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About Us

Grand River Hospital Foundation raises funds to help Grand River Hospital provide exceptional health care. 

With the support from generous donors and loyal community partnerships, Grand River Hospital Foundation is able to grant funds for medical equipment and technology; renovation projects; and local clinical and health research and education. 

 The commitment to health care in our region ensures that the residents of Waterloo Region and Guelph Wellington will have access to the best health care services close to home.

Our Board and Staff Leaders are dedicated to Grand River Hospital.

Our Values

  • Enable Easy
  • Surprise , Delight and Overdeliver
  • Trailblaze
  • We Welcome You
  • Tenacious & Relentless Action
  • Transparent First

Our Purpose

  • Massively grow support to enable the best in care, equipment and capital that the Grand River Hospital community needs
  • Evolve our organization to enable the Community to support health in Waterloo Region in all aspects
  • Create an organization that is recognized as a leader in the charitable sector in Canada

Our Board

Our Team

On Board: 20 June, 2018

On Board: 20 January, 2015

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Our Board

On Board: 26 September, 2018

On Board: 20 August, 2012

On Board: 26 September, 2018

On Board: 14 June, 2017

On Board: 07 November, 2018

On Board: 08 March, 2017

On Board: 08 June, 2016

On Board: 18 November, 2020

On Board: 18 November, 2020

On Board: 14 June, 2017

On Board: 26 June, 2019

On Board: 18 September, 2013

Interested in joining our team? Contact us today!

Team Members

Victor Ko

Paul Amaral

Fulfillment Director & Donor Advocate

Victor Ko

Ashley Andrews

Director of Donor Fulfillment

Victor Ko

Betty Bax

Associate VP, Philanthropy

Victor Ko

Jesse Borden

Fulfillment Manager & Donor Advocate

Victor Ko

Mia Huber

Donor Innovation Manager

Victor Ko

Dan Lombardi

Donor Innovation Director

Victor Ko

Jennifer McInnis

Director of Finance & Operations

Victor Ko

Stephanie Makrydakis

Board Relations Director

Victor Ko

Paul McIntyre Royston

President and CEO

Victor Ko

Susan McKenzie

VP Philanthropy

Victor Ko

Angela Olano

Donor Marketing Director

Victor Ko

Krystina Paolini

Donor Operations Manager

Victor Ko

Melissa Shuker

100,000 Donors Director

Victor Ko

Petra Taylor

Associate VP, Philanthropy

Victor Ko

Matt Griffin

#careneverstops Creator