Please note that the May 14th container loading for Paraguay has been cancelled due to logistical difficulties. Thank you to all who planned to come out & help!
We are back in action at in a new Warehouse in Winnipeg. Our move in was a huge job. Physically moving what was salvageable after the explosion and fire was the easy part. Cleaning the soot, dust and masonry grit from hundreds of boxes of medical equipment and supplies was difficult, dirty and time-consuming. Read more about Back Up & Operating[…]
This evening IHC held its 2019 Annual General Meeting – amazing to realize that we were still in our original Warehouse space for last year’s AGM! Nine months ago and two moves later, we have finally resumed normal operations at our new Warehouse. After the usual AGM business and elections for new Board Members were Read more about IHC AGM[…]
IHC HAS A NEW HOME! We will need a couple of weeks to get all our rescued shelving and equipment cleaned and back in place and then we will finally be able to accept donations again. No news yet when we will have sufficient supplies for our first container, but hopefully with all our Read more about IHC has a New Home![…]
With the loss of our Warehouse in October, the IHC volunteers were left without an outlet for their (seemingly) endless energy. So while the IHC Executive works to find a new home, volunteers have arranged to meet twice monthly at the Army, Navy & Air Force (ANAVET) Legion on Empress Street. The first IHC Read more about IHC Coffee Wednesdays[…]
To all of IHC’s volunteers, partners and supporters, best wishes for a happy, healthy and safe 2019!
Every year the IHC membership throws a great Christmas Party but this year’s was a little extra special. The food was as abundant and excellent as ever, the location was welcoming and the decorations were festive! The best part of the event, hands-down, was that everyone was together once again. When we lost our Warehouse Read more about IHC Christmas Party[…]
Last month, just days before a planned shipment to Paraguay, IHC’s new Warehouse had to close due to a structural issue with the wall between our unit and the unit next door. We had hoped that repairs to the wall could be made but because the damage to the wall was caused by an explosion Read more about IHC Closure Continues[…]
Earlier this week, a structural issue was identified at our new Warehouse space. IHC is suspending activities at the Warehouse to enable the property manager to work on a solution and to ensure the safety of our volunteers. Until the Warehouse reopens, we cannot accept any donations of surplus medical equipment or supplies. We apologize Read more about Temporarily Closed[…]