OSWEGO, NY – Members of the Oswego Hospital Auxiliary have generously donated $50,000 toward local healthcare needs.
Each May, as Oswego Health celebrates May as healthcare month, members of the auxiliary make a large donation to the health system, which ensures that exceptional healthcare programs and services will remain available locally.
The auxiliary raised the donated funds from their annual fall bazaar and various other fundraisers, as well as the sales from the Oswego Hospital snack bar and the Fulton Medical Center’s 510 Café.
Seated from the left: Oswego Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Valerie Favata; Oswego Hospital Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Allison A.N. Duggan, MD; Auxiliary President Julia Burns; and Auxiliary Secretary MaryLou Kritzman.
Standing from left are Auxiliary Treasurer Mary Borte, along with Auxiliary members Terri Smith, Mary Margaret Restuccio, Barbara Handley-Place, Linda McQueen, Marion Duplessis, Sheila Gurdziel, Mary Roman and Oswego Health Director of Volunteers and Auxiliary Sarah Weigelt.
The auxiliary always welcomes new members.
Community members interested in joining the auxiliary should call Weigelt at 349-5788.