Mission & Executive Board of the Auxiliary
As the hospital's premier annual benefactor, Women & Infants' Auxiliary is dedicated to supporting the hospital's mission by generating funds and promoting volunteerism. It's something we have been doing for more than a century.
How do we raise funds? By providing a variety of services, including
We also hosted several gala social events, including the biennial Storybook Ball.
Revenues generated through these programs and events allow the Auxiliary to make substantial contributions toward hospital programs and the purchase of equipment and furnishings.
We have spearheaded major facility improvements:
- a solarium
- laundry machinery
- new floors
- a heating plant
- x-ray equipment, even a free bed
- funding the WarmLine, the hospital's toll-free telephone support system offering new parents helpful information regarding new baby and postpartum issues
- renovations of the waiting area and breastfeeding rooms in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
For information on how you can support The Auxiliary of Women & Infants Hospital, please call 401-274-1122, ext. 2029.