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2014

Silver Ball Gala Raises $1 Million for Providence Healthcare
11/12/2014 - On November 8, more than 800 community leaders, celebrities, philanthropists and corporate supporters came together at the Fairmont Royal York in support of Providence Healthcare and its 21st annual Silver Ball. The black-tie gala raised $1 million (net) for those who rely on Providence for rehabilitation, palliative care and long-term care, as well as community-based [...]

A Celebration of Hollywood, Hope and Heroes at Providence Healthcare’s Silver Ball
10/29/2014 - The 21st annual Silver Ball in support of Providence Healthcare, a leader in providing rehabilitation, palliative and long-term care, as well as community-based programs including an Adult Day Program for people with dementia, will be held Saturday, November 8 at the Fairmont Royal York. More than 800 guests will enjoy a red carpet experience, attending [...]

Ribbon Cutting for Sun Life Financial Orthopaedic and Amputee Rehabilitation
09/23/2014 - On Thursday, September 25, Providence Healthcare welcomes representatives from Sun Life Financial to celebrate the renaming of the Sun Life Financial Orthopaedic and Amputee Rehabilitation unit. Last year, Sun Life Financial donated to Providence a transformative gift of $500,000 in support of rehabilitation that helps people get their life back after an amputation due to [...]

Ken & Nancy Shaw Providence Golf Classic Turns 20
08/21/2014 - The Ken & Nancy Shaw Providence Golf Classic, presented by Premier Mobility celebrates its 20th anniversary on  August 25. The annual fundraiser has become one of the city’s best golf tournaments thanks to the support of local golfers, sponsors,  donors and volunteers. “Over the years, our memories at this event are countless and fondly remembered,” [...]

Indulge Your Foodie – Cuisine & Cuvée
04/25/2014 - On Friday, May 2, enjoy panoramic views of Toronto’s skyline and waterfront while sampling gourmet food and beverages at Providence Healthcare’s 14th annual Cuisine & Cuvée, presented by TD Commercial Banking. An epicurean’s delight, guests will mix and mingle their way through 22 food stations from some of the city’s best restaurants and upscale caterers, [...]

 

2013

Toronto’s Longest Running Gala Turns 20
10/30/2013 - The 2013 Silver Ball, sponsored by Sun Life Financial, marks a milestone this year — its 20th year raising funds in support of Providence Healthcare, a leader in rehabilitation, palliative and long-term care, as well as community-based programs and clinics that promote recovery, good health and well-being. This is Toronto’s longest running gala. “When we [...]

Hockey Legends Tee Off for Providence
08/7/2013 - National Hockey League legends Dick Duff, Bob Nevin and Johnny Bower take to the greens alongside former NHL goalie and current CBC Hockey Night in Canada commentator Glenn Healy for the  Ken & Nancy Shaw Providence Golf Classic on Thursday, August 8 at Bayview Golf & Country Club. Now in its 19th year, the tournament [...]

New Date for Toronto’s Largest Food and Wine Fundraiser
06/7/2013 - A massive downpour of rain on May 29 caused Toronto’s largest food and wine fundraiser, Cuisine & Cuvée, to be postponed to Friday, June 14 due to flooding at the venue, Evergreen Brick Works. All tickets purchased for the original date can be used for the rescheduled evening that will prove to be bigger, better [...]

Toronto’s Largest Food and Wine Fundraiser
05/14/2013 - On Wednesday, May 29, Providence Healthcare’s Cuisine and Cuvée gets bigger and better than ever before. More than 800 people are expected at the 13th annual fundraiser in support of Providence Healthcare, a leader in providing rehabilitation, palliative and long-term care as well as community-based programs to the Greater Toronto Area. While strolling through Toronto’s [...]

Accreditation Canada Awards Providence ‘Exemplary Standing’
03/26/2013 - Providence Healthcare has successfully achieved ‘Accredited with Exemplary Standing’ status from Accreditation Canada, the highest designation attainable. Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that sets standards for quality and safety in health care, accrediting health organizations in Canada and around the world. After three intense days of team interviews, tours, documentation reviews, and conversations [...]

State-of-the-Art Pharmacy System Launched at Providence
01/16/2013 - Providence Healthcare is the first hospital in Canada to implement the Beacon® Inventory Management System, a state-of-the-art automation and bar code technology system, for its new on-site retail pharmacy. “When we first spoke about opening a retail pharmacy for our patients, staff and the surrounding community, we needed to be space conscious and wanted a [...]

 

2012

2012 Silver Ball for Providence Healthcare
10/24/2012 - One of Toronto’s largest galas of the year, the 19th annual Silver Ball, will raise $1 million for Providence Healthcare and the future health-care needs of the communities we serve. More than 800 guests will attend this year’s gala, as we celebrate our 50th anniversary in Toronto’s east end. Ken Shaw, National Editor and Anchor [...]

Providence Healthcare Welcomes Leading Canadian Economist, Dr. Sherry Cooper, Discusses Global Economic Trends
01/19/2012 - TORONTO, Ontario – January 16, 2012 Providence Community Partners, a network of local business leaders who gather regularly in support of Providence Healthcare, are proud to present one of Canada’s most influential women and leading economists, Dr. Sherry Cooper, Executive Vice President and Chief Economist of BMO Financial Group, in a discussion about global economic [...]

 

2011

Providence Healthcare Announces New President and CEO
05/30/2011 - For immediate release TORONTO, Ontario – May 30 – The Board of Directors of Providence Healthcare has announced the appointment of Josie Walsh as President and Chief Executive Officer.  “After an extensive search, there is no doubt that Ms Walsh is the one to lead Providence into the future. She is extremely well regarded within [...]

 

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Beth Johnson, Director, Communications, Providence Healthcare,
416-285-3666 x4042 or bjohnson@providence.on.ca