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Michigan HealthCare Volunteer Resource Professionals
March/April/May 2013
MHVRP Newsletter
In This Issue
Spring Education Conference
MHVRP 2014
Annual Report of Hours and Volunteers

Spring Education Conference:


Mark your calendars for our upcoming 2013 Spring Conference at Boyne Mountain. The dates are Wednesday, May 15 - Friday, May 17. Our keynote speaker is Doug Della Pietra, discussing Patient and Family-Centered Care. Rooms are competitively priced at $78 and $112, and are available for booking now with the following link or through the attached registration form:




 MHVRP 2014!


We look forward to another exciting year with MHVRP in 2013 through 2014! All current members will receive a notice for their annual membership dues at the Spring Conference. These dues are for your membership from June 1, 2013, through May 31, 2014. Make sure to have the membership and conference fees included in your budget for next year. You are not going to want to miss out on all the great opportunities! Look forward to seeing everyone at the Spring Conference!


Annual Report of Hours and Volunteers


It is that time of year when we need to report the number of volunteers, hours, and money raised in 2012.   Please indicate the following for your 2012 statistics: 

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Hospital
  • City
  • # of hours non-auxiliary
  • # of hours auxiliary
  • # of volunteers non-auxiliary
  • # of volunteers auxiliary
  • Money raised

Save this information in a new document as MHVRP_Report_2012_(LASTNAME) and email it back to Linda Smith at lsmith26@hfhs.org.  As information is received, data will be added to a master form.  Once everyone has responded, it will be posted on our website and forwarded to MHA.  If you have any questions, please contact Linda.

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Welcome, New Members

Christopher Hunt

Medical Librarian & Volunteer Services Coordinator

Garden City Hospital

6245 Inkster Road

Garden City, MI 48135

Phone: 734-458-4311


Precia Garland

Director, Mercy Hospital Foundation & Volunteer Services

Mercy Cadillac  Hospital

400 Hobart Street

Cadillac, MI 49601

Phone: 231-876-7522



Betsy Schulte

Director of Volunteer Services

Beaumont Health System

 468 Cadieux

Grosse Point City, MI 48230

Phone: 313-473-1089



Laurie Tissue

Development Coordinator
Spectrum Health

United and Kelsey Hospitals

615 S. Bower Street

Greenville, MI 48838

Phone: 616-225-6328

2012 - 2013





Education Chair


 Education Co-Chair 

Rachel Selgo
Membership Chair


Carol Bridges 
Professional Development
Newsletter Chair


Penny Brown

Community Resources

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