Auxiliary installs new hospital board

DOWNEY - The Downey Regional Medical Center Auxiliary installed its 2009-10 board of directors at a luncheon on May 27.The new board consists of Nann Goldstein, president; George Toerge, vice president; Joanna Orsel, volunteer orientation director; Claudia Graham, ways and means director; Wilma Garcia, secretary; and Ruth Rodriguez, treasurer. During the luncheon, the auxiliary also presented a donation of $48,000 to the hospital. The gift represented proceeds from the hospital gift shop and fundraisers held throughout the year. The auxiliary also awarded Volunteer Corps member scholarships to three local high school seniors: Jackie Hollada ($1,000), Parisa Mazandarani ($1,000) and Aisha Butt ($500).

********** Published: June 5, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 7