Callahan Property Group donates ten thousand dollars towards Health System Innovation here in Kelowna, BC, further unlocking a matching donation from the recently announced Jim Pattison Foundation gift.
Health System Innovation is one of the eight focus areas included in the KGH Foundation’s ambitious Closer to Home Than You Think campaign and looks to transform complex, system-wide challenges and barriers to sustainability, accessibility and equity in the health care being delivered. Callahan Property Group is proud to support an exciting new chapter in health care right in our backyard.
Callahan Property Group continues to provide support to KGH Foundation in their mission to provide access to world-class, state-of-the-art medical facilities and patient care. Through our continued giving to the KGH Foundation, it is our hope that our community is well taken care of in a time of need.
To learn more about KGH Foundation and its various initiatives, click here.
Callahan Property Group (CPG) has furthered their commitment to supporting local health care with a gift of $10,000 dedicated to the advancement of stroke care for patients and families in the southern interior region of B.C.
Last year, there were over 1,500 cases of
stroke in the Interior Health region. While advancements in acute care,
treatment and rehabilitation for stroke patients have been made in recent
years, the grim reality of stroke is sobering; it is still the leading cause of
long-term disability in adults and regrettably, the third leading cause of
death in B.C. Every year the numbers are
The gift from CPG will support the KGH
Foundation’s partnership with the Interior Health Authority to fund significant
advancements in regional stroke care.
“We are humbly grateful for the long-standing support of CPG,” says Mischa Mueller, Director of Philanthropy for the KGH Foundation. “Their loyalty to supporting excellence in health care in our community is incredibly important to the future of care in the southern interior.”
Since 1978, the KGH Foundation has worked with a generous community to raise funds to support world-class healthcare close to home for a rapidly expanding and diverse population in the interior of B.C. Today, the KGH Foundation is the lead fundraising organization for Kelowna General Hospital and its associated facilities, JoeAnna’s House and Central Okanagan Hospice House.