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Stories

Good things are happening in our hospitals every day. Lives are changed for the better. Lives are saved.

Storytelling unites us as human beings. We tell our stories to our families, friends and neighbours. Through our stories, we show people what’s important to us. We connect with the people we love.

YOUR STORIES ABOUT OSLER WILL INSPIRE OTHERS

Do you have a story to tell about the life-changing care you or your loved one received at Osler?

Is there a Health Care Hero who deserves special recognition?

Please share your story with us so that we may spread some good news. As a bonus, your story will inspire others to donate to Osler so that more and more stories will have happy endings.

Osler Staff Philanthropy Award Winners 2024

Osler Staff Philanthropy Award Winners 2024 Osler Foundation is proud to recognize and celebrate the outstanding efforts of Osler staff who demonstrate exceptional leadership in philanthropy. At Osler, we ne… Read More.

May 14, 2024

Donor Story, Hospital Family Story, Stories

AID Program

Program Profile: AID Program Osler's New Mental Health Program Offers Life-Changing & Life-Saving Care for Youth The Adolescent Intensive Day (AID) Program at Osler is a ground-breaking initiative aimed … Read More.

May 3, 2024

Hospital Family Story, Stories

Help Support Outstanding Care for Families in Need

Help Support Outstanding Care for Families in Need My mom, Debbie, was a beacon of strength and love—she was the kind of mom we all aspire to be. Even when she faced illness, she exemplified grace and courage… Read More.

May 2, 2024

Donor Story, Hospital Family Story, Patient Story, Stories

Osler Employee Giving: Meet Claudia Summa-Sorgini

Osler Employee Giving: Meet Claudia Summa-Sorgini Claudia Summa-Sorgini was an employee of William Osler Health System (Osler), for only six months when COVID-19 hit. She had joined the team as Clinical Pharmac… Read More.

April 23, 2024

Donor Story, Hospital Family Story, Stories

Meet Renu Maud

Meet Renu Maud With a remarkable 18-year tenure at Osler, Renu Mand consistently contributes in the fast-paced environment of the emergency department’s triage area at Etobicoke General, juggling this commitm… Read More.

April 9, 2024

Donor Story, Hospital Family Story, Stories

A Journey of Resilience and Recovery

A Journey of Resilience and Recovery My wife and I have lived in this community since 1975 and have relied on Osler’s hospitals many times. I have a compromised immune system, and, for over a decade, I hav… Read More.

March 28, 2024

Stories

Empowering Women in Philanthropy: International Women’s Day 2024

Empowering Women in Philanthropy: International Women’s Day 2024 As we celebrate International Women's Day, we want to recognize the significant leadership role that women play within philanthropy. We’re pr… Read More.

March 8, 2024

Stories

Osler Employee Giving: Beverley Burns

Osler Employee Giving: Beverley Burns Becoming a member of the Employee Giving Committee was an easy decision for Beverley Burns, Osler’s Director of Employee and Labour Relations and Volunteer Services, as s… Read More.

February 22, 2024

Donor Story, Hospital Family Story, Stories

The Phaco Machine

Osler Equipment Profile: The Phaco Machine Cataracts are the leading cause of sight loss in Canada. Fortunately, with a relatively short surgery, vision is often improved or corrected entirely. Each cataract… Read More.

January 29, 2024

equipment, Stories