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The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) Foundation is grateful to be the recipient of a $60,000 gift from the Grant Thornton Foundation. Established to help Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) employees organize their collective efforts and supplement their personal endeavors, the Grant Thornton Foundation provides financial support for local, national, and international causes. Grant Thornton’s meaningful commitment to the RIH Foundation will directly contribute to the accessibility of life-saving medical interventions, enhancing the lives of patients and their families that are reliant on the specialized services available at RIH. By investing in state-of-the-art equipment and fostering patient-centric initiatives, this gift will propel the health of our community forward. 

As a leading Canadian accounting and advisory firm, Grant Thornton is renowned for its dedication to helping clients, colleagues, and communities thrive by providing meaningful, actionable advice through a broad range of services, including accounting, audit, advisory, and tax services. Grant Thornton recognizes that they are only as strong as the communities that support them which is why their team is passionate about creating a meaningful and sustainable impact in Kamloops and the wider region. Medical emergencies are indiscriminate and can affect anyone, therefore, Grant Thornton chose to support the RIH Foundation because it is an organization that directly benefits everyone.

The employees of Grant Thornton Kamloops have a long-standing history of community involvement and are dedicated to making the region a better place by supporting local initiatives. Many employees serve as board members in various not-for-profit organizations, leveraging their expertise as accountants and advisors to better serve the community. 

“We are profoundly grateful to Grant Thornton LLP for their generous gift,” says Heidi Coleman RIH Foundation CEO. “This meaningful contribution will enable us to continue our mission of providing critical medical services to those in need, reinforcing the foundation of a healthier and more resilient community.”

“At Grant Thornton, we understand the critical role that access to high-quality healthcare plays in creating vibrant communities. That’s why we are thrilled to donate to the RIH Foundation,” said Kevin Santos, Managing Partner, Interior British Columbia, Grant Thornton LLP. “By investing in cutting-edge technology and patient-centric approaches, we hope to make a lasting impact on the health and well-being of individuals in our community. Grant Thornton is committed to supporting the mission of the RIH Foundation and ensuring that every patient receives the exceptional care they deserve.”

Together, Grant Thornton and the RIH Foundation are demonstrating how businesses and local organizations can collaborate for a brighter, healthier, and more prosperous future.

About Grant Thornton

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