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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.

Royal Canadian Legion: Heroes in our Community

Our donors are the unsung heroes who stand behind our health care heroes. Among them are long-time supporters like the Royal Canadian Legion. Known for poppy fund collections benefiting veterans, the Legion also s… Read More.

June 3, 2021

Donor Story, Stories

Glenda Coupland & Chinguacousy Lions Club

Long-time Osler employee Glenda Coupland is happy to say that she has lived in Brampton her entire life. Not one to simply sit back and enjoy the city lifestyle, she makes it a point to be an active, contributing … Read More.

April 20, 2021

Donor Story, Stories

Donor Profile: Alan Boughton

As co-founder and Chief Sales Officer of Trailcon Leasing Inc., Osler Foundation donor Alan (Al) Boughton knows all about preventative maintenance, and he knows it applies to hospitals just as much as it does to t… Read More.

April 14, 2021

Donor Story, Stories

Donor Profile: Glen Way

Thanks in part to his parents and a few good friends, giving back is a fact of life for Glen Way, member of the Osler Foundation Board of Directors and Director, Wealth Management at The Sharpe-Way Group at Scotia… Read More.

April 5, 2021

Donor Story, Stories

Donor Profile: Dr. Farooque Dawood

For Dr. Farooque Dawood, the current sight of physicians and staff in full PPE is reminiscent of the SARS epidemic. “Etobicoke General was the main treatment area for SARS, and the epidemic brought lots of ch… Read More.

February 19, 2021

Donor Story, Stories

Donor Profile: Jean Douglas

Jean Douglas is not a new donor to Osler Foundation—she’s long known the need for community support to equip our hospitals—but this past summer she was an Osler patient for the first time. The care she recei… Read More.

February 9, 2021

Donor Story, Stories

Rotary Club of Brampton

For more than 60 years, the Rotary Club of Brampton has consistently supported Brampton’s hospitals, including a $500,000 pledge made in 2016 to help finish and equip the then-new Peel Memorial, and upgrade equi… Read More.

September 1, 2020

Donor Story, Stories

Donor Profile: Sheridan College

Every year Sheridan College prepares students for health care careers as nurses, personal support workers and pharmacy technicians. Staff and students understand firsthand the importance of having the right tools … Read More.

August 25, 2020

Donor Story, Stories

Donor Profile: Maple Lodge Farms

Today, Maple Lodge Farms is the largest independent chicken processor in Canada, but the company remains true to its humble roots as a small family farm. The company is still owned and operated by the founding fam… Read More.

August 10, 2020

Donor Story, Stories