St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital Auxiliary Commits $128,091 Towards Equipment and the Revitalization of Hospital Waiting Areas

(l-r) Patricia Rahal, Betty Simms, Barbara Fitzgerald, Lesley Derraugh, Joanne Hogan, Michele Hunt, Paul Snow, Julie Macdonald, Carmella Butland and Mary Keiley. 

The St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital Auxiliary has committed $128,091 to the Health Care Foundation towards equipment and the revitalization of hospital waiting areas at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital. The St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital Auxiliary has been active in the hospital since September 1967 as both dedicated fundraisers and volunteers. Today, the majority of their fundraising is done through the operation of the St. Clare’s gift shop, which is staffed with volunteers. They also actively volunteer within St. Clare’s and hold other fundraising initiatives such a draws and bake sales all in support of equipment and comfort items for the hospital .