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The auxiliary is a volunteer organization dedicated to promoting and supporting health programs
The Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is a volunteer organization dedicated to promoting and supporting health programs in Benzie County. During the past two years,  the auxiliary has donated $157,650 to the hospital's Emergency Department Enhancement Project and towards the purchase of a mobile MRI dock. Since its existence, the auxiliary has donated nearly $1 million to Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital with proceeds raised from the Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Gift Shop and annual fundraising events.


2013 Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Auxiliary
Fundraising events:


An Evening of Fun and Entertainment
Featuring “Old Friends” a Simon & Garfunkel Tribute

October 18, 2013
Crystal Mountain Convention Center
5 - 6:15 pm - Cocktail Hour and Silent Auction
7 pm - Dinner
7:30 pm - Entertainment

This year’s entertainment is “Old Friends” a Simon & Garfunkel Tribute, an upbeat 90 minute show which will take the audience back in time to that cool September night in New York City when Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel reunited for a free concert.  Nick Foresman and Jason Elsenheimer recreate this awe inspiring show with attention to every detail.  Nick and Jason’s warm blending harmonies and crisp guitar work recreate the sound, look and feel of this legendary duo in their most famous performance ever.

The cost for this exceptional evening is $60 per person.  Reservations will be due on October 11th.  For questions or to make reservations, contact Mary Kay Stemple at  or download and send in the registration form.

Please support the Auxiliary as it continues to raise funds for Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital’s new Bone Density machine.




POMHA 18th Annual Golf Benefit

May 23, 2013
Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa
The Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Auxiliary’s 18th Annual Golf Benefit was held on the Mountain Ridge Golf Course at Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa in Thompsonville. The event was a four-player scramble with a shotgun.  Players also had an opportunity to celebrate, or commiserate, their golf scores at the cash bar cocktail party and dinner immediately following the game.  For more information, please call Judy Caris at (231) 882-5866.


Annual Meeting and Spring Luncheon

June 11, 2013
Brookside Inn
11 am - Social Time
11:45 am - Business Meeting, followed by lunch and a fashion show
The theme this year was “Volunteers are a Gift from the Heart”.  The cost for this event is $25/person.  


POMHA 31st Annual Tour of Interesting Places

August 1, 2013
10 am - 4 pm
A delightful variety of homes Frankfort
This year’s Tour of Interesting Places event was entitled “Into the Woods”, and guided participants to some of the  many fascinating homes in the immediate area.  People interested in more information on The Tour of Interesting Places can call Beverly Viilo at (703)-298-9428.