Kootenay Lake auxiliary names new executive

The Kootenay Lake Healthcare Auxiliary recently installed their officers.

The Kootenay Lake Healthcare Auxiliary recently installed their officers. Pictured are the incoming executive: president Marla Olson, second vice-president Linda Dumesnil, secretary June Spearman, treasurer Anne Secord, vice-treasurer Hilkka Vesterback, and past president Ruth Hufty.

The Nelson auxiliary has over 70 members who volunteer approximately 15,000 hours per year. Over the years, the auxiliary has raised over $600,000 for the purchase of hospital equipment. The auxiliary meets in the Kootenay Lake Hospital boardroom, fourth Floor, at 1:30 p.m. on the second Friday of each month. New members are always welcome.

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