The first house purchased from our Emergency Accommodation Relief appeal is well underway! The walls are up and with external lock up this week, we are getting closer to making this house a home away from home for Northern Health patient families who were travelling excessive distances to access our services. In 2016 the Northern [...]

In 2016 the Northern Health Foundation launched our Emergency Accommodation Relief appeal, aiming to build homes for Northern Health patient families who were travelling excessive distances to access our services. We are delighted to announce that since then, the first house purchased by the Foundation has commenced construction with concrete foundations poured any day now. This [...]

On Saturday, 9 December 2017, Kim Kennedy hosted her first ever Dinner Dance, raising funds for dialysis services at Northern Health. Kim was a dialysis patient at Northern Health in the lead up to a kidney transplant. Wanting to give back, she rallied her friends, family and community to come together for a jolly evening [...]

Josie Minniti Fun Group Tour 2017

On Thursday, 16 November 2017, the Josie Minniti Fun Group was given a tour of the Day Oncology unit at The Northern Hospital followed by a morning tea. The tour allowed for Josie and other members of the fundraising group to see firsthand the outcome of their tremendous fundraising efforts. Earlier this year, as a [...]

Oaks Day 2017

On Thursday, 9 November 2017, Bev Carman’s Can-Do Group held their annual Oaks Day luncheon at the Kilmore racing club, raising funds for the Northern Health Foundation’s Day Oncology Appeal. The lovely ladies of Kilmore (and the handful of distinguished men) put on their best frocks for a day out of champagne, fancy eating and [...]

Maxxia and FMV Audi Raffle Draw

Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket to our Maxxia and FMV Audi Raffle. The draw was held on the 18th of November at the Northern Health Foundation’s Annual Dinner 2017. Click here to see more about our event. The winning ticket was 127. A big congratulations and we hope you enjoy your brand [...]

On Saturday, 18 November 2017 the Northern Health Foundation hosted the 19th Annual Dinner event. With a record number in attendance, we were delighted to announce that over $100,000 was raised for our Emergency Accommodation Relief Appeal. In 2018, the Northern Health Foundation will build a home for families travelling long distances with loved ones [...]

On Friday, 6 October 2017, Trudi Hay, a director of the Northern Health Foundation board, held her annual High Tea event at her lovely home in Greenvale. With over 60 people in attendance to eat some delicious cakes and drink some hot tea, Trudi Hay and her guests raised over $4000 for the Northern Health [...]

Come on! New York, New York

Right there in Old New York. You always make it there, you make it anywhere. On Saturday, 7 October, the Freemasons of Victoria held their annual dinner in support of the Northern Health Foundation. The beautiful Melrose reception held over 200 people for a night of eating and dancing.  Auction items were purchased and good [...]

Northern Health Is Keeping It Cool

Earlier this year as a celebration of Northern Health providing 10 years of oncology services, the Northern Health Foundation started the Day Oncology Appeal to raise $50,000 for a Scalp Cooling Machine. With thanks to the support of generous groups such as Bev Carman and her Cando Group, the Josie Minniti Fun Group, the Craigieburn [...]