Our Donors

VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation partners with donors to help provide the people, programs, places and tools to transform health care and save lives at Vancouver General Hospital, UBC Hospital, GF Strong Rehab Centre, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute and Vancouver Community Health services.

Donors like you have a vital impact on health care in BC. Thank you for your generosity.

Ritchie Biln
Spine surgery patient and donor 

“Things can happen at any time and in the unfortunate circumstances it does, the donations that have been made in order to have state of-the-art equipment, the best services and the most amazing staff will make all the difference in your care, treatment, recovery and outcome.”

“Choosing to donate to a hospital which provides a full range of basic and highly specialized emergency health care and trauma services, not just for Vancouver, but for all residents of British Columbia is a priority for our family.”

Read Ritchie’s story

Alice Chung
Board member and donor

“Choosing to donate to a hospital which provides a full range of basic and highly specialized emergency health care and trauma services, not just for Vancouver, but for all residents of British Columbia is a priority for our family.”

Dana Fedor
Registered Nurse

“It makes me so proud to live in BC and know that we’re all in this together. Thank you to everyone who has shown support to all of us on the front lines.”

Dr. Thalia Field
Stroke Specialist

“The support of our donors has been critical in building our best possible Stroke Program, emphasizing excellence in quality care, research and education.”

Nick Kanaan
Lung transplant recipient and donor 

“The ECMO machine that saved my life and bridged me to my lung transplant is only here in BC because of people who give to health care. I am living proof that donations save lives.”

Read Nick’s story 

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Find out how your donations make a difference to our community!