Twin Cities Junior Volunteers awarded $17k in scholarships
–Twin Cities Community Hospital offers volunteer opportunities to local high school students who are looking to gain real-life experience in a hospital setting, and for those who want to make a difference in people’s lives. At a recent ceremony, eight junior volunteers at Twin Cities received scholarships that totaled $17,000, which will go towards their college education:
· Alyssa Scott
· Anthony Garcia
· Dyvat Ranat
· Ethan Todd
· Kayla Terry
· Mattie Lindsey
· Melanie Harris
· Sarah Farrar
Funds for the junior volunteer scholarship program at Twin Cities come from profits earned in the volunteer-run hospital gift shop and other fundraisers. The junior volunteer program requires students maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 and volunteer a minimum of 120 hours at the hospital.
Volunteers at Twin Cities Community Hospital are a vital part of the hospital, providing a great resource for patients, families, visitors and employees.