Chinese New Year's Feast Raises Funds for Local Hospital (Feast of Fortune)
The Scotia Feast of Fortune is a Chinese New Year celebration that focuses on fine dining and raising funds for priority equipment at Mount Saint Joseph Hospital.
Mount Saint Joseph Hospital hopes to raise funds for patients needing emergency care as the need is growing every year. The emergency Department visits have grown by 27 per cent since 2010.
The Tapestry Foundation is aiming to raise $800,000 for vital equipment to treat patients with life-threatening health problems. For example, advanced diagnostic imaging technology and life-saving equipment are in great demand.
Asian Pacific Post reports.