McKenzie Health System (MHS) Auxiliary members recently donated $16,000 to McKenzie Health System. The funds will be used to renovate the hospital dining room, which is utilized by guests of patients, staff, and community members.
“The Auxiliary is a very important extension of MHS that represents the local community and invests in the local community through donations like this,” said Steve Barnett, President and CEO of MHS. “We are very appreciative of all of the hard work this group of volunteers puts into helping us attain our goal of exceptional healthcare.”
“It truly is the generosity of our volunteers, sponsors, MHS employees, and community members that made this donation possible,” added Becky Cambridge, Auxiliary President.
On June 7, the 13th Annual McKenzie Health System Auxiliary Golf Scramble was held at Woodland Hills, which raised a large portion of this donation. Throughout the year, the Auxiliary will continue to raise money to accomplish their goal of the dining room renovation. Please keep in mind these other opportunities to be a part of this mission:
- Fall into the Holiday Spirit Event – November 9, 2018 at Benchwarmers – this event features a silent auction of fall and holiday décor, along with festive holiday drinks and snacks
- Annual Jewelry Sale – December 7, 2018 located in the Hospital Outpatient Lobby from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Founded in 1967, the MHS Auxiliary is comprised of individuals that volunteer thousands of hours. Members donate their time and talents for the benefit of the hospital, working in the gift shop, providing support at community events and coordinating fundraising opportunities. For more information about volunteering, contact Nina Barnett in Community Relations at 810-648-6127 or firstname.lastname@example.org.