Ashley County Medical Center Auxiliary
We are dedicated to helping people coming into the hospital in any way we can.
We provide assistance in showing people where they need to go for services,
pushing wheelchairs. We provide chemo baskets of homemade goodies every
Monday to those people having chemo.
We sponsor a Tree of Love each Fall where we ask people to donate $l.00
in honor or in memory of a loved one. We then display those names in the
lobby during the month of December. The money we collect is used for our
We provide two $l000 scholarships each year to deserving students who wish
to go into nursing.
We furnish stuffed animals to the X-ray Dept, the Lab, and the ER. This
is geared to help children who are afraid of whatever procedure they are
having and give them comfort.
We sponsor a scrub sale twice a year for the hospital employees, nursing
home workers, etc. The money we make goes to purchase needed items for
We take the juice and coffee carts around to the patients rooms and offer
magazines and games.
We sponsor the HELP program which provides safety stickers to be worn inside
bicycle helmets giving critical information to responders in the event
of a bicycle wreck.
We sponsor the WHALE program in which we supply informational items and
stickers to be placed in the rear window of automobiles carrying infants
and stickers to be placed on the infant seats giving medical or other
information in the event of an accident.
We have several Bake Sales a year for the employees and we use the proceeds
to go to our Memorial Fund.
We provide a Christmas party for the employees of the hospital each year
to show our appreciation for them.
We provide baskets of goodies to the doctors for Doctor's Week.
Each year in May, we take the money we've made that year and purchase
items needed from the Capital Needs List for the hospital.
These are some of the activities and programs offered by the Auxiliary.
If you are interested in volunteering with ACMC Auxiliary please call Marsha
Scott at 870-364-1263.