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  • Your Support Is Making Breakthroughs In Research

    September 16, 2017

    A new study led by researchers at the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (owned and operated by the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba) and the University of Manitoba suggests that moms who eat peanut while breastfeeding, and who feed their infants peanut before 12 months, could be protecting their babies from a future peanut allergy. The study, published in the Journal…

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  • Volunteers Like Elma Make The Difference

    September 11, 2017

    Having spent 44 years dedicated to the Children’s Hospital Book Market, it’s easy to see why Elma Neufeld is September’s Children’s Hospital Foundation Volunteer of the Month. Elma can still recall when her Book Market journey began. “I was working evenings at the Children’s Hospital when Pat Scorer, our Director of Nursing, asked the nurses and nurses’ aides to volunteer…

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  • Volunteer of the Month, John DiQuinzio

    September 10, 2017

    For the past 7 years, our volunteer of the month has poured time and energy into organizing the Annual Golf Tournament for Children’s Hospital. This key fundraiser could not come together without the tireless efforts of Golf Committee Members like John DiQuinzio. “What compelled me to volunteer was getting a tour of the hospital,” recalls John. “When you actually go…

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