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A volunteer worker in a hospital.
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Aasum is part of the largest demographic of hospital volunteers in Lane County: retired men and women looking for ways to give back.
The facility at the main entrance of the Thoroton Street site, which also includes a cafe, is run by 20 helpers as part of Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust's Hospital Volunteer Service (HVS).
Community service: BetterMindsPrep founder, head peer tutor, Central DuPage Hospital volunteer
Honorees are recognized in four categories: community service programs, community outreach and/or collaboration programs, fundraising programs, and in-service hospital volunteer programs.
He is a hugely valued and admired member of the Northumbria Healthcare Hospital Volunteer Service and has been an active volunteer since 1997.
APENSIONER whose lifethreatening cancer was spotted thanks to his GP has swapped retirement to work as a hospital volunteer, to say thanks to medics.
Thursday, about two hours after the shooting, Daisy and her handler, Skip McDonald, a Eugene resident and hospital volunteer, visited the three wounded gunshot victims who were being treated at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield.
The ex-Durham and England fast bowler, who helped his country win the 2005 Ashes over Australia, cut the ribbon to officially open the Hospital Volunteer Service store at Blyth.
She was a member of the Burbank Hospital Guild and was a Hospital volunteer for thirty five years.
Her condition has also forced ex-social worker Jean, of Chelmsford, Essex, to quit her job as a hospital volunteer tealady.
Soon busty Bianca is the hit of the hair salon and a popular hospital volunteer (kids sit on her plastic lap).
Her best friend, Amelia, a do-gooder and hospital volunteer for the summer, provides a nice counterpoint to Susanna's shallow (but fun) interests.
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