First introduced in 1994, the annual Light Up a Life campaign has raised nearly $3.5 million and funded a variety of equipment for NHH over the...
Melissa Allison Community Engagement and Events Specialist (Interim)
Melissa Allison joined the Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation in July 2022 as the Interim Community Engagement and Events Specialist. She is a graduate of both Sir Sandford Fleming and Humber College and is an active member of the Rotary Club of Northumberland Sunrise.
Born and raised in the town of Port Hope, she has extensive knowledge of, and a passion for, the Northumberland community. Outside of the Foundation, Melissa is both a licensed Hair Stylist and Funeral Director and brings her versatile set of skills, her past event experience, and her warm personality to the Foundation team.
Through her role, she interacts with many members of the community, engages different groups and partners in supporting our hospital, and is essential to the execution and growth of special events at NHH Foundation, including the annual Gala, Lemon-Aid, Wine & Ale in the Park, and other community fundraisers.
In her personal life, Melissa enjoys outdoor activities such as golfing and skiing.