The Flower Hut teams up with Hospital Auxiliary to bring bouquets to FSJ Hospital

Must Read

RCMP looking for Susanne Rotmeyer

UPDATE: The Fort St. John RCMP have announced Susanne Rotmeyer was located on September 27th. FORT ST. JOHN,...

Wilkinson aims to be B.C. premier after cabinet role, working as doctor and lawyer

VANCOUVER — Former cabinet colleague Bill Bennett warns anyone verbally sparring with B.C. Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson to be...

A QuickSketch of British Columbia Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson

A sketch of Andrew Wilkinson, leader of British Columbia's Liberal party:  Age: 63.   Family: Married to Barbara Grantham. They have...

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — A local florist has partnered with the Fort St. John Hospital Auxiliary to give visitors of the new Fort St. John Hospital the ability to purchase flowers on site for the first time.

The owner of The Flower Hut, Marla Belziuk, said that her and Hospital Auxiliary President Rosemary Landry had been discussing getting a flower cooler installed inside the Hospital for close to two years. Landry said that initially, the Hospital Auxiliary weren’t able a cooler that Belziuk had, as the unit was too large to be installed inside the building.

However, Belziuk recently bought a new cooler that met the dimensional requirements of the Hospital, and the new unit was installed outside the Hospital Auxiliary’s gift shop last week. According to Belziuk, the partnership will see The Flower Hut’s flowers sold out of the gift shop, with a percentage of the proceeds being donated to the Hospital Auxiliary.

- Advertisement -

Landry said that the new arrangement is a win-win, and that the ability for hospital visitors to buy flowers on site has been a big hit so far. This is the first instance that flowers have been able to be bought at the Fort St. John Hospital since the new building opened in June of 2012.

- Advertisement -

Community Interviews with Moose FM


Subscribe to our newsletter

Get the latest news delivered to your mailbox every morning.

More Articles Like This