FGS Toronto Dharma Study Group

Fri, September 25 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Humanistic Living Meditation

Sat, September 26 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Online Dharma Service

Sun, September 20 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Online Dharma Service

Sun, September 27 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto
Covid-19 Emergency Fund

Given the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto set up a “COVID-19 Emergency Fund” to assist Ontario hospitals’ response to COVID-19 with the purchase of much needed medical equipment. This include items such as ventilator, ECG and vital signs monitors, ICU beds, IV pumps, hemodialysis machines, hyperthermia units and personal protective equipment (PPE), etc.  

 

Covid-19 Emergency Fund to community hospitals:

Masks Donation 

1. Donated 5,810 BFE 99.5%, KN95, surgical masks, and medical masks to Mobilizing Masks for Health Care Providers (FrontlineMasks.ca) for front line medical staff. 

2. Donated 1,300 KN95 and non-surgical masks to Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care. 

3. Donated 500 KN95 and non-surgical masks to Yee Hong Scarborough Centre. 

4. Donated 500 non-surgical masks to Canadian Volunteer Union Association for front line medical staff in hospitals and senior homes etc.

5. Distributed 2,300 masks to BLIA members who are in need. 

 

Personal Protection Equipment Donation 

1. Donation of $25,000 for Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) to the two hospitals and one heath center under the Trillium Health Partners Foundation’s system; namely, Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga Hospital, and Queensway Health Centre. 

 

Community Donation 

1. Donated $20,000 to Mississauga Food Bank. 

 

Ventilator Donation 

1. BLIA HQ donates a ventilator worth $53,000 to Scarborough Health Network Foundation. SHN is consisting of three hospitals: Centenary Hospital, Scarborough General Hospital, and Birchmount Hospital.