$6,278,949 for the Fondation du CHUS
sluggish economy didn’t have any affect on the generosity of the population who responded to the call from the CHUS Foundation for the fourth edition of the annual television fundraiser Au coeur de la vie. A little more than the annual objective of $6.1 million was raised and the public clearly demonstrated their attachment to the CHUS.
the television show, Jean-Luc Mongrain used his talents for the cause, touching the audience during the presentations of the reports on anxiety, chronic pain, testicular cancer and others.
the web, besides the three wep reports and the health quiz, social medias also contributed to the fundraiser and internet users could listen to the radio show and watch the television show.
The success of the fundraiser was made possible through the professionalism and devotedness of the team many employees, doctors and researchers at the CHUS, as well as about thirty volunteers from the team of the Fondation du CHUS.