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Somniatis gives back to Mental Health Services at OSMH

Mental Health Services at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital has received an incredible donation of funds raised from Somniatis III: A Wearable Art Show. The artistic performance, which took place at the St. Paul’s Centre at the end of October, raised $12,426 for the Hospital. “The passion, imagination and work that brought the artistic vision of […]

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Smile Cookie Campaign Raises an Incredible $41,000 for Sick Children at OSMH

Tim Hortons latest fundraising initiative is sure to spread smiles to staff and children at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. The restaurant’s annual Smile Cookie Campaign raised more than $41,000 for the Hospital’s Outpatient Paediatric Centre. The amount is just shy of $10,000 more than last year’s Campaign which raised $31,800. “We are amazed at the […]

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Hospital Gala raises over $90,000 for Senior’s Care

The Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 17th Annual Gala was a smashing success, raising more than $90,000 for senior’s care. The sold out event took place at Casino Rama Resort on October 12th, and saw more than 300 hospital supporters and attendees celebrate to the Fabulous 50’s Rock N’ Roll theme. “We are so proud […]

Legion Branch 34

Legion Donates More Than $17,700 to OSMH

Thanks to the generosity of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34, Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital will now have a brand new bladder scanner. Through the Legion’s Poppy Fund, $17,735.61 was donated to the Hospital to purchase the new piece of equipment. “We are so appreciative of this generous donation from Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34,” said […]

Car Show at Webers in Orillia

Car show revs up money for Hospital

More than $1,600 has been presented to the OSMH Foundation on behalf of the “Hot August Nights” car show organizing committee. The funds were raised at four different car shows held Tuesday evenings at Webers in August. In total, more than a thousand cars participated in the shows, making it the largest cruise night in […]

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Smilezone Foundation transforms OSMH’s Outpatient Paediatric Unit

A new unit makeover at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital is sure to put smiles on patients and their families. The Smilezone Foundation worked closely with the Hospital to renovate and transform the new Outpatient Paediatric Unit on Soldiers’ 2. The space includes colourful murals, modern furniture, and interactive elements like wall-mounted iPads. “When you walk […]

No Frills

Jason’s No Frills supports sick children at OSMH

Jason’s No Frills is helping Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital improve care for children. Proceeds from their annual Point of Sale campaign will be going towards the Hospital’s Outpatient Paediatric Project. “We’re so thankful to have the ongoing support of outstanding community partners like Jason’s No Frills,” said Nicole Kraftscik, Senior Development Officer. “We’re one step […]

Oro-Medonte BBQ

Oro Medonte BBQ Supports Orillia’s Hospital

Oro-Medonte Ward 5 Councillor Scott Jermey’s second annual BBQ in Oro Medonte raised $3,700 in support of Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. The funds, which were donated by attendees of the BBQ on July 7th, will go toward defibrillators at the Hospital. Organizer Scott Jermey said he is very thankful for everyone who came out and […]

Reid Scholarship Winner

Reid Family Scholarship awarded to Patrick Fogarty graduate

Mitchell Pellarin has his sights set on becoming an ophthalmologist in the Orillia community. Now, with the help of the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital Reid Family Scholarship, he is one step closer to achieving that goal. “I can’t wait to start my journey toward becoming a dedicated physician in my hometown of Orillia,” said Mitchell. […]

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Former Recipient of OSMH Mental Health Services Pays it Forward

A former recipient of the Outpatient Mental Health Program at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital is paying it forward. Angie Green Hill has made a donation of $13,000 to the Outpatient Program, which she raised through her second annual online auction. “I wouldn’t be fundraising for the Outpatient Program if it didn’t save my life,” said […]