Since our first fund-raiser in 2007 the Do Good Divas have donated over $620,000 to fund projects and programs for the improvement of health-related services in our community.
Major donations from our fund-raising include:
$30,000 for the purchase of a passenger van for the Canadian Mental Health Association Windsor Essex. The Van will enable CMHA-WECB’s team to provide support for clients in Windsor Essex. The Do Good Divas also donated $8000 toward the purchase of nourish chairs for the precious patients in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Windsor Regional Hospital.
For the purchase of a passenger van for the Unemployed Help Centre. The “Shuttling for Success” program will support city and county clients who can now access a variety of programs offered at the UHC. We are also happy to refresh the cataract surgery patients waiting room at the Ouellette Campus of WRH.
For the creation of a patient/family lounge on the 7th floor of Ouellette Campus, the update of a lounge and kitchenette in the birthing centre of Met Campus and the purchase of 5 sleeper chairs for the maternity patient rooms.
For the refurbishment of 4 lounge areas for mental health patients at the Ouellette Campus of Windsor Regional Hospital
To W.E. Care for Kids House for an indoor therapeutic, accessible swimming pool at Windsor Regional Children’s Centre
For the creation of 3 additional patient/family lounges at the Metropolitan Campus of Windsor Regional Hospital
For the creation of 3 patient/family lounges at the Metropolitan Campus of Windsor Regional Hospital
For 2 projects at WRH Tayfour Campus; furnishings for a Life Skills Development room and a refurbishing of the family lounge in the Complex Continuing Care Facility
For Windsor Regional Cancer Centre for the purchase of 5 triple-channel chemotherapy pumps
To Windsor Regional Hospital for purchase of physiotherapy equipment for patients at the western campus
To the Jumpstart Program to provide breakfast programs and nutritious snacks for students throughout Windsor and Essex County
To the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre for the purchase of pagers and computers
To Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital for renovation of 5 waiting rooms in the Adult Day Surgery area
Do Good Donations
Canadian Mental Health Association – Windsor-Essex County Branch
House of Sophrosyne
W.E. Care for Kids – Ronald McDonald House Campaign
Windsor/Essex County Humane Society
Windsor-Essex Therapeutic Riding Association
Windsor Residence for Young Men
Windsor Scottish Rite Learning Centre for Children with Dyslexia