$1.2 million boost for Peace Arch Hospital Foundation

Donation from PARC Retirement Living will help with development of surgical suites

The Peace Arch Hospital Foundation has received a sizable funding boost, courtesy of PARC Retirement Living.

PARC has donated $1.2 million to the hospital foundation, which will go toward the organization’s planned redevelopment of five new surgical suits at the hospital.

“PARC Retirement Living is committed to supporting initiatives that are integral to the community and that strengthen the lives of seniors and all generations in the neighbourhood,” said owner Rainer Müller.

“As the newest member of the White Rock community, PARC Retirement Living is pleased that it can help ensure that Peace Arch Hospital can accommodate the increasing demand for services from this growing population.”

PARC is the builder of Oceana PARC in White Rock, which is located at 1575 George St. and is in the final stages of construction. It is slated to open this summer.

 

From left to right: Kari Koskela, VP, Operations, at PARC Retirement Living; Tony Baena, executive vice president, PARC Retirement Living; Stephanie Beck, executive director, Peace Arch Hospital Foundation; Shelley Grenier, general manager, PARC Retirement Living; Rainer Müller, owner and founder, PARC Retirement Living; Roxana Roatis, sales manager, PARC Retirement Living; Jim Bindon, director of philanthropy, Peace Arch Hospital Foundation. (Contributed photo)

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