Manitobans are rallying behind Operation Excellence. Our donors and volunteers—along with patients and medical personnel—see this as the right campaign at the right time. Read below, and return to this page, to be inspired by words of support and confidence.

A community of supporters and champions

Headshot of Tina Jones, O.M., smiling; Tina has short blonde hair and is wearing a black blouse

“With the support of generous Manitobans, we can ensure that HSC stays on the leading edge of health care for years to come. Together, we will equip HSC with the latest in diagnostic and surgical technology for all Manitobans. Thank you for your support!”

— Tina Jones, O.M., Chair, HSC Foundation Board of Directors

“We are at a pivotal time in health care in Manitoba and I am confident that Operation Excellence is the right way forward. This campaign is a game-changer and I am proud to support it.”

— Mike Moore, Operation Excellence Donor

“Operation Excellence will revolutionize health care in Manitoba. With a successful campaign, we will position HSC for long-term success, ensure better outcomes for patients, and make HSC an employer of choice for leading professionals. Please donate today.”

— Jim Eng, HSC Foundation Board Member

“Health care is facing serious and immediate challenges, which can only be addressed by bold and innovative solutions. Operation Excellence is founded on those very principles. It’s time to rally together to make positive change. Please donate today.”

— Katie Hall Hursh, HSC Foundation Board Member

“This is a grand vision for health care in Manitoba. Working together through Operation Excellence, we can have an enormous impact on the pursuit of innovation as we strive to provide the most advanced care available anywhere.”

— Ray Bouchard, HSC Foundation Board Member

“Seamless access to a strong health care system is the key to building a happy and healthy society. We have had positive experiences with HSC and feel strongly that with everyone’s support, Operation Excellence will enhance life in Manitoba.”

— Mary and Gregg Hanson, Operation Excellence Donors

“Operation Excellence will have a profound and lasting impact on our health care system, which is vital for the well-being of all Manitobans. Donors at all levels have a role to play in transforming and modernizing care. Your gift will change lives. Please support HSC—Manitoba’s hospital. OUR hospital.”

— Jackie Wild, HSC Foundation Board Member

“Over my career, I have seen the impact HSC Foundation donors have on health care. Operation Excellence is our opportunity to have the greatest impact ever by supporting the acquisition of the next generation of minimally invasive surgical technology.”

— Dr. Michael West, CM, OM., Retired HSC Neurosurgeon; Operation Excellence Donor

“We are fortunate to have exceptional surgeons and other medical professionals at HSC. I have experienced their care and have tremendous confidence in their skill and dedication. Through Operation Excellence, we can provide them with state-of-the-art equipment so they can do their best work.”

— Melanie Tooley, Operation Excellence Donor

“We like the innovative, entrepreneurial spirit that is driving Operation Excellence. This campaign presents Manitobans with an unprecedented opportunity to invest in making health care more efficient. By improving systems and upgrading equipment and spaces at HSC, we can ensure better care for everyone.”

— Lisa and Steve Kroft, Operation Excellence Donors

"Through my experience, I know that donors can have a significant impact on the well-being of our patients. When my colleagues and I have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic and surgical equipment, we can do our best work. Operation Excellence is raising the bar."

— Dr. Biniam Kidane, HSC Thoracic Surgeon

Help us deliver tomorrow’s health care, today.

The investments we make today will ensure a tradition of surgical excellence and innovation for ourselves, our children, and our grandchildren.