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[…]
Tonight IHC held a party at our new Warehouse space to thank our volunteers for their incredibly hard work over the last three months. What we have managed to achieve in the last three months is a testament to the commitment and dedication of our membership, their family and friends. And there was cake!
It is always surprising how long it takes to get organized and despite a lot of downsizing when we moved to our new Warehouse we are still working to get our smaller space to work effectively. Not only do we need space to accept donations but also space to sort supplies and repair equipment, and Read more about Still Unpacking & Unpacking[…]
Moving was a herculean effort by volunteers, friends, family and supporters – thank you!! Our new location is lovely but a bit smaller so we are still very busy organizing what goes where AND busy prepping and packing for upcoming containers to Paraguay, Nigeria & Congo. As a result we are still not accepting any Read more about We’ve Moved In But …[…]
CBC News / July 15, 2018 @ 11:47 AM CT With files from Nadia Kidwai International Hope Canada refurbishes old medical equipment to send around the world President Muriel Chisholm displays a photo album showing International Hope Canada’s operations around the world. (Sarah Petz/CBC) For nearly 20 years International Hope Canada has been quietly collecting Read more about Wanted: Giant warehouse, free of charge, so charity can continue[…]
Winnipeg charity has been providing used hospital equipment and supplies to developing countries for more than two decades A Winnipeg-based charity has been bringing hope to the world for over 20 years. Since its humble beginnings in 1997, International HOPE Canada has distributed 800 tonnes of medical supplies and equipment to hospitals and clinics in Read more about Medical mission[…]
After 17 years at our original location, our Warehouse is moving to new digs so July is downsizing, packing and moving month at IHC. With so much “on-the-go”, we are temporarily not accepting donations of equipment or supplies. When we are moved and settled in our new location, we will be happy to received donations Read more about We are Moving![…]
To all of IHC’s volunteers, partners and supporters, best wishes for a happy, healthy and safe 2018!