Help advance healthcare for women and for all – donate Aeroplan Miles in support of Women’s College Hospital

You can make double the impact this September simply by donating your Aeroplan Miles to Women’s College Hospital (WCH). From September 5 – 11, every mile donated to WCH will be matched by Aeroplan up to 500,000 miles. WCH is Canada’s leading academic, ambulatory hospital and a world leader in advancing health for women.

WCH building

For more than 100 years, Women’s College Hospital has been developing revolutionary advances in healthcare. A champion of equitable access, WCH advocates for the health of all women from diverse cultures and backgrounds and ensures their needs are reflected in the care they receive. WCH is also the only hospital in Canada with a government-mandated, strategic priority to transform the health system through constant innovation.

Your donated Aeroplan Miles will be used to help researchers travel to meetings, conferences and collaborative activities with healthcare leaders around the world as they undertake this crucial, life-saving work.  

Nara and her daughter

Key facts about Women’s College Hospital:

  • The very first hospital in Canada where women could study and practice medicine when it opened over 100 years ago.
  • The only fully ambulatory hospital in Canada devoted to closing the gaps in healthcare for women.
  • Home to one of the only research institutes in the world solely focused on health for women.
  • WCH’s Dr. Steven Narod, a co-discoverer of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, is one of the world’s most cited and influential researchers in the field of hereditary cancer.
  • The site of the first hospital-based sexual assault centre and walk-in birth control centre in Ontario.
  • Home to Toronto’s very first hospital-based refugee clinic.

Support WCH and the future of healthcare for women – DONATE YOUR MILES TODAY!

For more information, please visit www.wchf.ca or follow them on Twitter @wchf

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