Meet the Foundation

Since 1985, VALLEY REGIONAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION has provided over $18 million to improve healthcare in the Annapolis Valley with the generosity of donors like you. We invest every donation with integrity to support the highest quality healthcare for our community.

Board of Directors

Debbie Hennigar, President
Greg Butler, Past President
Logan Morse, Vice President
Carrie Jones, Treasurer
Robert Harris, Secretary
Jennifer Boyd
Maresa Davidson
Dora Dorman
John Eikelenboom
Andrena Hull
Dale Keefe
Robin Lake
Michael Landry
George Lohnes

Heather Lohr
Claudine MacDonald
John MacKay
Karen McKay-Harding
Kathleen Mulherin
Mandeep Panesar
Judy Rafuse
Rick Ramsay
Billy Toulany

Foundation Staff

Ellen Crowley, Executive Director
ellen.crowley@nshealth.ca

Angela Mansfield, Office Manager
angela.mansfield@nshealth.ca

Hillary Webb, Fund Development Coordinator
hillary.webb@nshealth.ca

Stacey Floris, Team Assistant
stacey.floris@nshealth.ca


Our Values

Gratitude
We are deeply grateful for the many forms of support we receive from donors, sponsors, volunteers, and the community, and strive to acknowledge contributions in ways that are personal and meaningful.

Trust
We instill trust in our donors and the community so they can feel confident their donations are well taken care of and used effectively to support healthcare in their community.

Respect
We are guided by mutual respect in interactions with our donors, board members, volunteers, hospital staff, physicians and the community.

Resourcefulness
We are proactive and resourceful in finding ways to achieve our goals, remain current, and meet the needs of the Annapolis Valley community.

Our Mission and Vision

Valley Regional Hospital Foundation is an independent charity established to foster a culture of sustained giving in support of healthcare in the Annapolis Valley. 

Our Vision is to be a donor’s charity of choice in support of healthcare in the Annapolis Valley. We provide donors with opportunities to invest in healthcare for themselves, their families and future generations.