Making a Difference – Surrey Hospital Foundation


Making a Difference

Your donations support exceptional care for patients and families

Over the past 25 years, our donors have contributed more than $100 million in support of exceptional health care at Surrey Memorial Hospital and the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre.


Donate Stock Shares

Donate stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares instead of cash and you’ll extend your tax savings even further

When you donate securities such as stocks, bonds, mutual fund shares, or segregated funds directly to Surrey Hospital & Outpatient Centre Foundation you benefit in two ways:

  • You receive a donation tax credit, and
  • You benefit from the complete elimination of capital gains tax on those shares

Here is how it works:

Let’s say you want to make a donation of $5000 worth of stock shares to benefit sick babies at the hospital:
In other words, for every dollar you give, your cost is only 39 cents!


(*assuming you are in BC’s highest tax bracket at 43.7% and assuming you have already donated at least $200 this year)

It is easy to make a gift of shares!

We are here to help

We are committed to helping you realize all of the tax savings that might be available to you. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call us:

Yolanda Bouwman 604-585-5509, or
Don Hickling 604-953-9709


Foundation Volunteers

Surrey Hospital & Outpatient Centre Foundation is very active and always accepting applications for people interested in assisting at various functions throughout the year. Your volunteerism is considered a gift to the SMH community and all those it reaches.

Please complete the attached form if you wish to volunteer your time with the Foundation and be added to our volunteer mailing list. Download Volunteer Application Form here.

If you are interested in volunteering with the foundation, please contact:


Hospital Volunteers

If you are interested in volunteering at the hospital, please contact:

Volunteer Opportunities

Surrey Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Volunteers

The SMH Auxiliary operates the gift store and lottery booth at the hospital as well as the Auxiliary thrift store. All Auxiliary activities raise funds for the hospital.

If you would like to volunteer for the SMH Auxiliary, please call (604) 588-3302

Youth for Care

Youth for CARE (YCARE) is a not-for-profit youth group who serve to execute fundraisers and raise awareness in the local community while engaging other youth in Surrey.

CARE symbolizes Compassion, Awareness, outReach and Empowerment. Youth for CARE is an initiative by SH&OCF (Surrey Hospital & Outpatient Centre Foundation).

Mission: To raise awareness for the Surrey Memorial Hospital while integrating youth in the community.

If you would like to know more about Youth for CARE or join the group, please visit their website.

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