Goal reached!

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Benjamin’s Gift of Music has officially made its goal to raise $80,000 toward a music therapy program at the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital! The hospital is set to open later this year in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. You made this possible! Thank you to everyone who helped! A big thanks to all the wonderful people who organized […]

Feel warm inside and out!

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Family friend Debi made this beautiful quilt and donated it to Benjamin’s Gift of Music. Debi, you’re so very generous, and we’re so very thankful to you! Make it yours through this online silent auction If you’d like to own this beautiful thing, and help a great cause, here’s your chance. We’re auctioning it off […]

Thanks Kayla!

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It was Paint Nite in Saskatoon on Monday – hosted and organized by my beautiful niece, Kayla.┬áThree dozen of us got together on a winter’s night to learn how to paint a beautiful winter scene. Kayla is Benjamin’s cousin. Despite quite an age difference (she was 12 years older than him) and quite a distance […]


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About a week ago, my family and friends began using social media to spread the word about Benjamin’s Gift of Music. As of this writing, the site has been shared 513 times. This is entirely grassroots – no corporation, no social media guru, even the Children’s Hospital Foundation has not done anything active to spread […]