Newfoundland

Radiothon Raises Over $135,000 in Support of Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation

The spirit of generosity was evident as people came together to raise over $135,000 in support of the Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation Radiothon with VOCM Cares.

The spirit of generosity was evident as people came together to raise over $135,000 in support of the Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation Radiothon with VOCM Cares.

The fundraiser hit the airwaves on 740 VOCM, raising money for a number of health care projects at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, US Memorial in St. Lawrence, and Blue Crest Nursing Home in Grand Bank.

By the time the radiothon came to an end, the donations totaled over $135,800.

The foundation says some of their priority projects include mental health and addictions, patient and comfort care programs, their COVID-19 response fund, chemotherapy, dialysis, and more.

Greig employees have been busy with their fundraising efforts on site, including staff BBQs and other fundraising efforts.

A huge shoutout to Grieg Seafood NL, the Development employees as well as the many contractors who have contributed to this donation of $9,500 to the #2020radiothon! Greig employees have been busy with their fundraising efforts on site, including staff BBQs and other fundraising efforts.

Grieg would like to thank their contractors for their contribution, including:

  • Newfound Mechanical Limited
  • BN Crane Services
  • Lagreeco Inc.
  • G & H Home Specialities Inc.
  • Sea Coast Ventures
  • H & F Electrical Ltd.
  • John Coady and Mark Coady
  • General Auto & Industrial Ltd.
  • Corner Brook Rebar Ltd.
  • Stellar Storm Industries Inc.
  • Aqua Sol Enterprises
  • Brenton Group
  • Innovative NL