Quality, Compassionate Healthcare

Our volunteers generously share their gift of time and make positive contributions to their community

Georgetown Hospital Volunteer Association (GHVA)

The Georgetown Hospital Volunteer Association (GHVA) was originally formed in 1958 and re-established in 2006. The GHVA has a mission to provide care, comfort and service to the patients, visitors, family and staff of the Georgetown Hospital and to raise funds for the betterment of the hospital.

The GHVA is a registered charity and has numerous fundraising initiatives, noted below. Funds raised are donated to the hospital and used to purchase new equipment.

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Georgetown Hospital Foundation (GHF) - A Grateful Patient Story

The GHVA raises funds through

Charitable Donations–The GHVA accepts charitable donations, including in memoriam. Our local funeral home has donation cards for this purpose if you request one. Receipts will be issued for all donations and a letter to the family recognizing your contribution will be sent for a memoriam.

Poinsettia Sale–Poinsettias are offered for pre-order in November for delivery during the first week of December. Delivery to area businesses can be arranged.

Trinkets & Treats Gift Shop–Visitors and patients will find an excellent selection of giftware, cards, flowers, baby clothes, toiletries, candles, clothing and plush toys in the Gift Shop. Located by the main entrance.

Gift Shop Hours:*
Monday to Friday: 9:30 am until 8:00 pm
Saturday/Sunday: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
*Hours are subject to volunteer availability.

HELPP Lottery–Break open tickets available for sale at Delrex Variety (Georgetown Marketplace)

Knitting–A very talented group of knitters keeps the Gift Shop stocked with beautiful hand knits including baby outfits, blankets, scarves and slippers. Donations of wool are welcome.

Third party Events–If you have an event that can raise funds for the GHVA, please get in touch with us at 905-873-0111 Ext. 8250

Raffles–raffles are held at various times. Donations of raffle items are always welcome.