At Sparrow, we enjoy the dedication of about 1,600 adult, college and teen volunteers who, in 2009, gave us 157,196 hours of their time.

They also helped raise nearly $220,000 and contributed more than 64,000 items, ranging from toys to knitted caps and booties to visits with patients. Here’s the breakdown:

2010 Stats Total hours Dollars Donated Items
Angelus League 1,442.5 190.00 1,517
Cardio-Ambassadors 1,122.5 2,409
Christopher 204.02
Division III 306 8,075
Division IV 1,141 6,035
Edward W. Sparrow Auxiliary 3,980.17 $5,000.00 8,413
Emergency 659.21
ER Security 241.73
Escorts 3,576
Escorts/Information Desk-St. Lawrence 5,375
Eucharistic Ministers 1,160.13 21,898
ETC 4,995.47
Guild 2,793.00 $100,000.00
Heart Center 2,128.38
Hello Hospital 531.24 784
Helping Hands 1,022
Hospice 6,679.05 3,718
Industrial League  610 343
Infant Massage 1,446 1,260
Information Desk 1,631
LifeTime Nurses 520
Mary Magdalen League 9,490 $28,700.00
Mc Auley League 2,323.10 $7,000.00
Medical Library 250
Mercy League 5,185.2
Neuro Navigators 675
Office Support 2,362.95
Patient Ambassadors 927.25 13,089
Pediatrics 830.28
Pediatrics Arts and Crafts 438.50 1,932
Popcorn 245.71 $1,000.00
Service Auxiliary 31,739.42 $76,594.00
Sparrows 1,943 1,580
Specialty Hospital 110.68
Students (MSU, LCC & others) 34,496
Surgical Lounge 8,076
Teen Volunteers 6,421
TLC Critical Care 1,613.25
TLC Oncology 3,120.57
Women’s Board of Managers 4,352 $1,735.00
Women’s Board Active Honorary 1,087.71
WHA Grants and Scholarships $8,000.00
Total 157,252.02 $228,219.00 71,053