Hutcheson Volunteer Services

HutchAux1Hutcheson volunteers, known as the Auxiliary is a group of dedicated volunteers who serve the hospital system through volunteer services and fundraising efforts. The Auxiliary is one of the largest and most active in the region. Some of the volunteer services they provide include patient transports, servicing the information desk at the main lobby information desk, ICU family waiting room, delivering flowers and mail to patients and courtesy shuttle transports. There are additional volunteer opportunities at Hutcheson on the Parkway campus, including the Fuller Cancer Center and Battlefield Auxiliary Breast Center.

All of our volunteers complete annual Joint Commission education classes, receive performance evaluations, and are required to complete orientations and confidentiality agreements during the application for membership process.

 

Fast Auxiliary Facts

  • Dedicate over 36,000 volunteer service hours per year
  • Dedicate themselves through community outreach for Hutcheson
  • Fundraise for new technology and patient services throughout the year
  • Provide volunteer services and fundraising efforts totaling over $736,000 annually

 

Fundraising Projects

All profits from Auxiliary fundraisers go to support patient-related services at Hutcheson Medical Center.  Fundraisers include:

  • Hutch Gift Shop – a premier gift shop owned and operated by the volunteer Auxiliary. The Hutch boasts a large variety of gifts including baby items, home décor, seasonal items, stationery, jewelry, candy and much more to provide customers convenient and affordable shopping for birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, get-well gifts, new baby gifts and other occasions. The Hutch Gift Shop is open daily and is located in the main lobby of the medical center. For more information about The Hutch Gift Shop please call (706) 858-2360.
  • Holiday Open House
  • Jewelry Sales
  • Book Fairs
  • $5.00 Fashion Jewelry Sales
  • Raffles
  • Uniform Sales
  • Cookbook Sales

 

How Do I Become a Volunteer?

The process is easy. To become a Hutcheson Auxiliary Member, you will need to complete an application for membership. You will be subject to all employee requirements, some of which includes physician’s signatures, confidentiality agreements, background checks, and proof of immunization.

You may get a membership application by calling us or downloading the application below.

 

Contact Us/Forms:

Hutcheson Volunteer Services

Chareen Humble

100 Gross Crescent Circle

Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742

(706) 858-2134

Auxiliary Application