Record for Maple Ridge hospital gala

Raised more than $200,000, a record

The Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundations’ 23nd Annual Gala – A Royal Affair to Remember – raised more than $200,000, a record.

It was held Oct. 15 at Meadow Gardens Golf Course.

Money raised goes towards the foundation’s commitment to purchase more than $700,000 of essential health care equipment for Ridge Meadows Hospital and other health care services in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.

This year, $20,000 will go towards purchase of a  portable ventilator for the emergency department.

The RMHF is a non-profit registered charity investing in better health through community partnerships.

• For more information on Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation and the work it does to support the best in health for the communities of Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows, contact the Foundation office at 604.463.1822 or www.rmhfoundation.com.