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January 25, 2011

Methodist Volunteers In Partnership Recognize 2010 Honorees

Congratulations to the 2010 Honorees for the Methodist Volunteers In Partnership who were recently recognized at the VIP’s Annual Meeting on Tuesday, January 18.

Volunteen Senior Scholarships

Claire Jackson
Sarah Jackson
Kyle Mcacy
Jeff Story
Carly Wollman


Women’s Hospital service recognition
Jacquelyn Johnson

Gallery of Service

20-Year

  • Frank Boren - 3,200 hours in Patient Education and Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Peggy Serafini - Nearly 2,000 hours in Methodist Hospital Gift Shop

30-Year

  • Jacque Babcock - Over 4,000 hours in mobile mart cart
40-Year

  • Betty Gerner - 3,200 hours in Patient Education and Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Peggy Serafini - Nearly 2,000 hours in Methodist Hospital Gift Shop
30-Year

  • Jacque Babcock - Over 4,000 hours in mobile mart cart
40-Year

  • Betty Gerner - Nearly 5,000 hours in the Methodist Hospital Gift Shop
  • Jennie Jacobs - 13,000 hours in the Methodist Hospital Gift Shop and Surgery Waiting Lounge

Special Service Award

Gift Shop Buyers

  • Given to a VIP or a VIP group who goes the extra mile and takes on new challenges.
  • The buyers are dedicated group of volunteers who purchase, price, and display merchandise for the Methodist Hospital Gift Shop and, this year, eagerly and willingly expanded their role to develop the plan for he new Women’s Hospital Gift Shop.  

Friend of the VIP Award

Laura Brock, Service Executive, Pathology Center
Julie Richards, Director, Medical Technology Program
Dr. Tom Williams, Medical Director, Pathology Center

  • Given for outstanding contribution to the VIP Board and VIP events during the year.
  • They went over and above to support the VIP in their presentation of the Diagnosis Dinner fundraiser.

Friend of the Board Award

Sandra Passer

  • Given for outstanding service and support of the VIP Board of Directors.

Goodwill Award

Brad Hansen, Vice President, Methodist Hospital

  • Given to someone who has exemplified friendliness, kindness, encouragement, and counsel.

Edith Clark Spirit of Volunteering Award

Gwen Laughlin

  • Gwen volunteers at the Information Desk at NMH and as a cuddler at WH.  Special projects: opening of WH, facilitating other volunteers at city-wide disaster drill, and providing election ballots to patients.

Maureen Mahoney

  • Maureen volunteers at the Information Desk at WH (and used to volunteer at the WH Surgery Waiting desk). Special projects: bake sale chairman at WH, providing election ballots to patients, and filling in at MH surgery waiting desk.
  • Recognizes outstanding commitment, dependable, someone who exemplifies the spirit of volunteering

Honorary Lifetime VIP Award

Melodee Thompson

  • Given to a VIP who has shown a history of service and dedication to the VIP.

Mrs. Wade Martin Award

Carmen Hahn

  • Named after the 1st VIP president - this is an award for leadership and service.

 

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