Halifax Health Auxiliary Donates More than $110,000 to Hospital Foundation, Installs New Officers At Annual Meeting

Halifax Health - Auxiliary recently donated more than $110,000 to the Halifax Health - Foundation.  Pictured at the check presentation are: (L-R) Halifax Health Chief Human Resources Officer Kimberly Fulcher, Halifax Health - Auxiliary Immediate Past President Liz Dusz, Halifax Health - Foundation Executive Director Joe Petrock, and Halifax Health Chief Communications Officer Ann Martorano.

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (October 3, 2018) – During its annual meeting on September 22 at the Palmetto Women’s Club in Daytona Beach, Halifax Health - Auxiliary, Inc. made a check presentation to Halifax Health - Foundation, Halifax Health Medical Center’s charitable foundation, in the amount of $110,101.01.

“We greatly appreciate Halifax Health - Auxiliary’s year-round fundraising efforts.  Their continued support allows us to supplement crucial health services for our community,” says Joe Petrock, executive director, Halifax Health - Foundation.

Also during the meeting, Halifax Health - Auxiliary officers were installed to serve a one-year term, beginning October 1, 2018.  The auxiliary’s new officers are: Cynthia Rose, president; Daphne Sapp, first vice president; James Davis, second vice president; Donna Himes, recording secretary; Tami Collins, corresponding secretary; Joan Chase, treasurer; and Mehdi Mahdvar, assistant treasurer. 

Halifax Health - Auxiliary was established in 1932.   The Auxiliary provides volunteer opportunities to support Halifax Health and its patients.  Volunteer opportunities are available for both adults and teenagers 16 years of age and older.   

For information on volunteer opportunities at Halifax Health, call 386.425.4036 or visit halifaxhealth.org/volunteering.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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