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MHS Volunteer Corps Annual Meeting


Members of the Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps are pictured at the annual recognition luncheon. The theme of the meeting was “Celebrating 25 Years.” In 2017, through August, the volunteers donated a total of 5,293.25 hours to MHS.

 

The Memorial Health System (MHS) Volunteer Corps’ Annual Meeting was held on November 9 at the First Presbyterian Church in Abilene. Speakers at the event included emcee Doris Chaput, 2017 MHS Volunteer Corps President; Tony Geiger, MHS Board of Directors member; and Harold Courtois, Memorial Health System CEO.

The theme for the meeting was “Celebrating 25 Years.”  The meal was catered by Memorial Hospital’s Food and Nutritional Services Department. The meal was served by MHS Department Managers.

According to MHS Director of Volunteer Services Michelle McClanahan, MHS volunteers donated a total of 5,293.25 hours in 2017, through the month of August. The value of that volunteer time in Kansas is equivalent to $117,192.56. Since the inception of the Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps in 1992, total volunteer hours is 162,217.75. The MHS Volunteer Corps is comprised of 55 active members.

There are many volunteering opportunities available within Memorial Health System. To learn more, contact Michelle at (785) 263-6692.

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