Mission Statement:

The Magruder Hospital Auxiliary will provide leadership and service to our community, our members, and our hospital.

We will promote opportunities for our members to encourage self growth, fulfillment and commitment.

We will continue to support Magruder Hospital in its mission of Improving Lives Together.


The Auxiliary offers board and committee chair positions to individuals willing to make a 1 or 2 year commitment to the board.

2021-2022 Auxiliary Officers:

  • President: Betsy Deer
  • Vice President: Jeannie Myers
  • Secretary: Linda Oman
  • Treasurer: Vanda Wahlers
  • Press Reporter: Loretta Faunce

2021-2022 Committees and Chairs:

  • Gift Shop: Loretta Faunce
  • Volunteer Coordinator: Cindy Reitzel
  • Ambassadors: Pam Burns
  • Membership: Rachel Fall
  • Life Membership: Nancy Caldwell
  • Fundraising: Rachel Fall
  • Outpatient Reception: Jeannie Myers
  • Main Lobby Reception: Vanda Wahlers
  • Surgical Waiting Area: Kathy Gallogly
  • Sewing: Mary Triska
  • Scholarship: Becky Quisno & Dennie Heller
  • Transport: Kathy Gallogly
  • Radiology: Kathy Gallogly
  • Emergency Room Reception: Sandy Backus


The Auxiliary is committed to providing opportunity through scholarships to local students to further their interest in healthcare professions.


The Auxiliary is dedicated to recognizing the contributions of our hard working staff and volunteers. We show our appreciation by hosting an annual Staff Appreciation Day and Volunteer Appreciation Day. The Auxiliary also assists in decorating the hospital's lobbies and waiting areas for the Christmas holiday season.


Opportunities are available throughout the hospital to use your skills to support Magruder Hospital, its staff and patients. Committee assignments range from volunteering for a morning to assisting with a fundraising event or service project, to committing to working on a year long project. Meet new people and have fun while helping your community!


Use your talents and work with friends to raise funds to sponsor projects that enhance the quality of care at Magruder Hospital. In addition to our Auxiliary Gift Shop the Auxiliary also hosts book fairs, uniform sales and other fundraisers throughout the year.

Recent Projects:

  • Surgery waiting room
  • Charging stations in the Fulton Street Cafe
  • Artwork by local artists for patient rooms
  • Seating in physician offices for patients waiting for rides

2022 Upcoming Events:

  • Auxiliary Board Meeting, Monday, February 7, 2022, Noon, Conference Room A

  • Outside the Box Shoe Sale, Wednesday, February 16, 2022, 8am-4pm, Main Lobby
  • Uniform Sale, Friday, March 16, 2022, 8am - 4pm, Main Lobby
  • Volunteer Appreciation Lunch, Friday, April 22, 2022, 11:30 am – 2:00 pm, ABC Conference Center

  • Auxiliary Board Meeting, Monday, May 2, 2022, Noon, Conference Room A

  • Volunteer Training, Thursday, June 2, 2022 , 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm, Conference Room A

  • Volunteer Training, Friday, June 3, 2022, 10am - Noon, Conference Room A

  • Auxiliary PICNIC, Friday, August 5, 2022 , 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, Lakeview Park
  • Auxiliary Board Meeting, Monday, August 1, 2022, Noon – 1:30 pm , Conference Room A

  • Jewelry Sale & Repair Event, Wednesday, August 17. 2022, 8 am – 4 pm, Thursday, August 18, 2022, 7 am – 3 pm , Main Lobby

  • Annual Fall Fundraiser Style and Trunks Show , Sunday, September 18, 2022, 1:30 – 4 pm , Port Clinton Yacht Club

  • Volunteer Training, Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 10:00 - 12:00 noon, Conference Room A

  • Volunteer Training, Thursday, September 29, 2022, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm, Conference Room A

  • Auxiliary Board Meeting, Monday, October 3, 2022, Noon, Conference Room A

  • Collective Goods Books and Gift Items, Date and Time TBD, Main Lobby

  • Gift Shop Open House, Friday, November 11, 2022 , 9 am – 6 pm, Gift Shop

  • Decorate for the Holidays & Board Meeting, Friday, December 9, 2022, 10 am – 2 pm, Board Meeting at Noon, Conference Center

  • Auxiliary Executive Board Orientation Meeting, Friday, January 6, 2023, Noon – 2:00 pm, Conference Room A

For More Information: Please contact the Auxiliary and Volunteer Director, at 419-734-3131 ext. 3256. Click the button below to complete the Auxiliary application form.

Magruder Hospital Auxiliary Application Form

Call the Volunteer Coordinator

For more information, please contact the Auxiliary and Volunteer Coordinator, at 419-734-3131 ext. 3256.