Mainland Sand and Gravel Ltd. gives back to RCH


From left to right: Vice-president Brent Carlson, CEO Laurie Carlson, and President Ted Carlson of Mainland Sand & Gravel Ltd. present a cheque for $15,000 to Adrienne Bakker (second from right) President and CEO, Royal Columbian Hospital (RCH) Foundation. Mainland Sand & Gravel Ltd. was a Presenting Sponsor of the Foundation’s SHINE Gala. The Gala raised $280,000 that will go towards the work of the Foundation in helping RCH care for seriously ill and injured patients from across British Columbia.

RCH has one of the busiest emergency rooms in B.C., with an average of 66,000 visits per year, and is also home to one of the busiest cardiac intervention units in B.C., with over 5,100 heart catheterizations performed each year.