what's vital?

Discover how George bounced back from a random heart attack on his way to the library and his journey to recovery.

Read George's Story

Life-saving technology buys crucial time for father of three.

Read Willie's Story

Angus is Canada’s first certified superbug sniffing dog and is trained to track C. difficile at VCH.

Read Angus' Story

The Driver Rehab Program at GF Strong helps get patients back on the driving road.

Read Adrian's Story

World-class skier Jamie Crane-Mauzy credits revolutionary brain surgery and VGH’s ICU team for saving her life.

Read Jamie's Story

This multi-year initiative will transform surgical care at VGH and UBC Hospital to enhance patient outcomes.

Read Umberto's Story

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Together with your support, VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation is improving lives in our community. We are Vancouver Costal Health’s primary philanthropic partner.

about the foundation

Your support enables us to ensure the best care is available to every adult British Columbian. Our donors drive innovation and health care transformation.