Donations and partnerships

4 activities to brighten your fall

Categories: Donations and partnerships , Prevention - Friday 8 October, 2021

Fall is the season for spending time at the orchard or taking part in some Halloween fun with the family while savouring pumpkin spice beverages. This wonderful season is the perfect opportunity to enjoy activities…

A tribute to Dr. Martial G. Bourassa

Categories: Research and accomplishments , Donations and partnerships - Friday 16 July, 2021

This article is adapted from the Foundation’s magazine The Foundation decided to honour one of Quebec’s most pioneering cardiologists by creating the Martial G. Bourassa Cardiovascular Medicine Innovation Fund last August. Thanks to your generosity,…

Towards a better understanding of congenital heart disease

Categories: Research and accomplishments , Donations and partnerships - Monday 31 May, 2021

This article is adapted from the Foundation’s magazine The new André Chagnon research chair offers tremendous support to this fast-growing branch of cardiovascular medicine. Last August, the Montreal Heart Institute Foundation announced the creation of…

A donation that is a tribute to Jacques Gendreau’s life

Categories: Testimonials , Donations and partnerships - Thursday 22 April, 2021

The Montreal Heart Institute Foundation is a symbol of hope for individuals, and their loved ones, who suffer from heart disease. Scientific breakthroughs can now improve the health of these patients and extend their life…

Continuing the battle against type 2 diabetes during a pandemic

Categories: Donations and partnerships , Prevention - Monday 19 April, 2021

This article is adapted from the Foundation’s magazine This past year, the Diabetes Prevention Clinic pivoted to telemedicine in order to provide support services for the new context—a decision that really paid off. If you…

A woman of heart and conviction

Categories: Research and accomplishments , Testimonials , Donations and partnerships - Sunday 4 April, 2021

This article is adapted from the Foundation’s magazine Of her own accord, the philanthropist found herself at the epicentre of international initiatives to advance the COLCORONA clinical trial, along with Dr. Jean-Claude Tardif. Passionate and driven…

Friendship can work miracles

Categories: Testimonials , Donations and partnerships - Friday 19 March, 2021

This article is adapted from the Foundation’s magazine In 1974, Suzanne Lévesque joined the J.-Louis Lévesque Foundation, set up by her father in 1961. By that time, the organization dedicated mainly to the support of medical…

5 gift ideas to support sensitive hearts

Categories: Donations and partnerships - Thursday 26 November, 2020

The holiday season is just around the corner and the time has come to start thinking of the presents that will go under your Christmas tree. Here are 5 gift ideas that are sure to…

Diabetes prevention clinic sponsored by Sun Life: fighting type 2 diabetes, one patient at a time

Categories: Research and accomplishments , Donations and partnerships - Sunday 1 November, 2020

In January 2019, the Montreal Heart Institute’s EPIC Centre inaugurated the Diabetes Prevention Clinic sponsored by Sun Life. Its goal is to improve the health of type 2 diabetics and reduce their risks of developing…

5 good reasons to choose monthly donations

Categories: Donations and partnerships - Monday 16 March, 2020

You want an easy way to support the Montreal Heart Institute Foundation. Have you ever thought about monthly donations? Here are 5 good reasons to choose monthly giving for your philanthropic habits, a way to…