January 19, 2018
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EMMC Auxiliary Awards Scholarships

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Scholarship recipients, left to right: Jaclyn Files, Nata Saidy, Jenna Watts, Stephanie Whitaker and Ginger Ward-Green, President of the EMMC Auxiliary

BANGOR, Maine — The Eastern Maine Medical Center Auxiliary gave $1,000 scholarships to four students from the Husson University Nursing Program. The Scholarships were awarded to Jaclyn Files, Nata Saidy, Jenna Watts and Stephanie Whitaker at the Auxiliary’s annual meeting on November 8.

The Auxiliary was established in 1893. Since its inception the Auxiliary has contributed over 3.2 million dollars to the hospital and its programs, ‘doing good work’, and directly supporting our community. Some of our most recent donations benefiting the community include:

• $500,000 pledge to the Champion the Cure capital campaign for the Lafayette Cancer Center in Brewer fulfilled this year
• $4,000 for nursing scholarships yearly
• $13,800 to Children’s Miracle Network this year to benefit children in eastern and northern Maine