Media Release John and Carrol Hackson Donation

December 18, 2017
For Immediate Release

Generous Santa's Support Healthcare into the Future!

Windsor, ON.  A generous gift during this time of giving has come forward to the residents of the County of Essex and the City of Windsor.  Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation has received a generous donation from residents, John and Carrol Hackson.  The gift is to be used for current and future hospital needs.

“We hope that this gift can help many people now and into the future,” stated Mr. Hackson when meeting with officials of the Foundation.  “Perhaps some other Santa’s might come forward and help us get the job done!” 

Foundation President, Richard Vennettilli said, “It is people like John and Carroll Hackson who give us hope for the future.  Their gift will assist many patients and we hope will motivate others to give or match.”

Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation raises funds in support of Windsor Regional Hospital.  Your gift helps with the replacement and purchase of much needed medical equipment.  The Foundation’s mission is to encourage philanthropy in the region for the improvement and enhancement of patient care at Windsor Regional Hospital.  Funds may also be donated and used toward education and research.

There are many ways to support the hospital including, donations of cash, appreciated stock, RRSP/RIFF’s, estate planning, investment income and real estate holdings.

Mr. Hackson summed up his comments, expressing “A blessed holiday season to all!”


For further information contact:
Ron Foster, Executive Director

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