Who We Are
THE BELMOND MEDICAL CENTER AUXILIARY
The Belmond Medical Center Auxiliary meets the second Monday of
each month at 9:30 a.m. in the hospital conference room. Membership
is open to any person interested in promoting and improving the
services of the Belmond Medical Center through contributions of
time, talents and money.
Officers for the BMC Auxiliary are:
President - Linda Walrod
Vice President - Sharon Modderman
Advisor - Joan Mize
Secretary - Joan Mize
Treasurer - Sharion Hinman
Social Chair - Joan Janssen
Memorial Chair - Wilma Friesleben
Membership Co-Chairs - Shirley Watermiller
Communicatins Chair - Wilma Aldrich
Volunteer Coordinator - Doris Gabrielson and
Card Marathon Coordinator / Member at Large -
Our Auxiliary helps with many activities for BMC such as: Open
House, serve as receptionist for outpatient clinics, helping with
successful blood drives, Bridge and 500 Marathons, & soup luncheons.
Some of the following items have been purchased by the Auxiliary:
Stryker big-wheel table for use in the E.R.
5 exam tables for use in the clinic
2 vacuum cleaners
2 ophthalma scopes
DCA-2000 machine in lab to do glycohemoglobins
10 patient room telephones
Loveseat and recliner for the family lounge area
Vertical blinds for windows throughout the hospital
X-ray copy machine
The Auxiliary's generous contributions have helped with improvements
to BMC's such as interior renovation of the Laboratory.
The Auxiliary generates funds from membership dues, but also raise
money through special events and other various projects such as:
salad-card luncheons, bakeless bake sales.
The Auxiliary also has fund raisers to provide scholarships for
those individuals interested in entering the healthcare field.