Celebrate the holidays with Burnaby Hospital Foundation

The holidays are a special time of year and Burnaby Hospital Foundation wants to make it extra special for you.

We have much to celebrate in 2022, including the 70th anniversary of the hospital, the 40th anniversary of the Foundation, and reaching our $30 million raised milestone towards our Bright Future redevelopment campaign

We invite you to join in the festivities of the holiday season!

Holiday Events

Holiday Giveaway Contest

Nov 22 – Dec 31

Enter to win a one-night stay in a studio lake view suite at Nita Lake Lodge. No purchase & no donation necessary to enter

Rooftop Tree Lighting

7:00 am, Dec 1

Please join Burnaby Hospital Administration Staff on Thursday, December 1 at 7:00 Emergency Parking Lot for our tree lighting! 

Complimentary Tim Hortons small beverages (coffee/tea/hot chocolate) for first 150 staff from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.

Annual Holiday Toy Drive

Nov 23 – Dec 2

Help the Burnaby Firefighters’ Charitable society spread the joy this holiday season to families in our community by bringing a new, unwrapped toy to the Foundation Office.

Giving Back this holiday season


We’re raising funds to support the redevelopment of our beloved community hospital. 

Christmas Wreath Contest

Dec 1 – Dec 7

Celebrate the holidays with departments around the hospital. Vote for your favourites! Voting begins on December 5.

Be a Star Doctor

Dec 1 – Dec 31

Support the Bright Future redevelopment campaign this holiday season!

Photos with Santa

Dec 6

Join us in the lobby near admitting for free photos with Santa from The North Pole Picture Co., supported by the Amazing Brentwood.

Christmas Card Contest

Thank you to all our participants in the Christmas Card Contest and congratulation to our three winners: Hailey, Juliet, and Myla. The Christmas cards are displayed in the Foundation Office windows.

Holiday Wishes from the Community

Dec 1 – 31

Stop by the cafeteria to read warm greetings and words of appreciation from our community!

Breakfast with Santa

Dec 16

Join the Burnaby Hospital Medical Staff Association for a complimentary breakfast with Santa! More details to come soon. 

12 Days of Giving

Dec 14 – Dec 25

Tune into the Foundation’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter channels to follow our much anticipated 12 Days of Giving!

About the Campaign to Transform Burnaby Hospital

Burnaby Hospital Foundation needs your help to transform a beloved community hospital into a state-of-the-art facility that will meet the growing health care needs of Burnaby and East Vancouver for generations to come.

The Foundation continues to raise funds to support the modernization and upgrades to our beloved community hospital.