McLeod celebrates longtime volunteers
by Manning Live | May 3, 2018 5:54 pm
Last Updated: May 10, 2018 at 5:06 pm
McLeod Health Clarendon celebrated “the very special volunteers who donate their time and talents to make a difference,” according to a release from the hospital.
The luncheon was held in honor of National Volunteer Week.
“In 2017, these dedicated volunteers together contributed 5,459 hours of their time to McLeod Health Clarendon,” said Volunteer Services Coordinator Stacy Mosier. “The Volunteer Services Department consists of more than 19 men and women who work in almost every facet of the organization, including the information desk, transportation, outpatient rehab, surgical waiting areas, radiology, clerical duties, conducting daily patient rounds and much more.”
Mayor Julia Nelson spoke to those in attendance about the importance of volunteering and serving others.
“We are very fortunate to have so many caring individuals from Manning and the surrounding areas who give so much back to the community through their volunteer efforts,” said Nelson. “I personally thank you for all they do,” said Mayor Julia Nelson.
Volunteers have always played an important role in helping McLeod Health Clarendon deliver quality care to its patients.
“There is som”ething very special and unique about each and every one of our volunteers,” said Mosier. For all the various big jobs and small tasks, they do with their warm smiles and open hearts we thank them.”
McLeod Health Clarendon honors its volunteers annually by presenting service awards to recognize their special efforts years of service. Volunteers recognized included:
Mary Alice Ipock