The Southwest Manitoba Regional Foundation board was thrilled to present a cheque for $10,500 to the Deloraine Health Centre. The money is from interest on a sizeable endowment left by the estate of Howie Leeson. Instructions from Mr. Leeson are as follows: Said funds are to be used for the sole purpose of providing for the continued maintenance of the Deloraine Hospital or projects which would advance the purposes of the said Deloraine Hospital.Pictured are members of the Southwest Manitoba Regional Foundation board and Dr. Sharma. Back row (left to right): Roland Hainsworth (representing Municipality of Brenda-Waskada), Mel Lee (Mun. Brenda-Waskada), David Day (Municipality of Deloraine-Winchester), Phil Edwards (Mun. Deloraine-Winchester), Don Wickham (RM of Two Borders), Debbie McMechan (Reeve RM of Two Borders). Front: Pat Whiteside (Secretary-Treasurer). Dr. Shelley Sharma (Deloraine Health Centre) and Donna Todd (Chair).
© Deloraine Times & Star