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“A Compassionate Community”

    The Montreal Institute for Palliative Care is hosting a free, 90-minute lecture tailored to a general audience who has an interest in finding out more about compassionate communities and their impact on the well-being of citizens, including those dealing with serious diseases or in the later stages of their lives. A compassionate community […]

3rd Annual Course pour la compassion raises $90,500

  A fun-filled family activity where everyone wins More than 500 participants and over 100 volunteers turned out in force at Valois Park in Pointe-Claire on Saturday, May 11th, for the third annual ‘Course pour la compassion,’ a walk/run to benefit the West Island Palliative Care Residence. Together, they raised a record-breaking $90,500 net all […]

Live Butterfly Release

Live Butterfly Release in honour or in memory of your loved one Sunday July 7, 2019 1:00 p.m. Centennial William Cosgrove Park 2983 Lake Street, Dollard-Des-Ormeaux   Reserve your butterflies today!   Donate $30 and release one butterfly Donate $100 and release four butterflies     For more information: Patricia Empsall at peri04@sympatico.ca* or 514 626-9462. […]

20th Annual Valentine’s Ball raises $580,000

With more than 500 in attendance, the Ball once again welcomed an array of guests who provide valuable ongoing support to the Residence, many of whom were political, sports, media and entertainment figures. The opening performance by the “Queen of Blues” Dawn Tyler Watson set the tone for the lively evening. Special guests from the […]

Gourmet Dinner & Wine Auction

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Montreal Airport Marriott In-Terminal Hotel Join us for a unique gastronomic experience! The evening begins with a cocktail including an oyster bar followed by a gourmet dinner with accompanying wines, after which there will be an auction of fine wines and other exclusive items. Cocktails: 6:00 p.m. Dinner: 7:00 p.m. Ticket: […]

9th Annual Golf Tournament

Presented by RBC   Monday, August 26, 2019 Royal Montreal Golf Club The Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the West Island Palliative Care Residence will take place on Monday, August 26, 2019 at Royal Montreal Golf Club, on both the red and blue courses. By attending, sponsoring or donating to the event, you help the Residence […]