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  • Because Of You…Their Heart Is Full

    February 14, 2017

    Variety Children’s Heart Centre was established in the late 1980’s to provide pediatric cardiac services to Manitoba’s kids. Staffed by a team of pediatric cardiologists, nurse clinicians, cardiac technologists, social workers and administrative staff; they see approximately 5500 patients a year. This marks a massive increase from the 1500 patients seen annually when the clinic first opened. “We care for…

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  • Devoted To Caring

    February 12, 2017

    Colleen Horbay always knew she would devote her life to helping children. Having volunteered at the Children’s Hospital for more than 50 years, it’s a mission accomplished. “Pediatrics was always where my heart was because I have always loved helping and being around children,” says Colleen. “I’ve always been a very positive person. I enjoy people, and I like to…

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  • A Passion For Books

    February 3, 2017

    As a Book Market Volunteer for more than 27 years, Truus Oliver is fuelled by both love and gratitude. “I have always loved literature, and I’m very thankful for my life,” says Truus. “I have met some very wonderful people because of the Book Market. I love it and I hope I can keep being a part of it for…

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