"Committed to Caring...One Patient at a Time."


Auxiliary Volunteers

The Benson Hospital Auxiliary members greet patients and visitors as they enter the hospital. The Auxiliary purpose is to assist the hospital through in-kind donations of time and effort. Each volunteer is unique. They offer Auxiliary Memberstheir services for many reason, but have one things in common- a willingness to give of themselves to help those in need.

Gift Shop

The Auxiliary runs the gift shop for the hospital. The gift shop has a variety of beautiful gifts for all to purchase. Proceeds from the gift sales and bake sales provide new
equipment and other amenities for the hospital.

Accomplishments of the Auxiliary

  • Provided all necessary funding to completely redecorate seven patient rooms.
  • Donations for redecorating other areas in hospital and providing equipment
  • Donations toward the remolding of Nurses’ Station and Dining Room
  • Significant financial donation to Benson Hospital Library
  • Provide a steady supply of stuffed animals and pillows to the Emergency Room to helpPics 4 Aux. flyer 001 (2) edited make the ER an easier place for children.

Auxiliary Membership

Due to the nomadic nature of our members, the Auxiliary is active October through May. Meetings a
re the first Monday of each month at 1:30 pm in the hospital training room. Annual dues are $5.00. For more information on membership contact Julie- (620)544-9461.