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Published on March 24, 2011

Auxiliary seeks new members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Brenda Moore (831) 625-4544

Communication and Marketing: (831) 625-4505

MONTEREY, Calif. — The Auxiliary, a volunteer group founded at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula 56 years ago, is seeking new members.

Auxiliary members provide thousands of hours of volunteer service to patients and visitors every year, in areas including the Breast Care Center, Blood Center, information desk, and Fountain Court Cafe. Membership is open to adults and to college and high school students.

Orientation sessions for prospective adult and collegiate volunteers are scheduled from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 28 in the Auxiliary Lounge at Community Hospital, 23625 Holman Highway. For information about joining, please call (831) 625-4555 or go online at www.chompauxiliary.org.

 

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ABOUT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, established in 1934, has grown and evolved in direct response to the changing healthcare needs of the people it serves. It is a nonprofit healthcare provider with 205 staffed acute-care hospital beds and 28 skilled-nursing beds, delivering a continuum of care from birth to end of life, and every stage in between. It serves the Monterey Peninsula and surrounding communities through locations including the main hospital, outpatient facilities, satellite laboratories, a mental health clinic, a short-term skilled nursing facility, Hospice of the Central Coast, and business offices. Find more information about Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula at http://www.chomp.org/