Tag Archives: volunteers

Share Your Strengths Supporting the Mission of Covenant Hospice

submitted by Keelea LeJeune, Volunteer Services Manager, EscaRosa Team After dancing for the event in 2010, Donna Clark came on board to be the chair of one of our top fundraisers, Life’s a Dance, with 2012 being her second year as chair. She has helped us take this event to the next level – adding a […]

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11th Hour Angels

The word covenant means “promise.”  For those of us who live and breathe the mission every day, the staff and volunteers of Covenant Hospice, it’s something we never forget.  Every time we say “Covenant Hospice,” we’re remembering that we’ve made a solemn promise to our patients and families and to our community.  We’ve promised to […]

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The Interdisciplinary Group: A Team Approach

The most recognized “team” in healthcare is probably the doctor and the nurse. We have all seen them working together to diagnose, treat, and cure. They each have their own specific job and for hundreds of years this team has worked very well to provide patient care. For the best in end-of-life care, this team […]

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A Month-Long Celebration for Volunteers!

Everyone has a favorite month of the year.  For Santa, it’s December.  Leprechauns have March.  For a Volunteer Services Manager at Covenant Hospice, like your’s truly, it’s April all the way–no doubt about it.  This year, National Volunteer Week falls on April 15th through 21st.  It’s the week that our country has set aside to honor and […]

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Serving our Nations Heroes – A Call to Action for the New Year

Looking back on 2011, Covenant Hospice has much to celebrate as an organization truly committed to serving our nations heroes. We have achieved Partnership Status in the nationally recognized initiative, We Honor Veterans, a program sponsored by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization that invites hospices to facilitate, increase, and improve quality of care […]

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Volunteer Services Manager Keelea LeJeune

Resolve to GIVE BACK in 2012!

In Covenant Hospice’s Volunteer Department, there is no shortage of inspiration.  In fact, on any given day, dozens of Covenant Volunteers can be found assisting patients and families, helping in our offices, or educating the community about the services provided by our organization.   Our volunteers are a constant source of inspiration to me in my […]

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Thank you for your service

As a military ambassador for Covenant I get the honor of bestowing heartfelt thanks and appreciation upon our veterans. About two months ago, I had the pleasure of meeting  a highly decorated World War II veteran.  It was one of the highlights of my life.  The moment was made all the more special because his […]

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