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  • Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba Announcement

    January 19, 2018

    Memo: Date: January 19th, 2018 From: Karen Cornejo, Chair, Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba   The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba announces the resignation of Lawrence Prout, President & CEO effective February 15, 2018. During his five years as President & CEO, Mr. Prout developed a strong team, created deeper relationships, allowing the Foundation to increase their fundraising capacity for…

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  • 11-Year-Old Girl Uses Her Remission As A Chance To Give Back

    January 12, 2018

    A four-year-old girl’s only worry should be what toy she will play with next or what to dress up as – unfortunately, this was not the case for Abigail Stewart. When Abigail was four, she spent a year fighting for her life in and out of the Children’s Hospital. Abigail was diagnosed with Multisystem Langerhans Histiocystosis – a condition that…

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  • A Quilt Is Like A Hug

    January 10, 2018

    When Janis’ granddaughter Ashley was in Children’s Hospital, she witnessed first-hand, just how much of a difference a quilt can make. 13-year-old Ashley had been struggling for some time with extreme fatigue. After numerous doctor visits, Ashley ended up in Children’s Hospital and was diagnosed with Addison’s disease; a disorder that occurs when your body produces insufficient amounts of certain…

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