Women's College Hospital Foundation - Lives Changed

Lives Changed

Dawn's story
Dawn is a member of WCH Foundation’s neWCHapter group and a patient of Women’s College Hospital’s Reproductive Life Stages Progra...
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Kay Miki
Ten years ago, Kay Miki was desperate for answers.  She’d been experiencing terrible stomach pains for two years but hadn’t ...
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Sharon Newman
Fifteen days after Sharon Newman was diagnosed with breast cancer, she was a survivor crediting Women's College Hospital research with saving h...
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Laura Kelly
Donate today to advance the world-leading breast cancer research and clinical care at Women's College Hospital that saved Laura's life...
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The Kostuck Family
Your donation today will save the lives of more patients like Henry Kostuck, who is walking his daughters down the aisle this summer because of Wom...
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The Health Gap: Nicole's story
Women’s College Hospital has been drawing attention to the “health gap” – a term that describes the unique challenges faced...
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Diane Birch
Your generosity helps Women’s College Hospital give the gift of life to women like Diane every day. Thank you!  When Diane Birch was di...
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Arlene Carpenter
Donate today to advance the world-leading breast cancer research and clinical care at Women's College Hospital that saved Arlene's life. Yo...
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Sue Williams
Your generosity will help save the lives of more women like Sue. Click here to donate online today. Sue Williams was enjoying a family trip to En...
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Nadine Griffiths
Your donation today will give the gift of hope and healing to more women like Nadine by helping Women's College Hospital continue to grow as a ...
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Kerry Lake
Your generosity today will help patients like Kerry recover faster and get home sooner because of innovations in anesthesia and pain management. Cl...
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Catherine Atkins
Your gift today will help more women like Catherine gain back their health and strength to live long, fulfilling lives. Transform the health of wom...
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Elana Trainoff
Your donation today will help more women like Elana receive the support they need to get back to their health and their lives. Click here to donate...
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The Power Family
Your donation today will save the lives of generations of women like Stephanie, Michele and Gail. Click here to donate online and build a better fu...
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Lori Sylman
When Lori Sylman had her first migraine, her schoolteacher sent her to stand alone in the hallway as punishment. She was just 11 years old. That mo...
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Ken Yip-Hoi
Four months ago, Ken Yip-Hoi was living in Trinidad and literally wasting away at 120 pounds. Diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2001, his blood sug...
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Samson & Helen
Your donation today will help more families like Samson's receive the support they need to get back to their health and their lives. Click...
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Kim Celestine
On a February morning in 2012, Kim Celestine put her daughter on the school bus and made a quick trip to the drug store. Minutes later, she was on ...
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Caroline Noakes
Caroline Noakes says cancer was her “wake-up call to enjoy life.” Diagnosed with breast cancer at age 29, just three years after gettin...
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Kathleen Mulheron
Close to 100 times, Kathleen Mulheron has travelled from her home in Scarborough to Women’s College Hospital for a treatment regime that last...
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Hamila Lotfi
Your donation today will help more women like Hamila receive the support they need to get back to their health and their lives. Click here to ...
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Nara Abrams
Your donation today will help more women like Nara receive the support they need to get back to their health and their lives. Click here to do...
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Rodger & Joanne McLennan
There’s no mistaking where Joann McLennan is from. Although she’s lived in Canada for more than 40 years, the tones of her native New Y...
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Rosita Sanchez
Rosita Sanchez arrived in Canada from the Philippines during the giddy days of 1967, Canada’s centennial celebration.  Although it was a...
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June and John Wevers
It was, almost literally, a match made in heaven. June grew up on a farm outside Meaford, Ontario. John grew up in Toronto and after a short stint...
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Susan Fowlie
When you ask Susan Fowlie why she is a supporter of Women’s College Hospital, she replies: “Two words – Carol Kitai.” Dr. ...
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Judith Scotland
Judith Scotland will never forget her first appointment with the oncologist at Women’s College Hospital after her diagnosis of breast cancer....
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Katie Osler
In a masterful understatement, Katie Osler describes the last eight years of her life as “a busy time.”  During those years, Osler...
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Bill Hughey
“Men love Women’s College Hospital too.” That’s what Bill Hughey told us when he called the Foundation shortly after recei...
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Anne Grant
The distinction of greatest number of consecutive years supporting Women’s College Hospital belongs – along with our sincere thanks &nd...
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Rosa Cordiano
Rosa Cordiano has a vested interest in osteoporosis research: she lives with the condition every day.  Diagnosed in her mid 30s, she couldn&rs...
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Patricia White
Patricia White, a committed monthly donor to Women’s College since 2001, has had a long and meaningful relationship with our Hospital. Patri...
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