SARNIA –“ To honour the legacy of care and compassion that Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital of Bluewater Health has provided our rural community, we are pleased to announce the building of Dream Home 2011 in Glenview Estates Petrolia,” said Marg Hendra, Chair, Dream Home Lottery Committee, Bluewater Health Foundation.
“To honour CEEH’s 100th Anniversary, $100,000 will be allocated to purchase medical equipment specific to that site. The remaining money will go towards purchasing Automated Medication Dispensing Systems from our prioritized list for the new building.” said Johanne Tomkins Co-ordinator of Special Events.
“We are pleased that the 2010/2011 Dream Home is located in Petrolia again and extremely happy to receive funds towards equipment in celebration of the 100th anniversary.” said Connie Courtney, Business/Site Director at CEEH. “I will be involved in selecting equipment that will most benefit our site”.
The home has been designed and is currently under construction by Iacobelli Construction Limited. They have contracted professional decorator, Lori Bambury and her team at Brush Strokes Interiors to decorate the home with the latest in home fashion.
The winner has the option of keeping this spectacular $375,000 home or taking the cash prize of $300,000. The proceeds are all tax-free! In addition to the home, 473 other prizes are available, including 173 cash prizes ranging from $100 to $5,000. The total prize board is worth $450,000.
The Dream Home, which will be located at 481 First Avenue, Petrolia, will be open every Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, beginning Saturday, November 6, 2010 through to Sunday, February 13, 2011.
Only 7300 tickets will be sold for $100 each, and will be on sale in early September at Bluewater Health’s sites and Foundation Office at their new Norman Site. Tickets will also be available at community locations including area banks, credit unions, the offices of Gamble Insurance, and Shoppers Drug Mart.
On Wednesday, January 18, 300 dream home tickets will be given away in the Early Bird Draw. New this year, the major prize-winning ticket and all remaining prizes will be drawn on Friday, February 18 at 9:00 am at Bluewater Health.
Bluewater Health Foundation, through the generosity of its donors, has raised $40 million towards our share of the money needed to build our new community hospital. Thank you Sarnia-Lambton!
The Foundation’s efforts are now focused on raising an additional $6.5 million, of which donors have already gifted over $3.5 million. These funds will be used to purchase leading-edge technology and medical equipment to enhance patient care and comfort and support our dedicated health care professionals.