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New Partnership Supports Cape Breton Seniors: Give back on July 13

The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation’s Geriatric Fund will grow next week when it teams up with Home Instead Charities for the annual Give 65 fundraiser – the first and only crowd-fundraising platform exclusively devoted to helping charities raise money for seniors’ programs and services.  On Tuesday, 13 July, the…...

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Radio Day 2021 Taking Place October 7

Radio Day 2021 will take place on October 7, in support of cancer care here in Cape Breton. The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation’s Radio Day is hosted in partnership with Hot 101.9 and New Country 103.5. With the support of our community, last year’s event raised more than $753,700,…...

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Limited Edition ‘We Will Rise Again’ Caps Now Available!

After the outpouring of support for the We Will Rise Again T-shirt (sold in 2020), the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation is proud to launch the We Will Rise Again Cap, presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body. Caps are limited edition, and 100 percent of proceeds will support our Area…...

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Registration for Move Because You Care now OPEN!

The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation is proud to present Move Because You Care – a virtual run, walk or “move” in support of Cape Breton’s new Cancer Centre. Taking place on June 18-20, we have a goal of raising $10,000 to update and enhance the programming, research and innovation,…...

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2020 Annual Report to Donors is Now Live!

The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation is pleased to present the 2020 Annual Report to Donors: Community Like Never Before. To download and view the report, please click here....

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CellaVision is Funded!

Thanks to the generosity of 1,015 donors in our community, more than $220,000 has been raised, meaning CellaVision has been fully funded for the Cape Breton Regional Hospital! Thank you! To our donors: please know that your impact on healthcare here in Cape Breton is literally transformative, as CellaVision will be brand new –…...

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CBRHF Hosts Annual General Meeting, Virtually

This past year certainly has been unprecedented, but thanks to the kindness and generosity of our donors, we have a lot to celebrate! Join our Foundation for our Annual General Meeting (AGM) as we discuss the highlights of 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuring that we follow public health…...

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Mental Health and Addiction Services

We’ve Reached Our Goal! Thank You to Donors of the Mental Health and Addictions Major Gifts Campaign! On September 18th, 2013, Mental Health and Addiction Services changed for the better in the Cape Breton District Health Authority (CBDHA). The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation launched a $1.35 million major gift…...

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Your Dollars In Action

With every gift you make to the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation, you help strengthen the health of Cape Bretoners. Your donations fund equipment, renovations and programs that aren’t funded by government and wouldn’t be funded without your support. Quite simply, you help deliver excellence in healthcare. In 2019, thanks to…...

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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

Cancer patients, who have never met Brenda McCarthy, have a lot to thank her for. Her dream, now fulfilled, is changing lives. Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT), a treatment recommended for some cancers is now available at the Cape Breton Cancer Centre (CBCC) It is thanks to Brenda. Stereotactic Body…...

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