Hannibal Regional Auxiliary Celebrates Their Volunteers in 2023


Since joining Hannibal Regional Auxiliary, Raymond has given over 2,800 hours in service to the Auxiliary. He volunteers his time at the reception desk, blood drives and was an instrumental part of all COVID vaccine clinics. Since joining Hannibal Regional Auxiliary, Janet has given over 4,000 hours in service and is the current Recruitment and Retention Chair of the Auxiliary. She volunteers her time at the reception desk, vendor sales, blood drives, bake sales and was also a major part of the vaccine clinics.

Other presentations during the annual Service Awards Luncheon included Honorary Memberships, which were given to Mary Frances Quinlin, Gerry Lehenbauer, Betty Anderson, Edna Church and Marilyn Tucker. Special Recognitions were presented to Judy Gooden, Mike Morris, Amy Erwin and Shirley Jean Jackson. The Auxiliary also presented an Outstanding New Member award to Jan Schaeffer.

Another very special award presented this year was the President's Call to Service Award. This prestigious recognition is only for those who have served over 4,000 hours. The 2022 recipient was Bette Durbin.

The Hannibal Regional Auxiliary was formed in 1993 to help patients, families and visitors in a variety of ways and contribute to the community. Today, with over 215 members, the Auxiliary donates approximately 25,000 hours of service each year. The Auxiliary provides service in several areas including Judy’s Boutique, James E. Cary Cancer Center, Hannibal Children’s Center, reception desks, waiting rooms and more.

Help make Hannibal Regional Auxiliary even stronger! If you like to help others, organize, create, cook, network and contribute to your community, become a part of the Auxiliary. For more information call 573-248-5272.

Pictured L to R – JD Dodd, Hannibal Regional Director of Guest & Volunteer Services; Brenda Newell, Hannibal Regional Auxiliary President; Janet & Raymond Taylor; Wendy Harrington, Hannibal Regional Foundation President & CEO.