Whether you want to celebrate a friend or family member's transplant or send condolences to a loved one, a tribute donation is the perfect way to give a thoughtful gift while supporting vital health care for British Columbians.
Innovative Transplant Research
A transplant is a second chance at life, but it is not a cure…at least not yet. Your gift will help BC based scientists and health care practitioners tackle these challenges and find new ways to improve outcomes and quality of life of transplant patients.View Page >
Living Essentials Assistance Fund
There is an ongoing need to support the journey of recovery for these vulnerable populations. Your gift provides support for living essentials and will allow those in greatest needs to return to their homes or jobs sooner.< View Page
Temporary Accommodation Assistance Fund
Living expenses for out-of-town post-transplant patient are estimated at $10,000/family. Your gift allows us to provide temporary accommodation relief to these patients and allow for families to stay together during treatment and recovery.View Page >
Transplant Staff Education and Innovation Fund
This Fund is created to allow for nursing and allied health care professional staff to attend conferences, host lunches and learn sessions with guest speakers, and receive additional specialized training in the Transplant field.< View Page
Vital Signs Monitors
Vital Signs Monitors are critical for clinical teams to track patients’ health, including monitoring blood pressure, oxygen levels, and temperature. Your gift will help the Solid Organ Transplant Unit at VGH purchase six new urgently needed monitors, each costing approximately $5,100.View Page >
Completed Funding Opportunities
A Second Chance at Life
Visionary Care at VGH
The 60 member multidisciplinary Solid Organ Transplant team is a vital link in providing the very best, adult specialized health care to British Columbians.
Our transplant team, one of the largest in Canada, performed 272 kidney, liver, lung, pancreas, and islet cell transplants last year. The caring and compassionate team handles pre-admission, pre-transplant assessment, inpatient post-operative monitoring, and post-transplant care.
Advancing Groundbreaking Research
Transplant is not a cure. At least not yet.
With your help, that’s where the Transplant Research Foundation (TRF) of BC is making a difference. Your donation to VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation in support of the TRF of BC Fund supports groundbreaking research into transplantation that can change the lives of people living with organ failure.