End of Year

St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital is always here for you and your loved ones, friends and neighbours. Physicians and nurses are available to take care of you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Now they need your help. Care teams need to replace and upgrade equipment to continue to provide you and your loved ones with the best, most urgent care possible.

Donate Today

Your gift can help fund a new ECG machine and other life-saving items our list of urgent equipment needs, including a new crash cart and two more ECGs.

List of Urgent Needs

If you donate today, your gift will be matched (up to $40,000). That means we will get the Emergency team the equipment they need twice as fast!

Patient Story: STEGH’s Emergency Department Saved My Life

Mike, a past Emergency patient, says, “The Emergency team’s fast action saved my life.”

This past January, Mike was having an ordinary day – but by 5:00 pm, he was being admitted to STEGH with a massive heart attack. An ECG machine at triage in Emergency saved Mike’s life.

Read Mike’s Full Story

Donate today to make double the impact and help other patients like Mike.

Donate Today


1. Who do I call if I have questions or would like help?

Amanda Campbell would be happy to assist you in any way. She can be reached at 519-631-2030 ext. 2282 or amanda.campbell@stegh.on.ca

2. Where will my donation go?

Your gift will support the greatest needs at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital. At this time, the greatest needs of your hospital are in the Emergency Department, the Intensive Care Unit and for items used in all care areas.

3. How do I get information on tax receipts?

When you make a gift online, a tax receipt will be emailed to you right away. If you send your donation by mail, over the phone or in person a tax receipt will be mailed to you within two weeks.

If you require assistance in any way, Sindy Humphrey, our gift processing and database manager extraordinaire, would be happy to assist you. She can be reached at 519-631-2030 ext. 2243 or sindy.humphrey@stegh.on.ca

4. What are other ways I can give back?

Thank you for thinking of this! There are many ways to give back: volunteering, hosting a fundraiser, peer-to-peer fundraising and more. Let’s connect if any of these options sound interesting to you or what you are thinking of is not listed! You can call us at 519-631-2030 ext. 2246 or email foundation@stegh.on.ca