Taco in a Bag Fundraiser


Volunteer of the Year - 2007: Sharon Puterbaugh

- 2008: Virginia March & Illa Zink

-2010: Helen Holth

-2012: Norma Strangeland, Theresa Straley, and Angie Blonigen


YARD TOUR - 2007


YARD TOUR - 2010


Appreciation Dinner - 2008



Blood Drive - 2009

Blood Drive - 2011


Leadership awards - 2009-2011




Golf Tournament - 2011


Tree of Lights -

2011 - 2012


Volunteer Appreciation Party - 2011 - 2012





to everyone who participated in "Tablescapes" in any way.  There were mega hours invested in this awesome event.  It was a wonderful day enjoyed by everyone who attended.  Hats off to all the ladies who decorated tables and to the chairpersons and their assistants.






Volunteer Opportunities 


Volunteers are needed to escort the patients from the clinic to Acute Care for appointments with the specialists.  If you are interested in this position, please call Dorothy Fenske at 652-7194 or 652-3214.

More Volunteer Opportunities 


Courtesy Cart



"The purpose of life is not to be happy - but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all."

Leo Rosten(1908-1997) American Teacher & Humorist

Erectile Dysfunction Medications and Alcohol

The busy and stressful modern life, poor ecology and a range of other conditions stimulate the occurrence of new and worsening health conditions. According to the statistics, erectile dysfunction is one of the most widely spread disorders among men. Patients from 25 start experiencing problems gaining and maintaining erection. As a result, they experience further frustration, embarrassment and anxiety before the intercourse. Definitely, consulting a doctor does not seem to be a solution for a certain part of them, since it presupposes admitting the complications, which is “not appropriate for a man”. Thus, many people just keep experiencing the condition without any improvements. Another part of males discusses the issue with qualified doctors and gets immediate assistance.

In fact, erectile dysfunction, or impotence, is rather simple to treat. The pharmaceutical market is full of up-to-date and time-tested medications to balance the dysfunction and improve complications. Cialis is one of the most effective remedies, which promote the required muscle relaxation and stimulate an advanced blood flow to the penile area. The medication works in the vast majority of instances and promotes the necessary effect within 30-45 minutes. Nevertheless, it is inevitable to consult a qualified medical specialist and learn the details and specifications of the treatment course in order to get the necessary effect.

Purchasing Cialis online you will get the desired treatment, but you risk having no medical consultation. Viagra, Levitra and other famous impotence treatments are not approved for use if combined with alcohol. Cialis, on the other hand, is known as a “vacation pill”, which has numerous differentiating points. If taken in small doses, according to the doctor’s instructions, you have an opportunity to combine it with alcohol without any complications. Keep in mind that drinking alcoholic beverages stimulates heart functioning, and a similar effect is activated by Cialis. It means that excessive alcohol consumption can lead to overdose with its adverse reactions.

Risks and Side Effects as a Result of ED Drugs Misuse

Consult your healthcare specialist before Cialis intake. Provide the doctor with details of your current health state and other specifications of your condition. Cialis can interact with certain medical concerns and pharmaceuticals, so you need to be aware of them. Administer the drug in accordance with the prescription, and small amounts of alcohol will not decrease the effectiveness.


AUG 18

Blood Drive


CHC Large Conference room



Special Event

Details to follow.


MAY 17

HAND State Convention




Yard & Garden Tour




Leadership Award Winners


  Carrington Health Center Auxiliary is offering three Leadership Awards (Scholarships of $750.00). Student must have completed one year of college minimum and be accepted into a health occupations program. For more info or to get an application – contact Lori Solberg at 652-2057 or Dorothy Fenske at 652-7194. Deadline to apply is June 15.


Auxiliary Donations...

    Take a look at some of the Auxiliary's  donations:

- 2 pictures for CHC West (formerly Holy Family Villa)

- 5 Scholarshiips

- Painted hallways from clinic area to the chapel

- Lift chairs for acute care

- Elliptical for cardiac rehab

- TV for CHC family visitors lounge

- 1/2 of "Tree of Lights" proceeds to Mercy Hospice

- Nikon microscope for lab

- Blood draw chair for clinic

- Kerma Floor Scale for acute care

- Pictures for radiology department

- Angels for Hospice

- Gifts for Baby Wellness Checks




Don't forget that the Auxiliary cookbook is on sale at the Happy Heart Hutch Gift Shop.  Stop by and get a copy! It would make a great gift!



Request:  We are updating info for our membership list.  Would you be willing to share your cell phone number in order for it to be used on the membership list?  If you would, please call Dorothy Fenske at 652-7104 and leave a message.