Share our friendship and activities
The availability of excellent health care is critical to the success and growth of our community. The Mecosta County Medical Center Auxiliary is dedicated to helping
provide resources to support the Medical Center’s mission of "advanced care with a personal touch."
We cordially invite you to share this
important responsibility at our Medical Center. As a member of the Auxiliary, you may choose from a variety of opportunities to volunteer your time and talents.
The MCMC Auxiliary warmly welcomes new members:
Annual dues: $10
Please call the Gift Shop at (231) 592-4216
Or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|For over 50 years, the
Auxiliary has hosted its
Annual Ice Cream Social, a community-wide celebration of summer fun held each June. Event proceeds provide scholarships for Mecosta County
students pursuing health careers. ||
|If you enjoy books, you will have a great time
volunteering at our annual Spring and Fall Book Fairs. Volunteers assist in the sales of an extensive selection of books, games, puzzles and gift items with
proceeds supporting Medical Center needs.|
|A long-standing tradition of the Auxiliary, the Annual Christmas Open House heralds the beginning of the holiday season for
Medical Center employees and community
residents. This Christmas extravaganza has something for everyone with holiday
trimmings and gift items that will help you please everyone on your list.||
|The Medical Center Gift Shop is managed and staffed by Auxiliary volunteers. Proceeds from Gift Shop sales purchase equipment for the Medical Center. The Shop is open weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and weekends from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., making this volunteer opportunity
something that fits everyone’s schedule. Please call the Gift Shop at (231)592-4216 to learn more about how you can help.
|In addition to volunteer opportunities, the
Auxiliary also offers its members enjoyable social events. Each October, the Medical Center hosts the Auxiliary Appreciation Dinner to thank members for their efforts. Medical Center leadership provides an update on current activities and expresses
appreciation for the contributions of the Auxiliary. The Auxiliary Spring Luncheon provides members time to get together for
pleasant and relaxed celebration of the past year’s accomplishments with drawings for gifts.
Announcement of the winners of the annual Men’s and Women’s Bridge Marathon takes place at this event.
Auxiliary Executive Board:
Michele Christner, President
Sue Boitos, Past President, Membership Chair
Nancy Nowicki, VP, Correspondence Secretary
Barbara Lindland, Recording Secretary
Lolly Nicol, Treasurer
Karin McKean, Board Member
Cathy Woolen, Board Member and Book Fair Chair
Nancy Baldwin, MCMC Foundation
Susan Wheatlake, Wheatlake Center
Medical Center Gift Shop Staff:
Dorothy Letavish, Manager
Debra Jacks, Manager and Communications Chair
Nancy Nowicki,Jewelry Manager
Bobbi Nista, Treasurer
Mary Greene, Associate Treasurer
Lolly Nicol, Associate Treasurer
Please join us!
Membership in the MCMC Auxiliary gives
volunteers an inside look at our
community’s healthcare system and offers the opportunity to strengthen and
The sense of belonging, the friendships and the joy of making a significant
contribution to our community are all benefits of membership in the MCMC Auxiliary. Please join us as we move
MCMC Auxiliary Health Care Career Scholarships at
Ferris State University
The Auxiliary of Mecosta County Medical Center is pleased to announce the availability of its $2,000.00 scholarships for students enrolled in the Ferris State University College of Allied Health Sciences. To be considered for this scholarship, students must:
• Submit an application in January for the following academic year
• Be accepted and enrolled in the FSU College of Allied Health Sciences
• Reside in the Mecosta-Osceola Intermediate School District
• Hold a minimum 3.0 GPA a the time of application
• If apply as a freshman, high school GPA must be provided through
• Demonstrate financial need as determined by FSU’s Office of Scholarships and
• Scholarship awards are made in the last spring
Click here to download an application. Applications are also available in the MCMC Foundation Office or the MCMC Gift Shop.
Questions? Contact Debra Jacks at 592.4327 or email@example.com.