Hooked on Health Lottery Raises $22,000 for Wiarton, Lion’s Head Hospitals

Photo Right (L-R): BPHF Board Directors; Brian Taylor, Nancy Strang and Kevin Walsh, (Chair), present a cheque to winners Kelly and Donna Thompson at the Lion’s Head Hospital on February 26th, with help from Directors Ann Iles, Connie Slaughter and Linda Myles-Gallinger.
Submitted by April Patry,
Executive Director

Bruce Peninsula Hospitals Foundation (BPHF) is pleased to announce that their annual Hooked on Health Lottery (#M756875) raised $22,000 in support of Wiarton and Lion’s Head Hospitals. 

Brightshores Wiarton and Lion’s Head Hospitals’ site manager, Jamie Nigh Milbrandt drew the winning tickets at the Wiarton Hospital on February 22nd. Donna Thompson of Lion’s Head was the lucky 1st place winner of $5,000; 2nd prize winner of $1,500 was Shirley Hale of Sauble Beach; 3rd prize winner of $1,000 was Brenda Barham of Wiarton; 4th place winner of $800 was David Beeston of Lion’s Head, and 5th prize winner of $500 was Mary Ann White of Wiarton.

This year, Hooked on Health lottery proceeds will assist in upgrading our Nurse Call Systems at both Wiarton and Lion’s Head Hospitals. 

“A huge thank you for the continued community support of Wiarton and Lion’s Head hospitals,” said Jamie Nigh Milbrandt, adding, “we greatly appreciate all of the donors who contributed to this draw and extend a big congratulations to the winners!” 

The BPH Foundation team extends a huge thank you to all of our family physicians from the Sauble Health Team, the South Bruce Peninsula Family Health Organization, and the Peninsula Family Health Team for generously supporting the cash prizing for this lottery again this year!