Auxiliary

If you’re looking for a rewarding way to give back, volunteer through the Montage Health Foundation Auxiliary.

Every day, adult, collegiate and High School Service Learning Auxiliary volunteers make a positive difference in the lives of patients, visitors, and staff. Members of the Auxiliary:

  • Enhance the healthcare experience for our patients
  • Give personal attention, comfort, and care to patients and their families
  • Greet and help visitors
  • Support daily operations, administrative, medical, and patient services

Volunteer information

Look forward to the satisfaction and enjoyment you’ll gain from helping others as an Auxiliary volunteer. Learn more about:

  • How to become a volunteer – Apply to become an volunteer
  • Volunteer opportunities – View available adult and collegiate or high school service learning volunteer opportunities
  • Information for current volunteers – Access volunteer resources, including our online volunteer portals

Become a Friend of the Auxiliary

Make a Friend of the Auxiliary donation to become a part of the Auxiliary without the time commitment of volunteering.

Auxiliary history

Founded in 1955 by eight community-minded women, the Auxiliary has grown to include more than 250 volunteers. Since its inception, volunteers have donated more than 4 million hours of service.

Mission statement

The mission of the Auxiliary is to enhance, through volunteer efforts, the quality of service given for the comfort, care, and well-being of patients and the related needs of their families, visitors, staff, and the community at large.

Board of directors

  • President: Linda Murillo
  • Vice President of Membership: Susan Murphy
  • Vice President of Auxiliary Services: Kim Forsberg
  • Treasurer: Hope Cutino
  • Secretary: Marilyn Bachik
  • Nominating Director: Michael Adamson
  • Education Training Director: Neil Poling
  • High School Service Learning Director: Luke Dilger
  • Program Director: Mary Woolwine
  • Public Information Director: Stephen Lee
  • Past President/Parliamentarian: Diana Busman

Volunteer your time

Apply online to become a volunteer. After you apply, we’ll contact you to set up a one-on-one meeting. For more information, contact the Volunteer Services office at (831) 625-4555.

Apply online

Upcoming Events

  • Nov
    29
    Tuesday
    12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
    Led by a dietitian, we'll review the definition, causes, and strategies to control mindless eating and promote a more mindful and healthful lifestyle.
  • Nov
    29
    Tuesday
    4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    In this online workshop you will learn how to plan for and talk about what you want when it comes to serious illness and end-of-life care. Taking these steps now will reduce stress later.
  • Dec
    1
    Thursday
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Physical activity doesn’t need to be hard. Walking boosts physical health, mental well-being, and can help manage serious health conditions.
  • Dec
    1
    Thursday
    3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
    For organizations enrolled in the Tyler Heart Institute AED Program. Learn what an AED is, when it should be used, who can use it, and how to use it.
  • Dec
    5
    Monday
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Join this in-person workshop on planning for and talking about what we want when it comes to serious illness and end-of-life care. Taking these steps now will reduce stress later, and allow your choices to be honored.
  • Dec
    6
    Tuesday
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Surgeons Mark Vierra and Steven S. Chang have helped thousands of people get on a path to weight loss and better health through weight-loss surgery.
  • Dec
    12
    Monday
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Join these interactive meetings to share your experiences and concerns about living with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes, facilitated by our registered nurse and dietitian diabetes educators. Learn from your peers and diabetes experts in this welcoming and supportive environment.
  • Dec
    12
    Monday
    4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    In this online workshop you will learn how to plan for and talk about what you want when it comes to serious illness and end-of-life care. Taking these steps now will reduce stress later.
  • Dec
    16
    Friday
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Take a virtual tour through a grocery store with a registered dietitian and learn important skills to shop smart with your nutrition goals in mind. The dietitian will provide shopping tips on seasonal items, the nutritional value of different types of foods, how to read nutrition labels, and how to identify grains with health benefits.
  • Dec
    20
    Tuesday
    11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
    Learn more about fad diets and the research behind what works to promote healthy, long-lasting weight management.