Jun. 22, 2015
On June 23, BMO Financial Group will announce a significant financial investment to support men, women and adolescents living with a mental illness in London and surrounding region.
Media are invited to attend a special gift announcement at Parkwood Institute’s Mental Health Care Building and learn more about how BMO Financial Group will support St. Joseph’s mission of providing compassionate mental health care.
Media has the opportunity to take photos and interview the following attendees:
- Dr. Gillian Kernaghan, President & CEO of St. Joseph’s Health Care London
- Dr. Sarah Jarmain, Site Chief, Parkwood Institute’s Mental Health Care Building and Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care
- Michelle Campbell, President & CEO of St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation
- David Blyth, Regional Vice President, Commercial Banking, BMO Bank of Montreal
- Kristen Kennedy, Regional Vice President, Personal Banking, BMO Bank of Montreal
St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation
St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation gathers, grows and grants philanthropic funds to enable St. Joseph’s Health Care London to pursue excellence in care, teaching and research. Through donor support, the foundation contributes to advances in the delivery of patient care, specialized equipment, research initiatives and capital funds at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Parkwood Hospital, Mount Hope Centre for Long Term Care, Regional Mental Health Care London and Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care and Lawson Health Research Institute. As one of the largest charitable organizations in Southwestern Ontario, St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation is an accredited member of Imagine Canada’s Ethical Trustmark Program, which recognizes the foundation’s commitment to ethical fundraising and donor accountability.
St. Joseph’s Health Care London
Renowned for compassionate care, St. Joseph’s Health Care London is a leading academic health care centre in Canada dedicated to helping people live to their fullest by minimizing the effects of injury, disease and disability through excellence in care, teaching and research. Through partnership with Lawson Health Research Institute and our collaborative engagement with other health care and academic partners, St. Joseph’s has become an international leader in the areas of: chronic disease management; medical imaging; specialized mental health care; rehabilitation and specialized geriatrics; and surgery. St. Joseph’s operates through a wide range of hospital, clinic and long-term and community-based settings, including: St. Joseph’s Hospital; Parkwood Institute; Mount Hope Centre for Long Term Care; and the Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care. For more information, go to www.sjhc.london.on.ca