The Auxiliary of the Pocono Medical Center has had a long and significant association with the Pocono Health Foundation. In 1915, the Auxiliary held two annual donation days of produce and
supplies, to help what was then known as Monroe County General Hospital
get through the harsh winter months. Since then, many large-scale
fund-raising projects have benefited Pocono Medical Center. Most
recently, the Dale and Frances Hughes Cancer Center, Clementine Abeloff
Community Center, and ESSA Heart and Vascular Institute and the Neo Natal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) have been
Major annual fund-raising events include: the TV auction; the charity gala; and the poinsettia sale. Smaller projects include: the Valentine's Day sale; book and jewelry sales; a linen sale and a fashion show.
Membership is open to all members of the community. Anyone who would like to participate in our varied projects is encouraged to join. For more information about joining the Auxiliary, please call Beverly A Brown, Membership Chair, Cell (973) 464-6041.