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Volunteers Help with Spring Cleanup
Posted on 05.14.15 in Events, News

The winter months are finally behind us and the lush green grass, blossoming flowers, and budding trees have begun to reveal themselves as the summer months approach. Yesterday, a group of volunteers and staff members worked together to clean up our grounds by picking up trash, digging up weeds, laying down new soil, trimming trees and flower bushes, and raking leaves. Although it was a slightly chilly day, with the sun shining and mini Hershey’s chocolates and Kit-Kat bars to satisfy our taste buds, it made for an enjoyable and productive evening!

I would like to thank the following volunteers who participated in the Spring Cleanup: Gwen Timmons, Elizabeth Wayne (and her son), Kristi Link, and Erin Stilwell. Their willingness to help in any way is just one of the many reasons I am proud of our volunteers and all they do for Lake Superior Hospice and our community.

-Kymber Beltrame
Volunteer Coordinator

 

 

Volunteer, Kristi Link, helps to pull the unwanted weeds from the garden.

Volunteer, Kristi Link, helps to pull the unwanted weeds from the garden.

Volunteer, Gwen Timmons, is tending to her flowers she's planted over the years.

Volunteer, Gwen Timmons, is tending to her flowers she’s planted over the years.

New soil & Shovel


A new layer of soil to help the flowers bloom.

From L to R: Gwen Timmons, Sue Kitti, and Erin Stilwell.

From L to R: Gwen Timmons, Sue Kitti, and Erin Stilwell.

All smiles as the Spring Cleanup comes to an end. From L to R: Volunteers, Erin Stilwell, Gwen Timmons, and Elizabeth Wayne (with her son). Volunteer Coordinator, Kymber Beltrame

All smiles as the Spring Cleanup comes to an end.
From L to R: Volunteers, Erin Stilwell, Gwen Timmons, and Elizabeth Wayne (with her son). Volunteer Coordinator, Kymber Beltrame



Relay for Life of Marquette County: Team Lake Superior Hospice
Posted on 04.22.15 in Events, News

Lake Superior Hospice is taking part in Marquette County’s Relay for Life event! The employees and volunteers of Lake Superior Hospice are asking for your help in our fundraising efforts. Donations can be made online after joining our team, or by stopping into our office location! You do not have to be present at the event in order to be a part of our team. All proceeds go towards American Cancer Society (ACS).

Follow this link and join Lake Superior Hospice in their efforts to fight cancer! http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY15LS?team_id=1809392&pg=team&fr_id=68048

LSH Relay for Life

Date of Event: Friday, June 12th and Saturday, June 13th

Time: 4 p.m.—10 a.m.

Where: Al Quaal Recreation Area, Ishpeming, MI

Theme: Carnival of Hope

Lake Superior Hospice Team Captain: Glenda Christian



Discover a Different
Kind of Care
  • National Nurses Week at Lake Superior Hospice means celebrating the excellent care, compassion, and commitment that each of our nurses display every day. Our nurses are exceptional in all that they do and their passion for helping our patients shines through their work. They go above and beyond for our patients and their families; whether it’s providing symptom management, support for the family, making arrangements to fulfill last wishes, and so much more! We are grateful to have an incredible group of nurses as members of our hospice team.

    Lake Superior Hospice would like to thank the following nurses who are a part of our clinical staff: Becky Shauver, Carol Blashill, Lynn Johnson, Lisa Johnson, Eileen Smit, Christy Maki, Glenda Christian, Julie Higbie, Nichol Hewitt, Louise Wilcox, and Denise Gallippo.