Commissioner’s Inspection – Musical Ride – 15th May 2018

The Ottawa Chapter had the pleasure hosting the Annual Commissioner Inspection of the Musical Ride on Tuesday, 15th May 2018.  The event was the 6th year the Ottawa Chapter has hosted this special performance. The event was very well attended by members of the Ottawa Chapter, Canadian Blood Services, The …

RCMP Veterans – Denniston Bone Marrow Golf Classic 2018

The golf season will be soon upon us and time to consider attending the 2018 RCMP Veterans – Denniston Bone Marrow Golf Classic – 10 September 2018 @ Hylands Golf Course.  On line registration will be launched on the 1st of June – Mark your calendars.   

10th Anniversary of the Ottawa Chapter Courier Program

On March 8th the 10th Anniversary of the Courier Program Service to the Ottawa Hospital by the Bruce Denniston Bone Marrow Society was celebrated.  Approximately  50 guests gathered at the Ottawa Hospital and reminisced about the beginnings that has resulted in a most effective program. Sheryl McDermid provided her personal …

Appreciation BBQ – 14 June 2017

Another successful event with approximately 50  persons in attendance. An enjoyable evening of fellowship and an excellent dinner was catered  by Casey’s Gloucester owner, Roy Bartlett and staff. We as well, extend our gratitude and thanks to RJR Innovations for their sponsorship and support of this special event. President Brent …

Musical Ride – Commissioner Inspection – 18 May 2017

The Ottawa Chapter had the pleasure hosting the Annual Commissioner Inspection of the Musical Ride on Thursday, 18th May 2017.  The event was the 5th year the Ottawa Chapter has hosted this special performance. The event was very well attended by members of the Ottawa Chapter, Canadian Blood Services, The …

Courier Training – 27 & 28 April 2017

The Ottawa Chapter held courier training sessions on Thursday, 27th April with the Hamilton Hospital and Friday 28th April 2017  with TOH. Training was provided to a total of  25 active Couriers and 20 new Couriers at the Hamilton session and 29 active Couriers and 22 new Couriers at TOH …

Appreciation BBQ – 21 September 2016

The Ottawa Chapter  hosted  the annual  Appreciation BBQ on Wednesday, 21st September 2016 at the Long Island Conference Centre and Recreation facility. Thirty-five (35)  persons were in attendance who enjoyed a fine dinner catered by Roy Bartlett and staff from Casey’s Gloucester.  President Brent MacDonald extended the Ottawa Chapter’s gratitude …

Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers – 7th September 2016

On the 7th September 2016 at Rideau Hall two members of the Ottawa Chapter, Brent MacDonald and Gary Walkling received the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers from The Governor General of Canada His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston. The Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers recognizes the remarkable volunteer achievements of Canadians …