The West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation works with the community to help raise funds for equipment, upgrading of facilities, and special projects for the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital.
Incorporated in 1981, the role of the Foundation is to provide our community with an opportunity to continually improve patient care at the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital through a wide range of giving opportunities.
Second only to the provincial government, the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation is the largest funder of West Lincoln Memorial Hospital.
It is through the support of our community, the Foundation continues to play a crucial role in the advancement of healthcare at West Lincoln Memorial. The Foundation is currently supporting the revitalization of programs within the following core areas – B Ward, C Ward, Education, Emergency, Intensive Care Unit, Laboratory, Obstetrics, Operating Room, Pharmacy and Radiology.
The Donor Bill of Rights was created by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), and the Giving Institute: Leading Consultants to Non-Profits. The Donor Bill of Rights is endorsed by numerous not for profit organizations, including the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation. The Foundation is a member of Imagine Canada Programs, for donors this set of standards is assurance of our integrity and accountability.
Statements of Mission, Purpose, and Vision
It is the mission of the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation Inc. (the “Corporation”) to develop and cultivate philanthropic opportunities and collaborative relationships with others within the West Niagara community having similar goals to that of the Corporation to foster medical programs and health services and thus improve the health and well-being of the people in our communities.
To solicit, receive, maintain and prudently manage gifts, money and property and allocate grants in support of the charitable activities relating to the mission of the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation Inc.
The Foundation shall uphold, enhance, support and advance its mission and purpose by:
- Treating our constituents, partners and the community with honesty, integrity, respect in a caring, appreciative and professional manner;
- Be accountable, transparent and fiscally responsible to our constituents, partners and the community.