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Noel Leeming has the Foundation’s friends sorted for Christmas!

Thinking about Christmas presents?  Our charity partner Noel Leeming has you sorted with this amazing deal!  Friends of the Wellington Hospitals Foundation – that’s you! –  can enjoy discounted prices at all Noel Leeming stores in the Wellington region between 30 October – 12 November.   Enjoy great savings on a variety of items at cost… Read more »

Charity Art Auction for New Children’s Hospital

We are very excited to be involved in this wonderful Charity Art Auction hosted by the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts! Raising money for the new Children’s Hospital, this promises to be a fabulous event and we are incredibly grateful to all the contributing artists. We invite you to view the catalogue of works… Read more »

Spring Supporter News

Find out what’s been happening at the Foundation and check out our latest newsletter here.  

Makeover for Heart and Lung Unit

Did you know that 2850 patients are seen by the Wellington Regional Heart and Lung Unit a year! Many having angiograms for coronary stents, heart valves or other diagnostic procedures, and there are over 500 heart and lung operations performed every year. With your help we recently helped refurbish the unit’s patient lounge, installing a… Read more »

Sick kids drive super cool cars to surgery!

Having an operation can be very scary, even for the bravest among us! To help make the experience a lot loss less frightening and overwhelming for our wee patients, the Foundation recently funded a fleet of five super cool electric cars for children to travel to theatres in, at both Wellington and Kenepuru Hospitals. Among… Read more »

Walk Through the Heart of the City 2019

Saturday 2 November 2019

Grab your shoes and loved ones and join us for a fun walk through the heart of the city to build a stronger heart for Wellington Regional Hospital!  All funds raised will go towards supporting Wellington Regional Hospital’s Heart and Lung Unit.  Go the extra mile and encourage family and friends to sponsor you too!… Read more »

Thank you Wellington!!

A huge THANK YOU to all the wonderful Wellingtonians, businesses, community groups, families and individuals who generously supported Hospi’s Pyjama Appeal again this year. We’ve been inundated with thousands of fabulous flannelette pyjamas which has helped keep sick kids warm and well this winter.  Many of the PJs have been distributed by our paediatric community… Read more »

‘Singers to Listen For’ – Showcasing wonderful young opera singers

Tuesday 6 August 2019

    The Wellington Hospitals Foundation are very pleased to invite you to an evening showcasing rising operatic stars, in support of the new Wellington Children’s Hospital.  We are delighted that Wellington Rotary has chosen the new Wellington Children’s Hospital to be joint recipients of proceeds from their annual concert – Singers to Listen For. … Read more »

“Two Year Countdown to New Children’s Hospital”

“Two-year countdown to children’s hospital” …. Our community’s support of the new Wellington Regional Children’s hospital grows every day! The Foundation is delighted to share this front page article of today’s Dominion Post which celebrates the half way stage of the new children’s hospital. Below, Dr Andrew Marshall outlines the impact your new children’s hospital… Read more »