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Wednesday, 25 January 2017 20:23

Telus Fibre for Good Campaign does Good for the Foundation!

Telus Fibre for Good campaign raised $4,200 for the Fort St. John Hospital Foundation!

Over the last two years Telus has been building a Fibre network in Fort St. John and through the Fibre for Good campaign which wrapped up in November 2016, they enabled their valued customers to combine their love for new technology with their passion for building strong and viable communities; in this case supporting the work of the Fort St. John Hospital Foundation. 

 

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Telus Service Manager, Davide Loro; Telus Regional Marketing Manager, Loris Martin presenting Fort St. John Hospital Foundation Chief Development Officer, Jessica Kalman with a cheque for $4,200.

The philosophy at Telus is that they Give where they live, and since 2000 Telus, their team members and retirees have contributed more than $135 million to charitable and community organizations and volunteered more than 4.2 million hours in support of local communities throughout British Columbia.  Of that, since 2000 Telus has donated over $56,000 towards the Fort St. John Hospital Foundation.

The funds from this donation will be put towards the Foundation’s upcoming Have a Heart fundraiser which is raising money to purchase a Vein Viewer for the Fort St. John Hospital. 

“We would like to extend a heartfelt Thank You to Telus and all of their customers for choosing the Fort St. John Hospital Foundation as the recipient of these funds, it is because of amazing people and organizations like you that we are able to continue to enhance patient care and comfort a the Fort St. John Hospital and Peace Villa Facility”

 ~ Jessica Kalman, Chief Development Officer