News Releases

1ST DRAW JULY 30 – TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW! You’ve heard of the Catch the Ace lottery. You’ve read about the million dollar plus jackpots won in other communities. Now, the Kemptville District Hospital Foundation is bringing it “local” and the first draw takes place on July 30th!
Long before the coronavirus arrived in Canada, KDH had planned a series of events throughout 2020 to celebrate its first 60 years. The highlight of the year was to be a Strawberry Social Open House on the hospital grounds on June 27, 2020, the closest Saturday to the anniversary of Opening Day. Although all of the special events have had…
Local donor commits to matching  donations up to $2,500! To commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the Hospital, The Foundation will be raising funds throughout the month of June. Although we are all keenly focused on Covid 19, the need for new equipment continues.” It is our job to ensure the medical teams have the best equipment at their disposal to…
Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is honored that the Municipality of North Grenville has proclaimed June, 2020 as “Kemptville District Hospital Month.” June was chosen as KDH’s officially opened its doors 60 years ago on June 29, 1960. Over 2,000 people from all over the region lined up to tour what had been described in the Ottawa Citizen as “one of…
KEMPTVILLE, ONTARIO, APRIL 23, 2020 – Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is joining the global ‘LightItBlue’ movement to honour and thank all essential workers in the North Grenville community. Starting this evening, the garden at the front of the hospital will be bathed in the blue glow of floodlights in a tribute to the healthcare professionals and other essential workers who…
KDH has taken a number of proactive steps with the aim of mitigating risk around COVID-19 (coronavirus). With the safety of patients and families, staff, physicians and volunteers in mind, the following decisions have been made: Restrictions have been placed on visiting patients until further notice. Many non-acute outpatient clinics (specialist appointments) are cancelled until further notice. Some clinics will…
An ecstatic Dale Richardson heard the news that he had won the $10,000 Shopping Spree while he was at home making plans to renovate his kitchen. The timing couldn’t have been better for Dale. And thanks to KBC Rona, who underwrote the entire $10,000, $35,000 was raised for new colonoscopy equipment at the Kemptville District Hospital Foundation. There are not…
Thursday, 09 January 2020 16:50

Generous Bequest To Purchase New Ultrasound

Over the past few years, the Foundation has been fortunate to receive a number of bequests made by donors in recognition of the excellent care this hospital has been providing since 1960.  With family members well taken care of, these donors want to ensure that the future generations benefit from having the best in care, close to home. Last year,…
From 2018 through to 2020, the Foundation has committed $1.85 M to purchase much needed equipment and to fund renovations. The Foundation contributed $750,000 to build new Clinics, $100,000 for a Family Room and  $196,000 towards equipment including $160,000 for a new x-ray machine. The Foundation has also committed another $250,000 towards the clinic and $275,000 to purchase a new…
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Upcoming Events

CANCELLED - 2020 Corporate Golf Classic
10 Jul 2020
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CANCELLED - Ladies Nine & Dine
16 Sep 2020
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