The District One Hospital Auxilian Advocates for Health is having their annual fundraiser holiday sale.

We will get details from Auxiliary members Pat Rice and Bobbi Sumner on AM Minnesota at 9:30 a.m.

Remember if you can't tune in at that time then go to www.youtube.com/user/KDHLRadio and the watch a video of the show anytime.  The program is uploaded by mid-afternoon.

Below is information from the Auxiliary page on the District One Hospital website.

  • Auxilian Advocates for Health

    The mission of the auxiliary is to raise funds and share talents to address health needs in the Faribault community and further the mission of District One Hospital.

    The auxiliary raises funds for non-budgeted, health-related items through a variety of activities. The donation list for 2017 includes:

    Hospital donations

    • furnishings for new Emergency Department
    • device charging stations
    • reclining chairs for overnight guests
    • televisions
    • infusion chair
    • rocking chair and equipment for the Birth Center
    • scale for Surgical Services
    • pediatric gifts and toys
    • head wraps for patients receiving chemotherapy

    Community support 

    • medical prescription assistance program
    • Jan Wegner Nursing Scholarship fund for hospital nurses seeking additional nursing education
    • hardship program for patients with non-medical needs

    Membership in the auxiliary is open to any community member seeking to support the auxiliary mission and wishing to give their time. Annual membership is $20 per year. Lifetime membership is $75. Hospital, auxiliary and hospice volunteers who donate twenty or more hours within a year earn an auxiliary membership for the following year.