Volunteer Services

For more information, call Mary Drey, Volunteer Coordinator, at 712.213.8619.

I have always thought that one of the prime benefits was that you became comfortable in the hospital surroundings, and got to know the people there. Come the time you had to be there to USE the hospital, you were more comfortable and less afraid of the institution because it was familiar!

Our Volunteers

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center volunteers can be found throughout the hospital and community performing a variety of duties.

Volunteers are trained yearly and are required to fulfill confidentiality and health requirements prior to becoming a part of our team.

Coffee Shop / Café Latte

Volunteers serve one morning. Shifts are 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Monday through Friday.

Gift Shop

Volunteers usually work one morning or afternoon shift per month. 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Information Desk

Volunteers greet patients and visitors and they direct them to appropriate areas. One half day, once per month. 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Seasonal Decorating

Volunteers set up and take down Christmas decorations throughout the hospital. Meet two times during Christmas season.

Jewelry Fair and other Auxiliary Fundraisers

Officer/Auxiliary Board

BVRMC Auxiliary

Both women and men are welcome to join in sharing their talents, their time, and their support for the betterment of the health community in our region.

Events and News

LifeServe Blood Drive
  • LifeServe Blood Drive

    Walk-In donations are not accepted at this time/Photo I.D. Required Schedule your appointment online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903 Location: St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1614 W. 5th Street, Storm Lake, IA, Enter & Register at the EAST Entrance
    Wednesday, June 3, 2020
    12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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  • "Hello Baby" (Sibling Class)

    Being a big sister or brother is a ‘Big Deal’ at BVRMC. Children 3-10 years of age, who are waiting for the arrival of a new baby, can join us to pick out a small gift for the baby, hear a story, learn about babies and have their picture taken.  
    Tuesday, July 7, 2020
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

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