Auxiliary donates over $200,000 to Hospital of Central Connecticut
[January 27 2012] -
The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) New Britain General campus Auxiliary in December donated $200,200 to the hospital for programs that help both patients and employees.
At the hospital's annual corporators' meeting Dec. 14, 2011, Auxiliary President Annette Salina presented $200,000 toward the Auxiliary's $1 million pledge for the hospital's new cancer center. The donation includes funds raised through the Auxiliary's Chrysanthemum Ball last November, Auxiliary gift shop proceeds and anticipated proceeds from the annual golf tournament held last June.
On Dec. 22, 2011, Auxiliary President-Elect Judy Kilduff presented a check for $200 to the hospital's Caring for Colleagues Employee Crisis Fund, Inc. in honor of the hospital employees who have been helpful to the Auxiliary. The Crisis Fund supplies financial assistance to hospital employees facing undue hardships and unforeseen crises.