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Weekly Reflection January 15 Snow Angels
Choose to Make Snow Angels or Shovel

Weekly Reflection January 8 2017 New Beginnings
Look at what can be, not at what might have been.

New Year wishes
Emmanuel care news

Christmas Reflection
Christmas wishes from our owners

Christmas Reflection

Your December Lifeline from St. Paul’s Hospital

Weekly Reflection December 18 - Gratitude
Gratitude helps us believe in goodness

Weekly Reflection December 18 - Peace and Silence
Peace and silence bring balance

Weekly Reflection December 11 - Fear
Face your fears to find new courage

Weekly Reflection December 11 - Service
Find yourself by losing yourself in others

Weekly Reflection December 4 - Change
A small group can change the world

Weekly Reflection December 4 - Life's Ups and Downs
Obstacles can be opportunities and stepping stones

SPH Art & Craft Christmas Sale is Thursday Dec 1st
Find unique one-of-a-kind items at St.Paul's Hospital's popular Art & Craft Christmas Sale on Thursday Dec 1st. Creations include...

Mistletoe Charity Ball Raises $196,900 For Operating Room Advancements
On Saturday, November 19th, the 27th Annual Mistletoe Ball fund raiser raised $196,900 in support of operating room advancements at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Weekly Reflection November 6 - Fear Less
Nothing to be feared. Only understood

Weekly Reflection Nov 18 - Self Care
Self Care

Celebrating our donors and supporters on National Philanthropy Day
Today is National Philanthropy Day and we would like to thank all our loyal donors and volunteers for their support to St. Paul’s Hospital.

The Gormley Gathering Cocktail Party Raises $222,421 for Cystoscopy Equipment
Thanks to the generosity and support from our community of donors, The Gormley Gathering, presented by PotashCorp on November 7th, raised an astounding $222,421 in support of ...

Mistletoe Ball Excitement As Tickets Almost Sold Out!
The excitement is palpable as preparations get underway for the almost sold out Mistletoe Ball!

Enhancing Patient Education at 4th Annual Urology Symposium
Patients and families who are faced with a diagnosis of prostate cancer were given tools to learn how to ‘Survive & Thrive” at the fourth annual Urology Symposium held on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at the Radisson Hotel.

SK Woman Receives First Neuro System Cochlear Implant in North America
Vi Flatt used to call her husband, Ray, her translator. That was before she received North America’s first Neuro System cochlear implant surgery at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Seeking Input to Better Understand End of Life Care
St. Paul's Hospital is seeking input from patients, families and health care workers to...

Weekly Reflection - Oct 30
Reflection on Joy from Providence Health

Writer New Addition to Healing Arts Program
Since February, Saskatoon writer Kristine Scarrow has been relishing her new role as writer-in residence as part of the Healing Arts Program at St. Paul’s Hospital. An author of two young adult novels and...

Saskatoon Health Region and St. Paul’s Hospital commit to a better healthcare system for First Nations and Métis people
For Saskatoon Health Region employee, Neal Kewistep, seeing the Truth and Reconciliation flag raised will...

Hospital Home Lottery Tickets Sold Out Early!
Showhome open until October 14. Watch the draw for the Grand Prize Showhome November 10 on CTV News at Noon.

SPH Foundation Professional Development Award Winners
Winners of the SPH Foundation Professional Development Awards on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 12 noon.

Building Bridges: Supporting Healthcare Workers to be Champions of Reconciliation
Thursday, November 24, 2016 from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.

Mistletoe Ball Tickets Now Available
Presented by PotashCorp. Saturday, November 19, 2016.

4th Annual Urology Symposium: Prostate Cancer - Survive & Thrive
Presented by Motorcycle Ride for Dad. Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 7:30 am to noon.

Purchase Gormley Gathering Tickets Today
Presented by PotashCorp. November 7, 2016 at 5:30 pm

A Mother's Love for her Son Inspires Support
Every transplant has an organ donor hero...

2016 SPH Foundation Draws Winners
The annual St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Draws is one of the Hospital's most popular programs...

Rock 102's Caged for the Cure Raises Over $183,197 For Prostate Health
After 12 hours, Rock 102’s Shack, Watson and Whitney wrapped up the sixth annual Caged for the Cure radio marathon at The Centre Mall, raising a total of $183,197 in support of the Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Willie Desjardins, Bryan Trottier and George Reed Golf For Prostate Health July 19th
Organizers of the annual Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic are pleased to announce...

New Category for Foundation Draws!
This year, a new category will see one project funded in the $7,501 to $25,000 range. A total of $125,000 will be awarded through lottery draw on June 15th, 2016 at 12:00 noon in the Hospital Cafeteria.

Sarah McLachlan takes to the Stage in Support of SPH Foundation
Sarah Mclachlan will be taking to the stage this summer in support of...

Foundation raises 4.7M in support of St. Paul’s Hospital
Through the immense generosity and commitment of our donors along with effective stewardship of investments...

Support Saskatoon’s Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic July 19th
Urology patients in Saskatchewan will be receiving better care with support from Saskatoon sponsors, celebrities and golfers. P

Charity Ball Launches Christmas Season for SPH Foundation
Elegant gowns and classic tuxedos were in full force on Saturday, November 14th at the 26th annual Mistletoe Ball fundraiser which raised $186,500 in support of St. Paul’s Hospital.

Painting Raffle by SPH Healing Arts Program
St. Paul's Hospital Healing Arts is holding a Raffle for an original acrylic painting (30 x 60 unframed)...

The 26th Annual Mistletoe Charity Ball will be held on November 14, 2015
Each year, volunteer committee members take time away from their busy schedules to plan this successful gala charity ball, which, since its inception in 1989, has raised more than $2.8 million in support of medical equipment and patient care for St. Paul's Hospital.

Learning to Survive and Thrive at the Third Annual Urology Symposium
Members of the public learned how to “Survive and Thrive” when faced with diagnosis of prostate cancer at the third annual Urology Symposium held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Fall 2015 Hospital Home Lottery Winners
All prize draws in the Fall 2015 Hospital Home Lottery have been completed. For a complete list of winners, visit HospitalHomeLottery.org on or after November 13, 2015.

Palliative Care Memory Tree Nov 16-28 at Market Mall
The Memory Tree is located at Market Mall in Saskatoon from November 16-28. The Memory Tree will be displayed until Boxing Day. There is no cost to place a memory card. Donations are accepted.

Free Public Event - Third Annual Urology Symposium - Prostate Cancer: Survive and Thrive
You are invited to attend the 3rd Annual Urology Symposium - Prostate Cancer: Survive and Thrive. Admission is free. Physicians are encouraged to attend.

Charity Cocktail Party Raises $127,950 for Urological Care
The Gormley Gathering, presented by PotashCorp, is an annual cocktail party that raises funds to improve care for patients living with prostate cancer and urological illnesses. In this, its fifth year, The Gormley Gathering, hosted by Rawlco Radio and Saskatoon radio personality John Gormley, has raised a remarkable $127,950 in support of the Leslie and Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Gormley Gathering
The Gormley Gathering for St. Paul’s Hospital Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health brought to you by PotashCorp

Saskatchewan's First HIV Transitional Care Home and Hospice Opens Its Doors
Sanctum, Saskatchewan’s first HIV transitional care home and hospice, opens its doors in Saskatoon to clients on November 3, 2015.

St. Paul's Hospital Owners Change Their Name
In October 2015, St. Paul's Hospital's owners - the Catholic Health Ministry of Saskatchewan - changed their name to Emmanuel Care to better reflect who they are, what they believe and how they serve.

Are you going to the Gormley Gathering?
Have you purchased your Gormley Gathering tickets yet? There is still time!

Fall Hospital Home Lottery SOLD OUT
The HOSPITAL HOME LOTTERY has SOLD OUT early! Prize draws will take place on November 6, 2015. A list of top winners will be published in the Star Phoenix and a complete list of winners will be available at www.hospitalhomelottery.org on Friday November 13, 2015.

Fall Hospital Home Lottery SOLD OUT
Prize draws will take place on November 6, 2015. A list of top winners will be published in the Star Phoenix and a complete list of winners will be available at www.hospitalhomelottery.org on Friday November 13, 2015.

Long Service Recognition Banquet
Once again, St. Paul's Hospital will be holding its Long Service Recognition Awards at the Western Development Museum on October 22, 2015.

SPH Foundation Professional Development Awards
Each year, SPH Foundation allocates funds to the St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Professional Development Awards, granting groups and individuals financial support to advance employee job knowledge, skills and qualifications.

William F. Mitchell Bioethics Seminar 2015
William F. Mitchell Bioethics Seminar 2015 presents: “When Helping Gets Hard” - with Dr. Carol Taylor, RN, MSN, PhD. Thursday October 8, 2015 in Pylypchuk Hall (level zero, auditorium) at St. Paul's Hospital.

Advancing Molecular Imaging at St. Paul's Hospital
PotashCorp announced a $500,000 donation to support the St. Paul’s Hospital Chronic Kidney Disease Outreach Program, and to help fund the Hospital Foundation’s purchase of a SPECT-CT.

Charity Golf Classic Raises over 100,000 dollars in Support of Prostate Cancer
Thanks to the help of Edmonton Oilers Head Coach Todd McLellan and Friends, urology patients in Saskatchewan will be receiving better care than ever. The Driving Fore Prostate VIP Reception & Celebrity Auction on August 25 and the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic on August 26 at Dakota Dunes Golf Links collectively raised $108,090 in support of the Leslie and Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health and Urology Operating Theatre #8 at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic
Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic

Charity Golf Classic Raises More Than $100,000 in Support of Prostate Cancer
The Driving Fore Prostate VIP Reception & Celebrity Auction on August 25 and the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic on August 26 at Dakota Dunes Golf Links collectively raised $108,090 in support of the Leslie and Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health and Urology Operating Theatre #8 at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Head Coach Supports Hospital
Todd McLellan's new responsibilities as the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers hasn't stopped him from supporting his home province. On Aug. 25, McLellan will be auctioned off as part of the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic in Saskatoon, along with other celebrities like multi-talented Métis performer Andrea Menard. The highest bidders will win the chance to have McLellan, Menard, or other celebrities on their team at the golf tournament on Aug. 26.

St. Paul's Hospital Welcomes New Board Chair
St. Paul’s Hospital (SPH) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert (Bob) Kirkpatrick as the new Chair of the Volunteer Board of Directors.

St. Paul's Hospital, SHR Renew Partnership Agreement
St. Paul’s Hospital and Saskatoon Health Region (SHR) renewed their Partnership Agreement at the St. Paul’s Hospital (SPH) Annual General Meeting on June 25, 2015.

SPH and SHR Renew Partnership Agreement
St. Paul’s Hospital and Saskatoon Health Region (SHR) renewed their Partnership Agreement at the St. Paul’s Hospital (SPH) Annual General Meeting on June 25, 2015.

SPH Foundation Draws
St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Draws

Raising $4.9 Million To Help Save Time and Save Lives
In surgery, every minute matters…that’s why St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation is launching a campaign to raise $4.9 million to advance all eight operating theatres at St. Paul’s Hospital.

ROCK 102 Caged for the CURE Radio Marathon
ROCK 102 Radio hosts Shack, Watson & Whitney will remain 'caged' to raise funds in support of the Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul's Hospital.

SPH Community Day
Our annual Community Day, celebrating the children of the neighbourhood with food, entertainment and activities on the Hospital front lawn.

A Day to Celebrate Community
On Wednesday, May 27th, St. Paul’s Hospital will host the 23rd Annual Community Day celebrations on its front lawn.

Locked Up in Support of Urology Health
Rock 102’s Morning radio hosts Shack & Watson will kick off the 5th annual Caged for the Cure radio marathon at 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 28th from Lawson Heights Mall. Shack and Watson will be locked in a cage for 26 hours straight, broadcasting live from the Cherry Insurance Cage, urging our community to donate money that will help ‘release’ them from the cage. Funds raised will support the Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health and significantly advance the technology in Urology Operating Theatre #8 at St. Paul's Hospital.

SPHF Donor Luncheon
Honoring generous donors supporting St. Paul's Hospital

St Paul's Hospital Foundation AGM
St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Board and CEO present details of the previous year in review.

W.F. Mitchell Bioethics Seminar

Commitment Ceremony -- Mission Week

Feast Day

Mission Week

Mogathon

Hospital Home Lottery - What a Feeling!

Driving Fore Prostate with Mike Babcock & Friends
Driving Fore Prostate with Mike Babcock & Friends

Evening Under the Stars
Join us for an Evening Under the Stars...

Colours of Grief & Healing Workshop

Ramadan begins

SPH Annual General Meeting

National Aboriginal Day

National Aboriginal Day

MIKE BABCOCK FORGES RELATIONSHIP ‘FORE’ THE HEALTH OF IT

Community Day

Caged for the Cure 2014

SPH Personnel Association AGM

Foundation raises $3M for hospital

Grand Opening of Pylypchuk Hall

Winter BBQ

Ash Wednesday

SPH Personnel Association Members' Treat

World Day of the Sick

Hospital Home Lottery 2014 Launches
The Hospital Home Lottery will raise funds for patient needs in the Saskatoon Health Region.

Christmas Day Carolling

Christmas Day Singing

Christmas Mass

Staff Christmas Party

Saskatchewan Transplant Program

Advent Service

Project Christmas Angel

Bioethics Seminar

The Gormley Gathering for St. Paul's Hospital Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health
Join John Gormley at The Gormley Gathering, held at Persephone Theatre in Saskatoon, November 4th, 2013, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Prostate Cancer Canada's Wake Up Call Breakfast, September 25, 2013
The Saskatoon Breakfast is a partnership between Prostate Cancer Canada and St.Paul's Hospital.

ER Ramp Mural: Official unveiling

Harvest Fest

Evening Under the Stars in support of SPH
Whitecap Sports Centre backdrop for inaugural FUNDRAISING CONCERT

Community Day

ROCK 102 Caged for the Cure Raises over $105,000
Rawlco's ROCK102 Caged for the Cure 36 hr radio marathon raised over $105,000 for St. Paul's Hospital Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health

Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health Grand Opening
A Grand Opening to mark the completion of the Urology Centre of Health main floor ambulatory unit.

Hospital Home Lottery Winners Announced
With a sell-out the HHL lottery drew for the lucky prize recipients!

Kinsmen Foundation $400,000 Investment in Innovative Lab Technology
Tracy Malaney, Volunteer Chair, Kinsmen Foundation announced a $400,000 donation to St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation in support of the acquisition of a digital transmission electron microscope for St. Paul’s Hospital Lab to serve patients from across Saskatchewan.

$500,000 Mosaic Gift for St. Paul's
The Mosaic Company generously supported the purchase of a digital electron microscope to advance diagnoses for kidney, cardiac and neurological disease.

Memorial Service for Charlene Bodnarchuk

Ash Wednesday

Hospital Home Lottery Supports Community
With a $1.6 million show home, early bird prizes and 50-50, these lottery proceeds support Saskatoon's three hospitals in better serving the needs of our community.

World Day of the Sick

Street Drugs Presentation

Theft and Robbery Prevention presentation

Christmas Day Carolling

Christmas Eve Mass

SPH Staff Christmas Party

Advent Service

SPH Foundation Mistletoe Charity Ball Raises over $169,000
Thank you to all the sponsors & attendees that supported the 23rd Annual Mistletoe Charity Ball for St. Paul's Hospital Foundation, raising funds for a new digital Electron microscope for our province.

Film: Release, Marlessa Wesolowski

Essence Singing Group

SPHF Mistletoe Charity Ball Raises $169,000
St. Paul's Hospital Foundation 23rd Annual Mistletoe Ball raised over $169,000 towards a new digital electron microscope to be housed at St. Paul's, serving Saskatchewan.

Community Gallery Opening: OASIS

Film: Hookers

Core Neighbourhood Youth Co‐op

Mendel SaskTel Art Caravan

Swanson Singers

St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Mistletoe Charity Ball

The Performing Arts for Youth Club

Angela Luo , Violinist

Rose Miller , Piano

WF Mitchell Bioethics Seminar

Hospital Home Lottery Final Deadline Nov. 8
Hospital Home Lottery Supports Saskatoon's Three Hospitals

Arts + Health Month at St. Paul's
Celebrate the creative arts at SPH

Arts + Health Month
Arts and Music Activities scheduled throughout the month

Long Service Recognition Banquet

Cinnamon Buns & Coffee
Have a cinnamon bun and coffee on us!

Mission Week Commitment Ceremony

Foundress Award Presentation

Behind the Curtain Donor Tour
Opportunity to tour SPH Unit with information and discussion led by department specialists.

Feast Day

Mission Week

Gormley Gathering Tickets & Information
The Gormley Gathering in support of St. Paul's Hospital Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health, presented by Potash Corp.

Hospital Home Lottery Early Bird Draw Oct. 25th
Purchase your Hospital Home Lottery tickets before October 25th to take advantage of the Early Bird Draw!

Rawlco Radio Surgical Unit Opens at St. Paul's
New state-of-the-art unit adds 18 beds to St. Paul's and Region.

Harvest Fest

Driving Fore Prostate Charity Golf Classic Raises $65,000 for St. Paul's Hospital
Charity Golf Classic supports the purchase of specialized equipment for the Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health at st. Paul's Hospital.

End of Life: Healing Words

Death and Transition in Aboriginal Culture

Krystle Pederson: Métis Vocalist and Jigger

Driving Fore Prostate Charity Golf Classic
St. Paul's Hospital Foundation 4th Annual Driving Fore Prostate Charity Golf Classic raising funds for flexible cystoscopes for the Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health.

Aborginal Youth and Mentorship

Salteaux Family Culture Beliefs and Traditions

Aboriginal Family: Dynamics, Roles, and Traditions

Oskayak High School Drum and Pow Wow performance

Death and Dying in the Salteaux Culture

Pancake Breakfast

Community Day

ROCK 102 Caged For the Cure Raises over $112,573 for St. Paul's
After 36 gruelling hours, Rock 102’s Shack, Watson & Whitney wrapped up Caged for the Cure radio marathon at The Mall at Lawson Heights. This is Rock 102’s second annual 36 hour live radio marathon fundraiser with all proceeds supporting St. Paul’s Hospital Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health.

Rock 102's Caged for the Cure
Rock 102’s Shack, Watson & Whitney will be locked in a cage, asking listeners on air to donate money to support The Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Radio Hosts Caged in support of SPH Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre
ROCK 102 Morning Hosts will be Caged for 36 Hours while they raise funds to support the Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul's Hospital.

Watch three videos from St. Paul's Hospital
St. Paul's Hospital has created three videos to introduce different aspects of the hospital. We hope you enjoy our videos.

SPH Occupational Health Committee meeting

SPHF Provides $2.8M in support
In 2011, through the generosity and commitment of donors, sound investments, draws and other activities, St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation(SPHF) was able to contribute $2,802,561 to St. Paul’s Hospital (SPH).

Personnel Association AGM

Hospital Home Lottery Prize Winners Announced
Hospital Home Lottery Winners are announced along with how to access complete list of winners.

Clinical Pastoral Education Graduation

SPHF Launches Fundraising Initiative for Digital Electron Microscope
Having a new digital electron microscope for the province at St. Paul's Hospital could reduce waiting times for biopsy results by 5 weeks. Help us raise $1.4 million to bring this equipment home to advance diagnoses for kidney,cardiac and neurological illnesses.

SPH Personnel Association Winter BBQ

Ethics Week Apr 30th - May 4th: Ethics On The FrontLine

Hospital Home Lottery SOLD OUT!
Funds raised through the Hospital Home Lottery will support St. Paul's Hospital's purchase of the province’s only clinical digital electron microscope to accurately diagnose and stage disease for those suffering from kidney, cardiac and neurological illnesses.

Weekly Lenten Reflections
Reflections and prayer services for Lent, Holy Week and Easter, from the Catholic Health Ministry of Saskatchewan

Ash Wednesday Service

SaskEthics Newsletter
SaskEthics Newsletter with Telehealth Topics and event dates for February and March

Creative Expressions of Loss and Healing

World Day of the Sick

$1.97 Million Renovations for SPH 4th Floor
New state-of-the-art 18 bed surgical unit for St.Paul's Hospital 4th Floor

Ice Cream Sundae