Entries by Josie Verga

Thank you to San Padre Pio Association

A new blanket warmer for Epping Dialysis Centre makes all the difference to patients like Dominic. People who are having kidney dialysis need to lay still for four hours at a time during their treatment. Having a warm blanket to snuggle into can make the whole process so much more comfortable. Thanks to the generosity […]

Thank you to Muriel and Les Batten Foundation

In February we welcomed Bruce and Colleen Batten, representatives of the Muriel and Les Batten Foundation to thank them for the $25,000 grant to purchase a state-of-the-art Panda Warmer for our Maternity and Birthing Unit. A Panda Warmer provides a radiant heating source to keep the newly delivered baby warm and safe, allowing us to […]

Volunteer Xmas Raffle 2020 – Results

Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket to our Northern Health Volunteer Christmas Raffle in 2020. Funds raised from this raffle will go towards the purchase of a sleeper chair for Northern Hospital Epping. Congratulations to our winners: 1st PRIZE WINNER T. Belli Ticket Number: #1042 2nd PRIZE WINNER A. Ryan Ticket Number: #1422 […]

Major Raffle Draw Results

The wait is finally over! The stunning Toyota Corolla Hybrid that has been on display in the Northern Hospital foyer since July has an owner! And the winner is… Tatijana K! (Ticket No. 2788) Proudly donated by major sponsor, Maxxia, the brand new Toyota Corolla Hybrid Hatch is valued at over $30,000. Despite many challenges […]

Rino Minniti’s Walk for Cancer – Update

Congratulations to Rino Minniti who completed his 11.3km Walk for Cancer on Sunday! Rino walked from Northern Hospital Epping to PANCH in Preston in 1 hour and 45 minutes, supported by family along the way. Rino is so thankful to all of his supporters, well wishes and tooting horns and will do it again in […]

Trudi Hay hosts Virtual High Tea for cancer services

Northern Health Foundation Patron and Board Member, Trudi Hay, recently hosted her annual High Tea to raise money for Northern Health Cancer Services. Trudi has been a dedicated supporter of our cancer services for over ten years. Every year, she hosts a High Tea event to raise funds to support patients undergoing cancer treatment – […]

Josie Minniti named 2020 Westfield Local Hero Winner

Northern Health Foundation Patron and local fundraising hero, Josie Minniti OAM, has been named a Westfield Local Hero for 2020. ‘Westfield Local Heroes’ is a recognition and awards program that discovers and celebrates individuals who make a positive impact to their local community. Local Heroes are nominated and voted for by their communities, with winners […]

Early Bird Winner Announcement

The Early Bird prize for the 2020 Northern Health Foundation Major Raffle was drawn on the 28th of September. The winner of the $500 Coles Myer Gift Card was Sarah, ticket number: 15368. Congratulations Sarah! Enjoy your shopping spree. Thank you to everyone who has purchased a ticket so far. But don’t worry, we still […]