Volunteer/Scholarship Program

September 11, 2019

Newman Regional Health Volunteer Program

Newman Regional Health is grateful for the energetic individuals who make up our Volunteers. Founded in 1955, this group of men and women provides a variety of valuable services. Working beside our highly skilled hospital staff, these devoted volunteers donate their time and energy to make our patients’ stay as pleasant as possible. Their smiling faces greet visitors, all the while making everyone feel welcome.

The volunteer members help fund various programs

  • The contributions by the volunteers help raise funds for:
  • Equipment purchases
  • Facility improvement
  • Meeting support
  • Employee Comfort programs

Volunteer members provide many of the optional services for our patients’ convenience and comfort.

  • Staff our Gift Shoppe
  • Staff our Snack bar, baking goodies and making our famous Ham Salad!
  • Greet patients and visitors at our reception and information desks
  • Deliver mail and information to our staff

No matter your skillset, there is a place for you as a Newman Regional Health Volunteer member.

Current Officers:

Lynn Lang, President
Carol Reneau, Vice-President
Mary Tholen, Treasurer
Vickie Dinkel, Assistant-Treasurer
Mary McGaw, Secretary
Immediate Past President: Carolyn Hossfeld

Deborah Storrer
Volunteer Coordinator
1201 W. 12th Ave
Emporia, KS 66801


The Volunteer Scholarship Program

Scholarships are awarded to individuals who pursue an education in an area of healthcare including but not limited to, the areas of pharmacy, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, physical therapy, nursing, and applicable non-clinical healthcare fields. Learn More

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Newman Regional Health
1201 W 12th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801
Newman Medical Plaza
1301 W 12th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801