we care, we can campaign



In support of the redevelopment and expansion of Bowmanville Hospital, the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation is embarking on the largest capital campaign in its history.

Click here to view the We Care, We Can Campaign Pamphlet and learn more.


The Bowmanville Hospital Foundation has been working collaboratively with Lakeridge Health on the Hospital’s Master Plan. Lakeridge Health’s plan for the Bowmanville site will ensure there is enough room for a growing and aging population.  We are currently in Stage 2 in the planning grant process.

New Fundraising Goal at $110 Million To Support Bowmanville Hospital Expansion & Redevelopment

The Bowmanville Hospital Foundation announces its ambitious
new campaign goal to raise the community share of $110 million. The We Care, We
Can campaign, the largest fundraising initiative in the foundation's history, was launched
in 2019 to raise funds for the redevelopment, expansion and equipment needs of the
Bowmanville Hospital.

New Campaign Goal Press Release.

Government of Ontario speeds up redevelopment of Bowmanville Hospital

On March 11th 2022, the Government of Ontario announced that Lakeridge Health’s Bowmanville Hospital is moving to Stage 2 of its redevelopment to deliver quality healthcare to our community sooner.

MPP David Piccini, MPP Coe, Mayor Foster, and the Lakeridge Health Board of Trustees announced that the redevelopment of Lakeridge Health’s Bowmanville Hospital is moving to Stage 2 of the planning process and one step closer to completion.

Stay tuned to our website and social media pages for more exciting updates!

You can learn more about the announcement here.


2021 is off to an exciting start for the Clarington community and the We Care, We Can campaign.

On Monday, January 11, 2021, MPP Lindsey Park announced a $2.5 million planning grant from the Provincial government in support of the redevelopment of Bowmanville Hospital. In addition, Bowmanville Hospital will receive support for the development of an interim helipad which will allow for safe transfers of critical patients to and from the Hospital while the redevelopment project is being completed. Thank you to MPP Lindsey Park and our Provincial partners for their continued support in improving healthcare in the Clarington community.

You can learn more about the announcement here.

Bowmanville Hospital Redevelopment Makes Infrastructure Ontario’s Fall 2019 P3 Market Update

In September 2019, Infrastructure Ontario’s identified the Bowmanville Hospital redevelopment and expansion as a near-term priority project on the Fall 2019 Ontario P3 Market Update. We want to thank the Provincial Government, MPP Lindsey Park and Lakeridge Health for their diligent efforts to move this project to the top of the Infrastructure Ontario list.

Learn more about the 2019 Ontario P3 Market Update here.

It is an exciting time of growth and transformation in Durham Region.

In 1991, the population of Clarington was just over 48,000. Today, Clarington is home to nearly 98,000 residents, and that number will continue to rise.

As the region’s population grows, the demand for health care services continues to rise. To meet this demand, Lakeridge Health is embarking on a master planning and consultation process with the province, health care providers, community stakeholders and citizens.


New Fundraising Goal at $110 Million

August 24, 2023

August 1, 2023New Fundraising Goal at $110 Million To Support Bowmanville Hospital Expansion & Redevelopment CLARINGTON, ONT. – The Bowmanville Hospital Foundation announces its ambitious new campaign goal to raise…

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Mary Mogford: A Philanthropic Champion

August 24, 2023

Dear Community Members, The Bowmanville Hospital Foundation is honoured to recognize a remarkable individual who has made an extraordinary impact on our community through her unwavering support and generous donations.…

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May 5, 2022
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March 14, 2022

On Friday, March 10, 2022 the government announced that Bowmanville Hospital is moving to stage 2 of its redevelopment project, allowing for quality care in the Clarington community sooner. MPP…

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Support the COVID-19 Emergency Fund

January 20, 2022
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DECEMBER 20, 2021 – Tanya Sanza to lead Bowmanville Hospital Foundation’s We Care, We Can Awareness Month Committee

December 20, 2021

As Bowmanville Hospital Foundation continues with the roll-out of its new strategic plan, we are excited to take the next step in building awareness and community engagement with the introduction…

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Planned Giving Speaker Series

November 26, 2021

Please join the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation virtually, for our upcoming sessions in our Planned Giving Speaker Series: Thursday, June 9th 2022 8:30am-9:30amBHF Planned Giving Speaker Series: Planned Giving using Life…

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The Great Escape: A Virtual Experience

November 5, 2021

Watch The Great Escape: A Virtual Experience event below! Co-hosted by Bee Quammie and Jerry Archer, guests enjoyed performances from the Graham School of Irish Dance, accordion player Lucio Raggiunti…

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SEPTEMBER 27, 2021 – Bowmanville Hospital Foundation welcomes Absar Beg to We Care, We Can Campaign Cabinet

September 27, 2021
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Bowmanville Hospital Foundation Annual Report 2020/21

September 3, 2021

Click here to view our 2020/21 Annual Report!

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