Burnaby Hospital Foundation Announces Award Recipients for 2015
Burnaby Hospital Foundation has announced the
recipients of its 2015 Philanthropy Awards. The four awards recognize
individuals and corporate citizens whose outstanding commitment to health
care excellence through philanthropy and community leadership inspire
others to engage with the Foundation and build awareness about patient care
needs at Burnaby Hospital.
2015 Award Recipients
Burnaby Hospital Foundation Keith and Betty Beedie Leadership in
Recipients: Mr. Stan and Mrs. Jeanette Hrescak of the Stanjean
Burnaby Hospital Foundation Dr. Kenneth Hill Spirit of
Recipient: Auxiliary to Burnaby Hospital, Ms. Shirley Hill,
Burnaby Hospital Foundation Physician of the Year
Recipient: David D. Lough, M.D.
Burnaby Hospital Foundation Corporate Citizenship Award
Recipient: Mr. Colin Bosa, CEO Bosa Properties
Burnaby Hospital Foundation has four distinctions in philanthropic leadership:
The Keith and Betty Beedie Leadership in Philanthropy Award recognizes an individual, or individuals, demonstrating exceptional leadership in supporting Burnaby Hospital through philanthropy. The award is named for Mr. Keith and Mrs. Betty Beedie who are long-time supporters of Burnaby Hospital Foundation; their renowned philanthropy reflects a genuine desire to help others and give back to a community that has been home for over 60 years.
The Foundation’s Dr. Kenneth Hill Spirit of Philanthropy Award carries
the name the late Dr. Hill whose generosity, kindness and compassion are
enshrined in perpetuity though this prestigious distinction. The award
honours a healthcare professional or non-clinical staff working in a
medical environment whose generosity has inspired others to become involved
in supporting Burnaby Hospital.
The Burnaby Hospital Foundation Physician of the Year Award is granted
to a Burnaby Hospital physician, who has demonstrated community leadership
and hospital support through philanthropy and personal influence.
The Burnaby Hospital Foundation Corporate Citizenship Award recognizes a
local business whose organizational values and dedication to community
wellness embodies thoughtful leadership and a strong sense of civic