Butterflies taking flight on October 29th?

It was a beautiful fall day with bright sunshine, clear skies and warmth that welcomed the hundred or so donors who contributed to the “Butterfly-Tree-Bench” component of the fundraising campaign for the Aline Chrétien Health Hub (ACHH). People were many and anxious to discover these pieces of recognition for which they had contributed for a […]

Forces unite to mark Montfort’s history

The Montfort Foundation celebrated the achievement of the $12 million fundraising objective for the Orléans Health Hub. This is a record amount in Montfort’s history. This campaign was completed in the midst of a pandemic thanks to the dedication of the campaign cabinet as well as the Foundation and the Hospital’s board of directors. In […]

A place of honour for Montfort’s donors

Ottawa, October 13, 2022 – Today, the Montfort family invites you to the presentation of two structures in recognition of two Franco-Ontarian families, involved in the Ottawa region, who contributed in an exceptional way to the fundraising campaign for the construction of the Orléans Health Hub: They are the family of Sylvie Villeneuve and Yves […]

Promise made, promise kept! Gilles Desjardins donates $1 million to the Orléans Health Hub

Gilles Desjardins, President of Brigil, announced at the Montfort Foundation’s annual benefit golf tournament an exceptional contribution of one million dollars to the fundraising campaign for the Orléans Health Hub. Mr. Desjardins has had the Montfort Hospital on his philanthropic radar for years and was delighted to advise Campaign Chair Yves Tremblay and Montfort Hospital […]

The Minto Group Donates $250,000 to new Orléans Health Hub

OTTAWA, ON—June 09, 2022: The Minto Group (“Minto”) has donated $250,000 to the Montfort Foundation as a formal Building Partner of the new Orléans Health Hub, to support the development of its Mental Health and Wellness program.  Located at the corner of Mer-Bleue Road and Brian Coburn Boulevard, the Orléans Health Hub offers residents of […]

The Montfort Foundation receives a $100,000 donation at the Infinity Cares Gala.

Ottawa, November 16, 2021 – The Infinity Cares 2021 Gala was held on November 12 at the Infinity Convention Centre to benefit the Hôpital Montfort, the first time this has been held since 2019. This annual event raised $100,000, which was donated to the Montfort Foundation. By choosing Montfort as the beneficiary of their generosity, the […]

Gabriel Pizza invests $100,000 in the future of healthcare

Ottawa, November 8, 2021 – Gabriel Pizza further strengthens its partnership with Hôpital Montfort today through a long-term commitment to support the Orléans Health Hub (OHH) and Montfort’s employee recognition program. This major Gabriel Pizza contribution will help our community have access to integrated programs, close to home and under one roof. Additionally, in recognition for […]

A place where excellence prevails

At Montfort, every person who walks through our door, whether to receive care, visit a loved one or accomplish their work, enters a safe and person-centred environment where excellence prevails. To help increase its visibility in our community, the Montfort Foundation proudly takes part in Ottawa Business Journal’s Giving Guide each year. Take a minute […]

Governance News

Over the past few months, we have filled four vacant positions on the Montfort Foundation board of directors. Mr. Michel Bastarache is a counsel at the Caza Saikaley s.r.l./LLP law firm. He was a judge of the Supreme Court of Canada for more than a decade. “I have always been interested in community issues. The Montfort Foundation […]

Chatting up his community

If you show up at Montfort’s main entrance on a Thursday morning, you risk being warmly greeted by Roger Matte—a man from St-Tite, Québec, who’s good humour is contagious and who has long devoted his energy to the service of others. Graduated from the Université de Sherbrooke with a Master’s in Commerce, Roger has been […]