Media Release Hats on For Healthcare Fashion Show 2018

January 23, 2018
For Immediate Release


Fashion Show Parade of Hats

WINDSOR, ON.  Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation’s Annual ‘Hats On For Healthcare’ is ready for its 2018 event with several firms, schools and organizations confirmed ready to participate.

The pre-event ‘Hats On For Healthcare Fashion Show’ media launch is:

Date:               Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Time:              11:00 a.m.
Location:        LaSalle Civic Centre, 5950 Malden Road (at Normandy Road)

Hats On For Healthcare is a way for many to interact and also support Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Met Campus.  The activity is simple, fun and fashionable.   Simply by donating a ‘toonie’, you have an opportunity to wear your favorite hat in the workplace, school, business or firm.  To support the initiative, pins and stickers are also provided to show support!

The main focus of the media launch for Hats On For Healthcare is a mini fashion show presented as a way to show off a variety of hats worn by a host of supporters.  The fashion show judges include: Ken Antaya, Mayor, Town of LaSalle; Elaine Chatwood, Fashion Design Program at St. Clair College and, Yvon Pilon from WE Tech Alliance.  Jim Crichton from CTV will emcee.

Co-Chairs, Harvey and Elaine Snaden are proud to indicate that, over the last 9 years, Hats On For Healthcare has raised approximately $250,000 for various programs and services at Windsor Regional Hospital.  Elaine stated, “We are pleased that the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will benefit from the 2018 Hats On For Healthcare Campaign this year.”

Upcoming Hats On For Healthcare Events:

·         February 22 – Windsor Spitfire Game at the WFCU Centre

·         March 3 – Windsor Express Game at the WFCU Centre

·         March 7 – Hats On For Healthcare Day  


For more information, contact:

Ron Foster, Executive Director,
Cell:  519-995-2482; Email   

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