An Enchanted Journey, this year’s Ball for The Children’s to support the Montreal Children’s Hospital, was held on May 23 at Windsor Station. The event artfully combined entertainment, music, and fine food and wine to create an otherworldly universe presided over by performers from Cirque Eloize – An Enchanted Journey indeed!
A record-breaking success
Under the leadership of co-patrons of honour Isabelle Marcoux, Chair of the Board, Transcontinental Inc., François Olivier, President and Chief Executive Officer, Transcontinental Inc., Roland Lescure, Executive Vice-President and Chief Investment Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, and Susie O’Reilly, the event hit an all-time …
To the great delight of sick children and their families, the 26th Opération Enfant Soleil Telethon concluded with a total amount of $18,017,359. What an incredible achievement by one of The Children's closest partners!
What an amazing day. Not only did more than 30 families from across Quebec gather in one place to share stories of hope, courage and care, but we collectively raised $1,460,000 for The Children’s. And we’re so glad you were a part of it. Thank you to the incredible people at Virgin Radio 96, CHOM 97.7 and CJAD 800 Montreal for dedicating this day to the kids at The Children’s, and to each and every person who listened, called, donated or volunteered today. Thank you Montreal!
Find out during the 10th annual Caring for Kids Radiothon on Thursday, May 30!
It was the beginning of soccer season and a day like any other. Eight-year-old Savana Montagna went to pick up her jersey and practice a bit. At some point, she was kicked in the leg but these things happen and no one thought much of it. However, when the pain got worse instead of better, Savana's mom took her to the Montreal Children's Hospital. There, they received the devastating news: Savana had Ewing's sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. At just eight years …
The Children’s community is extraordinary.
Through their dedication and immense talent, they attend to the welfare and health of children who must sometimes fight battles against all odds.
This year the Awards of Excellence recognize eight exceptional people for their contributions:
TransForce Administrative and Clinical Support Staff Award of Excellence
Awarded to a member of the administrative and clinical support staff who has demonstrated remarkable initiative in improving the well-being of patients and/or in enhancing the quality of life at work.
Maria Corvino says when she began working at the Montreal Children’s Hospital 20 years ago, it seemed like a perfect fit. …