Terry Spartz and her daughters Kara and Nicole delivered 24 beautiful, handmade quilts and other items that were made and generously given to the Winona Health Foundation by the Winona Area Quilters’ Guild. The quilts will find happy homes with families welcoming the Winona area’s newest residents in the Winona Health Family Birth Center. [...]
Winona Health Hospice Services is offering training for community members interested in becoming hospice volunteers. Winona Health Hospice provides care to individuals and families within a 25-mile radius of Winona no matter where they receive healthcare services. Hospice staff and volunteers provide respite care and emotional and spiritual support to individuals living with a terminal [...]
Winona Daily News writer Tesla Mitchell interviewed Winona Health Volunteers Gloria Siewert and Carol Byrne to share the story of the Volunteers Knitted Knockers project. Read the story here. If you have questions about knitted knockers or about volunteering at Winona Health, call 507.474.3328 or learn more here.
Winona Health Facilities staff will observe No-Shave November to raise funds for co-workers experiencing personal difficulties. Winona Health Facilities staff relishing No-Shave November If you have pogonophobia—a fear of beards—you might need to avoid the Winona Health Facilities staff next month. They’ve decided to raise money for Winona Health’s Employee Relief Fund and [...]
Winona Health Chaplain Services celebrated Spiritual Care week on Oct 17- Oct 21 by recognizing their volunteers, along with raising the awareness and thoughts of spiritual resilience of staff, family, patients, residents, volunteers and visitors who would take a moment to reflect on “self” and think about their own source of resilience. On Wednesday Oct [...]
This year, the Winona Health Foundation’s Ben & Adith Miller Classic raised a record $210,000 for the Ben & Adith Miller Patient Care Fund, a charitable fund for individuals and families using healthcare services at Winona Health. The event was held August 8 at Cedar Valley Golf Course and included an 18-hole Main Event and [...]
Winona Health Volunteer officers in their new uniforms with their new retired pink smock are (l-r): Sue Anderson, secretary; Irene Mulyck, treasurer; Bernadette Thicke, vice president; Barb Pozanc, assistant treasurer; and Kim Schwab, president. On Leap Day, Monday, February 29, 2016, the Winona Health Auxiliary celebrated their long history and took a [...]
Three scholarships are offered to the Winona community through the Winona Health Foundation and the Winona Health Auxiliary. Applications are now being accepted. Winona Health Foundation’s Phyllis McClenathan scholarship The Winona Health Foundation’s Phyllis McClenathan scholarship is a $1,000 award available to an individual who is in the final one or two semesters in completing [...]