Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary Health Career Scholarship
The Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary offers their annual health career scholarship to residents of Winneshiek County interested in pursuing a health care profession. The applicant must be accepted into an accredited health career program to be eligible.
Applications are due Friday, March 17, 2017. Scholarships are awarded at the annual Auxiliary Spring Brunch held each April.
The purpose of the Auxiliary shall be charitable purposes; to advance the welfare of, and render service to the Winneshiek Medical Center, its governing board and administration.
Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary consists of twelve board members with a membership list totaling 250. The board meets ten times a year to plan numerous fundraisers and deem where money raised is spent. All money raised is gifted to Winneshiek Medical Center with the exception of certain funds allotted to their Health Career Scholarship fund.
There are three ways you can be a member of the Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary:
- Register as an active member by paying a $5 membership fee. By being active you agree to volunteer for one or more Auxiliary activity or event.
- Register as an inactive member by paying a $10 membership fee. We appreciate your support and will not call on you.
- Register as a life member. Write one check for $100 and be a member for life. You choose to be active or inactive.
Call Karla Bakken, Winneshiek Medical Center’s Volunteer Coordinator, at 563-387-3036 for more information.
WMC thanks Pat Wiest for 15 years
Every fall the familiar voice of Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary Board member Pat Wiest can be heard traveling through departments peddling tickets for the Auxiliary Fall Luncheon. And no-one can turn Pat down.