Jim Pattison Childrens Hospital

Rider Nation Mourns the Loss of Luke Schofield

Jan 18, 2023 | 11:04am

Sad news in Rider Nation. Luke Schofield the Rider’s Ambassador to the Children’s Hospital has died. Schofield was a standout defensive player for LeBoldas Collegiate and before that in Regina Minor Football.  He had a dream to play for the U of R Rams once he finished high school. A cancer diagnosis cut that dream […]

“The Worst They Have Ever Seen” SUN on staffing at JPCH

Jan 12, 2023 | 12:49pm

Registered nurses at the Jim Pattison Children’s hospital in Saskatoon say the situation at the hospital is the worst they have ever seen. “They think every time they say that, it can’t get any worse” according to Tracy Zambory, president of the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses. “Here we are with it being a collapsed part […]

Regina man wins $1 million in Roughrider & Children’s Hospital Foundations

Dec 1, 2022 | 1:37pm

A Regina man has won a million dollars with the Roughrider and Children’s Hospital Foundations Lottery. Troy Stengler said in a media release that he has been donating to the Children Hospital for a long time and he couldn’t be happier to win. The winner of the halftime 50/50 draw is J. Cain from Manitou […]

Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital Radiothon is on the air

Nov 8, 2022 | 8:52am

It was the culmination of a whole lot of hard work, lobbying various levels of government, and hard working fundraising, but the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital went from the drawing board to reality.  Its a facility that allows families to be closer together as a child goes through treatment for whatever health care issue they […]

Farmer Donates almost 2 million to Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital

Aug 26, 2022 | 5:07am

The Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital has received a generous donation of nearly $2 million dollars from a local Saskatchewan farmer which will go towards purchasing urgently needed equipment and will help provide the latest technology and cutting-edge equipment that is required for specialized healthcare at JPCH. Gene Pidwerbesky and his family farm near Borden and […]

JPCH Radiothon winds up on Wednesday

Nov 10, 2021 | 6:18am

On Tuesday, people across Saskatchewan heard about the benefits the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital in Saskatoon have had for many and more of the same will be heard on Wednesday as the two-day event winds up on 620 CKRM and other radio stations across the province at 5:00 p.m.. One of the stories told was […]

Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital starts today on 620 CKRM and sister stations

Nov 9, 2021 | 5:05am

The Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital Radiothon will take place over the next two days on 25 radio stations across Saskatchewan, including 620 CKRM, play92, and 104.9 The Wolf. The yearly fundraiser is one that is very important when it comes to raising funds for urgent needs. “The radiothon really provides a glimpse into what life […]

Frank Atchison braves heat as he nears Regina

Jun 3, 2021 | 1:25pm

Saskatoon’s Frank Atchison is braving the heat as he continues on his journey to Regina in support of the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital. Starting his journey at the top of the Lumsden hill Thursday, Atchison said he’s feeling good after conquering the valley. “I got the worst part of the hill behind me, this was […]

Where’s Frank? 94 Year-Old Walking in Support of Children’s Hospitals

May 31, 2021 | 4:33pm

The final leg of the journey that will see a 94 year-old Saskatchewan man, make the trek from Saskatoon to Regina on foot, will continue Tuesday. Where’s Frank? Well on Tuesday, Frank Atchison will start at the top of the Lumsden hill and walk into town. It’s all in support of the Jim Pattison’s Children’s […]

“Share the Love” with children in hospital this Valentine’s Day

Feb 7, 2021 | 10:19am

The Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital Foundation is helping “Share the Love” with sick kids this Valentine’s Day. People have the opportunity to sign a Valentine’s Day card for a child in hospital. Saskatchewan Blue Cross is going to donate $10 for every card signed and sent, up to $10,000. Vice-President of Communications, Lynn Redl-Huntington, says […]