Sep
20

Metro Rounds Up at the Register to Back the Build

PICTON, September 20, 2021 – A Picton grocery store has once again shown what partnership in action looks like by giving residents and visitors a chance to give to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation’s (PECMHF) Back the Build campaign. Metro Inc has proudly announced a donation of $17,000 from the cash register round-up promotion held between July 28, 2022, and August 10, ...

Jul
19

Picton Rotary Backs the Build

PICTON, July 19, 2022 – A local service club continues to support the campaign for a new hospital in Prince Edward County. Volunteers from the Rotary Club of Picton presented Shannon Coull, executive director of the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation (PECMHF), and Back the Build Campaign Cabinet members Elizabeth Crombie and Paul Massey with an $11,024 pledge installment towards their $100,000 commitment ...

May
20

Back the Build campaign surpasses original goal – new target announced

PICTON, May 19, 2022 – The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation’s (PECMHF) Back the Build campaign for a new hospital in Prince Edward County has surpassed its fundraising goal– but the campaign isn’t finished. At a special celebratory event held on Thursday at Picton’s Crystal Palace, PECMHF’s Board of Directors and Campaign Cabinet members announced a total of $20.7M has been raised for ...

Apr
26

Province moves Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital redevelopment to tendering stage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2022 Province moves Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital redevelopment to tendering stage PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY – The Ontario government is moving the Quinte Health Care (QHC) Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital redevelopment project to the fourth stage of a five-stage project, paving the way to go to tender, Todd Smith, MPP for Bay of Quinte, announced today. The ...

Apr
12

Easter donation keeps hospital campaign feeling sunny side up

PICTON, April 11, 2022 – John and Dianne Hopper made a special visit to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation this week, delivering a pledge installment towards their commitment to the new hospital campaign. The couple, who reside in Sophiasburgh ward, presented Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation’s Executive Director, Shannon Coull, with their third $50,000 installment that is Backing the Build for ...

Apr
06

Picton Firefighters add fuel to fundraising efforts

PICTON, April 5, 2022 – The Picton Firefighters Association have once again shown their commitment to the health and well-being of our community by making another gift in support of the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation’s (PECMHF) new hospital campaign. The Picton Firefighters Association turned up the heat on Tuesday evening when their members presented the PECMHF with a $7,000 gift to Back ...

Feb
23

You will dig this news!

It’s not quite shovels in the ground yet, but there was some digging going on this past December on the future site of our new hospital. Meet Courtney, Meghan, and Amanda from Ground Truth. They were tasked with completing the fieldwork associated with the archaeological assessment for the due diligence for the new Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital. Before approving a land development project, ...

Feb
03

DiBattista family of Picton Back the Build

PICTON, February 3, 2022 – Health care touches us all in different ways, and it takes special people in the community to ensure medical professionals deliver the best care possible each and every day. The desire to inspire others and helping to ensure access to health care is close to home is what motivated a $50,000 gift from the DiBattista family of Picton. The ...

Feb
01

A new QHC PECMH moves one step closer to shovels in the ground

Not even a global pandemic can stop the momentum toward building a new Quinte Health Care (QHC) Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital (PECMH)! Over the past year, as COVID‐19 continued to monopolize much of the focus for hospitals, our teams have stayed the course behind the scenes diving into the detailed design work needed for attaining approval for the new hospital build. The work ...