research on Lung, Stomach and Esophageal Cancer
Tuesday November 20th, 2018

The Montreal General Hospital Foundation and the Cedars Cancer Foundation joined forces again this year to co-host the second edition of the Soirée en Or gala, with proceeds going to the Program for Innovative Therapeutics in Chest and Esophago-Gastric Cancers.

$100M Campaign in Support of the Montreal General Hospital Foundation
Tuesday November 13th, 2018

The MGH Foundation is launching a major fundraising campaign under the banner of CODE LiFE: Vital Support for Vital Care. Our objective is to raise $100M to improve patient care, support research, and provide our medical teams with an environment that helps them meet their daily challenges.

All Eyes on Research!
Thursday October 4th, 2018

On October 3, 2018, the Montreal General Hospital Foundation joined forces with other MUHC partner foundations to celebrate research.   

Congratulations Dr. Fried!
Monday October 1st, 2018

Dr. Gerald Fried has been awarded the Governor General of Canada Meritorious Service Cross. This prestigious award recognizes citizens who have made remarkable contributions to many fields, from advocacy to healthcare, research to humanitarian initiatives. Dr. Fried is Chairman of the Department of Surgery at McGill University, and Surgeon-in-chief of the McGill University Health Centre. …

Family Ties
Thursday September 27th, 2018

With a view to continually improve patient care, the Division of Cardiology will soon open a state-of-the-art Centre at the MGH that will be devoted to the analysis and treatment of hereditary cardiac diseases. The goal is to try to understand why certain people, often young, healthy individuals with no history of cardiac disease, suddenly die, develop coronary heart disease or experience early heart failure.

Major Modernization Project for the MGH
Thursday July 26th, 2018

The Montreal General Hospital Foundation is delighted with the announcement made today by Quebec Health Minister Gaétan Barrette, giving the green light to study the project to modernize the Montreal General Hospital (MGH). This major project, estimated at a maximum of $300-million, focuses on modernizing the operating rooms, the Emergency Department and the Medical Device …

Annual Report: the Impact of Your Donation
Thursday June 21st, 2018

Once again this year, we wish to express our immense gratitude for the support given to CODE LiFE: The Montreal General Hospital Foundation. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, our Foundation manages one of the largest healthcare funds in Quebec. In reviewing this annual report, you will see the impact of the dollars raised …

Proudly Supporting Women’s Mental Health
Monday June 18th, 2018

$211,898 for Women’s Mental Health Programs! Once again, the annual Pharmaprix AIMEZ.VOUS. Course pour les Femmes was a resounding success, raising $211,898 for the Montreal General Hospital Foundation to support the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC)’s Mental Health Mission. The event saw over 1,300 runners and walkers give it their all in 10- and 5-km races in Montreal’s …