Pilgrims Moves to Interim Location preparing for demo & construction

As fundraising continues to support the Home for Hospice campaign to build Edmonton’s first free-standing residential community hospice, so do preparations to start construction. In early May, 2019, Pilgrims Hospice Society moved out of the repurposed convent it has operated from for almost two decades. to an interim location for the construction period. Programs and services…

Bringing Hospice Care Closer to Home

Thanks to Edmonton Prime Times and Maurice Tougas for sharing our plans with Edmontonians: First stand-alone community hospice announced: Pilgrims Hospice Society announces plans for $15 million new home   And, a new Home for Hospice video:

Paying it Forward: the Dave Williams Tribute Fund

“Dave Williams (Aug 25, 1939 – Jan 28, 2019) was a dear friend of mine, and an inspiration to so many throughout his life. He spent a lot of time in his later years at Pilgrims Hospice, both giving and receiving encouragement, hospitality and friendship. When Pilgrims Hospice Society announced their plans to build a…

Sorrentino’s Leverages Hospitality Know-how for Good

  It may be understated to say that GARLIC STOMP, presented by Mosaic Home Services, as the highlight event of Sorrentino’s Garlic Fest, presented by Qualico, was a MEMORABLE evening. On April 25, 2019,  over 600 of Edmonton’s business and community leaders gathered at the Edmonton Expo Centre for an evening of Sorrentino’s exceptional hospitality. Festivities included…

Sorrentinos Garlic Fest Begins

What an exciting kick off to Sorrentinos Garlic Fest presented by QUALICO on Sunday, March 31 at Buco in Epcor Tower. A full house was treated to a taste of the Garlic Fest menu and introduction to our Home For Hospice campaign to build the Roozen Family Hospice Centre.     CHECK OUT GARLIC FESTIVAL…

Campaign Launch

News Release: “When asked most people will say when it’s their time they would prefer to die at home. But reality is almost 60% of Canadian deaths happen in hospital. Pilgrims Hospice Society has determined that the time is now to give Edmontonians specialized end-of-life care in a setting with all the comforts of home.…