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The Hospital Auxiliary

Auxiliary QuiltThe time and talents given by adult and junior volunteers at St. Joseph's Hospital is truly amazing. On any given day, you can expect to see crafts being made, a gift shop bring operated, forms made from paper that would have been discarded; and much more!

Would you be interested in joining your family, friends and neighbors as a hospital volunteer? For more information, contact Volunteer Services at 618.526-5351 or e-mail

For more information on how to support and/or donate to the Hospital Auxiliary, please contact Volunteer Services directly. Donations processed on the Giving page of this site are made to the Hospital Foundation. Thank you.

Services provided by the Auxiliary include:
  • Bake Sales
  • Blood Drives
  • Christmas Bazaar
  • Computer support
  • Flower Delivery
  • Gift Shop (managing, staff)
  • Health Screening Programs
  • Outpatient Registration
  • Quilting projects (quilting, sales, raffles, silent auctions)
  • Recycling and cost-savings projects
  • Used Book Fair
  • Kidney Mobiles
  • Car Seat Safety Checks
  • Label Making
  • Laminating
  • Flower Arrangements Crafts
  • Chart Making
  • Audiology
  • Health Plex receptionists
  • E.D. Call backs
  • H.O.S.A. Program
  • M.D. Senior Service Program
  • Walk-a-Thon
  • 5 k runs (assistance)
  • Scholarship (Grant-In-Aid) program
  • Sewing
  • Crocheting
  • Drivers
  • Float making & Parades
  • Eucharistic Ministers
  • Honor Guards