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ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARY

The Hospital Auxiliary is an advisory committee that supports, enhances and promotes health care in our community through volunteering and fundraising initiatives. They help to provide much-needed necessities to the patients of the hospital, as well as to the local community.

Auxiliary members are residents of the communities served by the hospital, active and retired hospital employees and communicants of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island. Members meet 10 times per year for general membership and working group meetings.

Initiatives supported by the Auxiliary have included:

  • Back to School Drive - August
  • Adopt-a-Family Program - December
  • Toy Drive/Children’s Holiday Party – December
  • Mother/Baby Initiative – Year-round

The Hospital Auxiliary has always been there to help and assist. St John’s is thankful to past members, and strives to continue the tradition of hard work and community service into the future.

To join the Hospital Auxiliary, please click here to fill out the online application. For more information, please contact Nancy Leghart, Director of Foundation at nleghart@ehs.org or 718-869-8062

Auxiliary Initiatives 2021

Mother/Baby

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Thanks to our Hospital Auxiliary volunteers, we've collected over 4,000 diapers and 160 packs of baby wipes! In addition to:

  • Receiving Blankets
  • Nursing Pads
  • White Bibs
  • Onesies
  • Pairs of Booties
  • Wash Cloths
  • Sleep Sacks and Sleeveless Sleep Bags

With the help of our volunteers Maria and Valerie, we've packaged over 50 bags so far for the new moms in the Labor and Delivery Department.

"I was born at St. John's Episcopal Hospital" onesies and hats are also included in the baby bags.

We will be assembling the St. John's Baby Bags throughout the year! Click the link below to make a donation to continue your support: http://weblink.donorperfect.com/MotherBaby

AUXILIARY INITIATIVES 2020

Toy Drive/Children’s Holiday Party

The contactless Toy Drive, for our Children’s Holiday Toy “Grab and Go” Event was a success! We provided 300 children, ages 0-12 in the local Far Rockaway area with brand-new toys.

Thank you to all of our donors who gave to this initiative by sending in toys and cookies from our Amazon Charity and Target registries.

Below are some photos from the Children's Holiday Toy "Grab and Go."

Adopt-a-Family

Thank you to all of our donors who participated in the Adopt-a-Family program.

We are so grateful for your ongoing support in making this important program a success. Together, we made the holiday season a blessed and joyous occasion for 49 individuals and families in need. Below are some photos from the Adopt-a-Family program.

Back to School Drive

This year was our 4th annual Community & Back-to-School Wellness Event. We re-imagined this year into a safe “Grab and Go” event, and offered pediatric wellness appointments. We had a fantastic turnout, distributing 500 bags of school supplies and PPE to children in the community.

Here are some photos from the event, our sponsors who contributed to the school supply fund and a story published by The Wave.

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To Join OUR AUXILIARY

The Hospital Auxiliary has always been there to help and assist. St. John's is thankful to past members , and strives to continue the tradition of hard work and community service into the future.

To join the Hospital Auxiliary, please click here to fill out the online application. For more information, please contact Nancy Leghart, the Director of Foundation at nleghart@ehs.org or (718) 869-8062.

327 Beach 19th Street Far Rockaway, NY 11691 | TO REACH US: (718) 869-7000

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