Every Moment Matters Campaign Update Hospice Plans to BRING IT HOME!!

Every Moment Matters Campaign Update Hospice Plans to BRING IT HOME

Hospice Peterborough board, volunteers, staff and community supporters gathered on the evening of June 23rd to hear about the business of the organization for the past year, get updates on the new design of the Hospice Care Centre and celebrate the success of the Every Moment Matters Campaign. Continue reading Every Moment Matters Campaign Update Hospice Plans to BRING IT HOME!!

Keene Lions Present Cheque towards their $6K commitment!

A big THANK YOU to the Keene Lions Club for their $6,000 commitment to the Every Moment Matter Campaign! A portion of their three year commitment was raised during their Toll Road on May 20th; below is the cheque presentation from June 7th at the Keene Lions Hall.

IMG_3143 Robin Creeden, President of Keene Lions, presents Jim Devlin, Campaign Cabinet Member, with a cheque on June 7th during a Keene Lions Club meeting – thank you to all the members of the Keene Lions Club.



‘Paul’s Left Ball Fore’ fundraiser amused audiences at Market Hall on Thursday, April 28th raising $3,000 to support Hospice Peterborough’s Every Moment Matters Campaign.

This sold out performance featured Linda Kash, Lisa Lambert, Deb McGrath, Patrick McKenna, Colin Mochrie, The Citiots Improv, Beau Dixon, Dan Bronson and many more including an Improv group from Linda’s Peterborough Academy of Performing Arts school.

For the past 4 years, Linda Kash and friends have celebrated the life and work of her husband, the late Paul O’Sullivan.

Paul O’Sullivan, was a much beloved actor and comedian known for stage performances in such Toronto productions as Second City, The Producers and The Drowsy Chaperone.

Linda Sunderland, Executive Director offers “A HUGE Hospice THANK YOU to Linda and the cast of Paul’s Left Ball Fore. It’s an honour to be the recipient of your talent and community spirit”.

Pauls Left Ball Fore

(l-r): David Kennedy, Hospice Peterborough, Linda Kash and Linda Sunderland, Executive Director, Hospice Peterborough


Hospice Peterborough Announces Investment from Scotiabank for Hospice Care Centre

The Board of Directors of Hospice Peterborough and the Cabinet of the Every Moment Matters Campaign are thrilled to announce Scotiabank’s investment in Hospice Peterborough’s new Care Centre.

“Scotiabank and its employees have a long standing tradition of supporting and giving back to the communities in which we live and work. On behalf of Scotiabank, we are very proud to support Hospice Peterborough and the tremendous work they do in providing support and care to the families and individuals in our community.” stated Michelle Power, Scotiabank Peterborough Community Manager.

Linda Sunderland, Executive Director of Hospice Peterborough, continued, “10 years of planning and thanks to Scotiabank’s contribution Hospice is that much closer to breaking ground on our dream. Their major gift of $40,000 is truly appreciated and we are excited to recognize their support with a named opportunity at the new Care Centre.”


The Mane Intent Celebrates its 1st Anniversary!

Thank you to Jennifer Garland, owner of The Mane Intent, for including Hospice Peterborough and the Every Moment Matters Campaign in The Mane Intent’s 1st Anniversary!! The Mane Intent held and Open House and Charity Art Sale themed ‘Light as a Feather,’ on October 24th, 2015. A great time was had by all and the proceeds from this great event were donated to the Every Moment Matters Campaign. Continue reading The Mane Intent Celebrates its 1st Anniversary!

Congratulations to the HOPE Committee – HOPE delivers $75K to Hospice

Article from – http://www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com/2015/10/30/hope-delivers-75k-to-new-hospice-peterborough-facility-from-proceeds-of-kirk-gaskell-cup-tourneys

HOPE delivers $75K to Hospice

HOPE celebrated the reaching of a goal on Thursday night.

The local charity group Helping Others Participate Equally (HOPE), comprised of a group of friends who grew up playing hockey together, presented a $75,000 cheque to Hospice Peterborough prior to the Petes game against Kitchener. It fulfilled a commitment the organization made to fund a room in the proposed Hospice palliative care facility in memory of Kirk Gaskell. Continue reading Congratulations to the HOPE Committee – HOPE delivers $75K to Hospice

Join the Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Challenge for Hospice Peterborough!!!

Join the Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Challenge for Hospice Peterborough.

During the week of September 14 to 20th purchase a freshly baked $1 chocolate chunk Smile Cookie for a friend, co-worker or workplace at participating PETERBOROUGH, BRIDGENORTH and LAKEFIELD restaurants.

Take to email, Facebook, twitter or instagram to join the challenge and pass on the smiles.

100 per cent of the proceeds proudly donated by local Tim Hortons Restaurant Owners to support the Every Moment Matters Campaign.

Eat, Share, Love!

11222068_1066494543374324_6088435125987467762_nHospice Smile Cookies


Please Vote YES for hospice care in our community

Yesterday Bill Lockington, a volunteer with Hospice Peterborough’s Every Moment Matters Campaign Cabinet, made a presentation to the Peterborough County Council requesting $1,050,000, $210,000 per year for 5 years, to support the construction of a Hospice Peterborough Care Centre for our community.

The Peterborough Examiner has reported on our request and they are asking the community to vote yes or no in favour of the county’s support. We encourage you to go to this link and show your support by voting “YES”.


Thank you!

Linda Sunderland

Executive Director

Hospice Peterborough