Raising funds to meet the healthcare needs of Northerners
The Northern Health Foundation is a public foundation formed to fundraise for major capital projects and for programs and equipment needs of theNorthern Health Regionand serving Manitoba’s North.
The Northern Health Foundation is a volunteer based organization established by Northerners, for the benefit of Northerners supporting the health needs of the Northern Health Region. We welcome your participation and your support. Together we are stronger and can accomplish great things.
Our first project was the redevelopment of the Flin Flon General Hospital Emergency Department. This project is now complete. The Northern Health Foundation and the Northern Health Region would like to thank the very generous residents and organizations that supported this project.
If you’d like to support further projects in the Northern Health Region, you can make a donation directly to the Foundation or through Canada Helps Org. securely using a major credit card (DONATE NOW). All donations over $20.00 are tax deductible.
The Northern Health Foundation Inc. is a Registered Canadian Charity.
Registration number 812860971 RR0001.
Donations at Work
Flin Flon Emergency Department Grand Opening
The grand opening of the Flin Flon General Hospital Emergency Department was held on March 18th, 2019 with a public open house of the new facility. The department opened to the public on April 1st, 2019.
The Northern Health Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of our “Winning Together” – NHR Staff 50/50 Payroll Draw.
The draw is open to all current staff of the Northern Health Region. Half of the bi-weekly prize pot goes to the winning NHR staff member. The other half goes to the Northern Health Foundation for the purchase of equipment and program support to benefit patients requiring care throughout the NHR. Our initial fundraising efforts will go towards our “Buy A Pump” Campaign for replacement of IV Pumps.
Sign up for bi-weekly payroll deductions of: 1 ticket for $5; 3 tickets for $10; or 10 tickets for $20.
With approximately 2000 staff in the region, the payout could be big, Big, BIG!
UPDATE: August 11, 2021 draw is our first. Once complete, we will post who the lucky winner is and for how much. The next draw will be made on August 25, 2021
Lottery License Number: LGCA#8133-RF35812
This is a 50/50 payroll draw (LGCA#8133-RF-35812), 50 percent of cash goes to the winner, and 50 percent goes to the Northern Health Foundation for the purchase of equipment (not covered by provincial funding) to benefit patients throughout the NHR.
Ticket purchases are made by payroll deduction by employees using an enrollment form (earnings must be made during each pay period to cover ticket costs).
Ticket purchasers must work for NHR and be on NHR payroll to participate.
Ticket purchasers will receive electronic ticket confirmation on the Tuesday before each draw before midnight.
One winner will be drawn on the Wednesday, following paydays, at 2:00 pm, at the office of the NHF, beginning August 11, 2021.
Draws will be done through the service provider, Funding Change, using random number generator, approved by LGCA.
All winners will be notified by email and/or telephone.
Prizes will be paid by direct deposit or by cheque.
Should a cheque not be cashed within 6 months from the draw date, the Northern Health Foundation will add the unclaimed amount to the proceeds.
Persons under the age of 18 are not eligible to enter.
Ticket purchasers must work for the Northern Health Region.
The NHF must receive LGCA approval for any amendments to the draws.
Staff of the NHF are not allowed to participate.
All inquiries about the 50/50 payroll draw should be directed to the Administrative Assistant of the NHF at 204-681-3022.