Join POHA for ten dollars a year

Become a member of the Pacific Open Heart Association—a group of volunteer visitors focused on supporting open heart surgery patients.

Open heart surgery is an invasive procedure that impacts patients and their families.

Membership dues support:

  • The production and donation of heart pillows to patients at St. Paul’s Hospital and Vancouver General Hospital.

  • Production of newsletters for members and patients.

  • The maintenance of the POHA website and database.

  • Annual donations to cardiac hospitals.

Apply now for your POHA membership

For inquiries about membership, please contact us at

Pay membership by e-transfer

Send money securely and directly from your bank account with Interac e-transfer.

  • Log into your online or mobile banking app.
  • Select "Interac e-transfer".
  • Select your account.
  • Enter the POHA email address "" as the payee.
  • Enter the amount.
  • In the message area, please specify "Membership". 

Or pay membership online by PayPal

You do not require an existing PayPal account to pay your dues. You can use your credit card to pay your fees. Payment is fully secure and provided by a proven company in PayPal. You can pay 1 or 2 years of dues by using the appropriate option below.


To pay 1 year of membership dues ($10), please use the button below:



To pay 2 years of membership dues ($20), please use the button below: