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In the photo (from left to right) are: Denise Bougie, Linda Besner, Yvette Paré, Erin Tabakman, Benoît Paré, Roger Groleau, Jean Laflamme, Gaëtan Bougie and Fleurette Groleau. The HGH thanks the Hawkesbury Optimist Club for its many years of support and for this very kind donation.

$2,000 for HGH Access 2018 campaign

The Hawkesbury Optimist Club has made a $2,000 donation to the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital Foundation’s Access 2018 Campaign in support of the purchase of a new CT scanner and MRI machine for the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital (HGH).

The cheque was presented to Erin Tabakman of the HGH Foundation by Optimist Club members at their recent meeting in the attached photo.

About Access 2018

The Access 2018 campaign will help provide the HGH with two pieces of state-of-the-art equipment, a new CT scanner and a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine. The campaign objective is 4 million dollars.

The CT scanner and MRI are used to quickly diagnose and treat health conditions such as tumors, heart problems and strokes. Currently, patients have to travel to a city hospital for MRI exams. Once operational, the machines will be used approximately 15,000 times per year.

The HGH Foundation’s mission is to raise funds in order to improve the care and services offered to the community by the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital.


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Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule has been the publisher of The Review since 1992. A part-time job after high school at The Review got Sproule hooked on community newspapers and all that they represent. She loves to write, has covered every kind of event you can think of, loves to organize community events and loves her small town and taking photographs across the region. She dreams of writing a book one day so she can finally tell all of the town's secrets! She must be stopped! Keep subscribing to The Review . . . or else!

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