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About Us
The Auxiliary was formed in 1957 to support the mission of the hospital. The organization provides charitable financial support and volunteers serve in a variety of key roles to enhance that mission.

Since the doors opened in September of 1990, the Thrift Shop has been a significant income generator for the Auxiliary. As a resource to the community, it accepts clothing and other household items for resale. The Thrift Shop supports many charitable donations throughout the year including fundraisers and vouchers for nonprofit organizations, and those in need.

In it's 55 year history, the Auxiliary has donated nearly $5M to the hospital. The gifts have enabled the hopsital to purchase state-of-the art medical equipment, fund expansion projects, and renovate patient care areas.

Auxiliary Activities
  • Apple Butter
  • Project Bake Sales
  • Book Fair
  • Card Flights
  • Cookbooks
  • Cookouts
  • Hospital Gift Shop
  • Holiday Bazaar
  • Host/Hostess Program
  • Light a Luminary
  • Thrift Shop
  • Vendor Sales
Auxiliary Staff

Marian Embry, Director of Volunteer Services

Marian has more than 20 years of experience in Senior Living, Marketing, and Fund Development. Marian is an active member of her church body and small group bible studies group. She says that family is extremely important, and enjoy spending time with her husband, three children and five grandchildren.

Having the opportunity to serve others on a daily basis is my favorite thing about my job. Whether it be with the Emerald Pointe residents, serving with auxiliary members, or working with hospital leadership – I count it all Joy!