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Durham Region Hospice Receives Funding from Three of Clarington’s Business Leaders

October 11, 2018

Clarington Ont – Durham Region Hospice (DRH) announced today that it has received $500,000 in funding from three of Clarington’s most established business leaders toward the construction of Durham Region Hospice Clarington.

These generous donations were announced at an event held earlier today at Algoma Orchards in Clarington with Algoma Orchards President Kirk Kemp and his wife Sheila, and Algoma Orchards Chief Executive Office Mike Gibson and his wife Carissa, each contributing $200,000.  In addition Syvan Developments Limited President Ed Vanhaverbeke and his wife Sylvia announced a donation of $100,000.  The funding will be used to support the five-bed residential hospice care centre being built on Cobbledick Road in Newcastle on land donated earlier this year by the Municipality of Clarington.

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