AQUADECO & UNISYNC DONATE TO HAITI RELIEF

January 28, 2010
Aquadeco Natural Spring Water and Unisync Group donate to Haiti relief. 

As a part of FTC Canada’s Haiti relief efforts, Aquadeco Natural Spring Water has generously donated over 65,000 bottles of water and Unisync Group has donated 12 skids of clothing to the children and

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NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH ORTHOTIC BUSINESSES TO HELP HAITI

January 28, 2010
The devastation in Haiti has impacted all of us in many different ways. The professionals at Milton Orthotic and Wellness Centre, in conjunction with Burlington Orthotic Centre and Mississauga Orthotic Centre have come together with FTC Canada to start a gently used shoe and bracing drive.

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2K/5K FUNd RUN FOR HAITI

Port Perry, ON
Church of the Ascension, Port Perry, along with local residents, are joining together on Sat. Jan. 30 for a “FUNd Run For Haiti”, a two or five kilometer “run, walk or crawl” to raise funds for FTC Canada’s Haiti Earthquake Relief.
FTC Canada, a relief and development

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AMJ CAMPBELL PARTNERS WITH FTC CANADA

January 26, 2010 – Guelph, Ontario
AMJ Campbell becomes official mover of Guelph based not for profit FTC Canada.

Canada’s largest moving company AMJ Campbell is partnering with international and domestic relief organization FTC Canada, as the official mover of donated food and supplies for the organization.

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A SINCERE THANK YOU

A letter to the editor posted at the newsdurhamregion.com website (Jan 25, 2010) extends a word of thanks to the medical personnel that made the trip to Haiti.
CLICK HERE to read the letter
NOTE: Updates have been added to other posts. Look for “Updated + Date” at the top

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TEAM LEAVING HAITI TODAY

Updated Jan 26, 2010 The doctors and paramedics from FTC Canada are on-board a Canadian Air Force Hercules from Haiti today, to make the return trip to Canada.
The flight is expected to arrive at Pierre Trudeau Airport between 5:00 and 8:00 pm this evening (Jan 26).
The team is

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HALTON PARAMEDICS ON FACEBOOK

Updated Jan 26, 2010 There is a public facebook page for the Halton Paramedics in Haiti. Be sure to check it out as there are about 70 photos to look through including shots of the team and the city of Port-au-Prince.
Dr. Cheryl van der Mark from Mission of

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APOTEX DONATES PHARMACEUTICALS TO FTC CANADA’S HAITI RELIEF

January 21, 2010
In support of FTC Canada’s Haiti relief efforts, Apotex Inc. generously donated thousands of antibiotics and analgesics which flew on board with our emergency response medical team.

FTC Canada was one of three relief organizations who received help in

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HAITI IN RECOVERY

Updated Jan 26, 2010Doctors and paramedics from Ontario continue in recovery efforts at Haiti’s largest hospital . CTV’s Paul Workman spoke to Dr. Paul Puckrin in the “garden” yesterday, because the hospital simply isn’t big enough and the needs of injured Haitians simply overwhelming.
This segment aired on CTV

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TEAM FROM ONTARIO BRINGS EMERGENCY CARE

Updated Jan 22, 2010As news comes out of Haiti it can leave a person with feelings of both hope and despair. New aid has trickled through a badly damaged port and plans for a makeshift airstrip are unfolding in Jacmel.
Unfortunately many medical teams are experiencing frustration as they

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FTC CANADA REACHES OUT TO TRUCKERS TO HELP HAITI’S RECOVERY

FTC Canada has put out a request to the trucking industry in their mission to provide food and medication to Haiti.
FTC relies on the trucking industry to move food all over Canada but the challenge here is very specific.
“We’re trying to launch in the trucking community an

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FTC MEDICAL TEAM DEPLOYS INTO PORT-AU-PRINCE

Updated Jan 21, 2010The FTC Canada team of doctors and paramedics have been deployed into the city of Port-au-Prince. They have traveled as a team to a hospital in the heart of the quake ravaged city. Grant Rumford reported to CTV that they would be most likely be “embedded” in

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