The Charity Road Race is virtual again this year from August 15 to 30 with participants posting the times and pictures of their run on social media.
Register online, then run on your own or with friends while appropriately social distancing.
Proceeds will go towards medical equipment for the regional hospital.
The draw for the winners in the annual Cash Lottery was held May 28. The winners, the amount won and their ticket numbers are:
The winners of the 50/50 draw were Wayne and Penny Watson of Rocanville, who won $23,775 (4028).
Virtual again in 2021
Whether you want to run 2k, 5k, 10k or 21k and compete against others, or walk 5k at your own pace, the Charity Road Race and Community Walk lets you compete and contribute.
The annual GX94 and FOX FM Airwaves for Health Radiothon was held in April 2021. Harvard Broadcasting covers all of the costs of the radiothon, so 100% of donations go toward medical equipment.
The annual gala is being tentatively planned for October, if permitted under Covid-19 guidelines. It's a much-anticipated late fall social evening with dinner, dancing, and a silent auction.
Each spring local agri-businesses and people seed the crop, and harvest it in fall. The result is that Farming for Health has raised more than $1 million in its first five years. And still going strong.
Cancelled for 2021
The annual Charity Golf Classic will be held at Deer Park Golf Course in Yorkton June 4. Golfers and sponsors raise money to buy medical equipment for facilities in the region.
Cancelled for 2021
The barbeque and music festival is held in late July at the Exhibition Grounds in Yorkton. It is a free and family-friendly event with something for everyone, from bbq meats and sides to live music..
The Health Foundation greatly appreciates the support of individuals, businesses and organizations who make it possible for us to purchase critical equipment to improve healthcare throughout east-central Saskatchewan. Please consider making a donation today.
The Health Foundation of East Central Saskatchewan, Inc. is a volunteer organization dedicated to being the leaders in continuously improving and expanding the quality of healthcare and medical services in east central Saskatchewan.
Our mission is to work in partnership with donors, the community, healthcare providers and government to raise and invest funds in capital and educational initiatives that will enhance healthcare services for our health region.
The Foundation is guided by a volunteer board, and operates independently from both the health region and government. It receives no money other than your much-appreciated donations.