• Living & Giving with Gusto

    July 3, 2013

    Legacy Giving

    Even though Don Horne was raised, as he describes, true to his Scottish roots – to work hard, save every penny, and never buy on credit – today Don is giving his life’s legacy away with gusto, and in his own words he’s “having a ball”.

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  • Cora’s New Hope

    July 1, 2013

    Sandbar Mental Health Endowment

    “New Hope gave me a reason to get up and get dressed three days a week. It stabilized an unstable situation. When I was diagnosed I realized that I had a real problem with real solutions.”
    ~ Cora Lee O’Laney

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  • Kinnette Club Gives to Sandbar

    July 11, 2013

    The Kinette Club of New Glasgow continues to support our community, always looking for an opportunity to improve the lives of others. They recently heard about the Sandbar Mental Health Endowment and wanted to learn more about the needs in the community and made a generous donation of $1,000.  

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  • Investors Group Financial donates $1,000 to AHF

    July 10, 2013

    Susan Malcolm, Executive Director of the Aberdeen Health Foundation said, “Gifts from our community, like Investors Financial Group, help us provide consistent financial support for health care initiatives in our community.” Investors Group Financial Services Inc. says this is their way of supporting their community. This donation will be used to improve patient care at […]

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  • Supporting the Caregivers

    July 5, 2013

    Bain Langley Palliative Care Education Endowment

    “Thanks to the Bain Langley Palliative Education Endowment, we as health care providers have been given the opportunity to further our education, which in these times of fiscal restraints would not otherwise be possible.”
    ~ Bonnie Mason

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  • Jean’s Legacy

    July 3, 2013

    Jean Ross has taken to heart the words of 18th century philosopher Edmund Burke who said, “No one could make a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.” Jean’s life is full of stories of giving, whether in her career in the tourism industry or in her commitment […]

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  • The McGee Family Story

    July 4, 2013

    Palliative Care Unit Endowment

    “There is such a misconception that Palliative Care is only about dying. It is really about helping patients to live as well as they can for as long as they can.”
    ~ Maggie McGee

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  • Raising the Bar for Patient Care

    July 1, 2013

    Medical Equipment Endowment

    “Today, I am back to full health and leading a normal life thanks to the state of the art CT Scanner, the diagnostic imaging staff at the Aberdeen Hospital and the care of my neurosurgeon.”
    ~ Peter Crawford

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  • Silent no more

    Heidi was the last person to see it coming. It began with a series of losses. Some of the proudest achievements of her life started to slip away—a great job, a partner she loved, and a waterfront home she treasured. And then she was stopped in her tracks. She was forced to leave college just […]

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