Mercy Hospital Auxiliary will host a BooksSM are Fun Book Fair on Monday, June 22 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Tuesday, June 23 from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Mercy Hospital McAuley Conference Center.
The two-day fundraising event will feature hundreds of books for all ages at exceptional savings. Soft back, hard back and even coffee table books are available for purchase. Also for sale are stationary, music, home décor and items for the kitchen. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted. For Mercy co-workers, payroll deduction is available.
The Mercy Hospital Auxiliary is a volunteer organization that raises money to benefit the hospital and provide scholarships for students.
Over the past 10 years, Mercy Auxiliary has donated nearly $750,000 to Mercy Hospital for state-of-the-art equipment, supplies and upgrading of services for the patients’ benefit through vending machine sales, proceeds of sales in the Mercy Market Place gift shop, and other specialty sales. Collectively, auxiliary member’s volunteer the equivalent of almost 7 full-time co-workers in hours of service each year to the hospital.
Most recently, the organization donated a combined total of $30,000 to various departments throughout Mercy Hospital for equipment purchases or upgrades to equipment.