The BRHC Auxiliary looks forward to many outstanding fund-raisers this year. Vice President Betty Sue Viterna announced special sales for the year. A $5 Jewelry Sale will be March 7 and 8, Scrub Sale April 18, Ice Cream Social June 13, Book Fair and healthy foods Oct. 23 and 24, and a Sheet Sale Nov. 14 -15.
All of these sales take place in the hospital cafeteria and the public is welcome. A used book sale was held Jan. 31 and used books are available in the hospital gift shop for $1 each.
Due to many changes in membership a new directory is being compiled and will be distributed at the Spring Luncheon.
Carol Ackerman, gift shop chair, reported a sizable increase in sales for the 2012 Christmas season. Thank you to all who shop with us.
Christine Detherage is dressing a teddy bear as an Auxiliary member to be donated to the American Cancer Society for their auction April 27.
The following members achieved milestone in December: Sherry Woodman/25 hours, Sandy Taylor/100, Joyce Grinstead/100, Shirley Alexander/400, Judy Steele/700, and Laura Heitmeyer 700 hours. Total hours worked for December was 1015.
Nominations for the Marian Tempel Award are now being taken. The outstanding Auxiliary member will be announced at the spring luncheon.
Barb Ryan announced volunteers are needed for the concern desk at out patient surgery. Anyone interested in volunteering with the Auxiliary should contact the gift shop at 827-9548.