Auxiliary, Volunteers and Donors

Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Auxiliary

The Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Auxiliary was founded the same year the hospital opened in 1885. The Auxiliary is actively involved in a number of projects in support of the mission of Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, including:

  • Support for the Sayre House of Hope and Guthrie Hospice
  • Tree for Life Project
  • Heart pillows for cardiac patients
  • Clothing for emergency department patients
  • Scholarship program: VolunTEENS and the Deb Nole Scholarship for nursing students

Contact information for the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Auxiliary

The Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Auxiliary is currently seeking volunteers for fundraising endeavors, community outreach, and assisting with its scholarship program. Community members and employees are welcome. For more information on joining the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Auxiliary, call 570-887-7929 or complete our registration form.

Volunteer at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital

The mission of Guthrie’s Robert Packer Hospital Volunteer Services department is to engage the community in supporting Guthrie’s mission of helping those we serve attain optimal, life-long health and well-being by offering the highest quality care and service with compassion.

Guthrie Volunteer Services department, through its dedicated volunteers, offers an important dimension of patient-centeredness, teamwork and excellence to the patients, visitors and health care personnel at Guthrie.

Our volunteers love to make a difference in our patients’ experience and for the staff they work with. The dedication of volunteers plays an important role in Guthrie’s success and in the lives of patients and their families. We invite you to join our volunteer team and begin making a difference - every patient, every time.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers have the opportunity to make a difference in many areas of Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital. The following opportunities are available:

  • In-service volunteers
  • Auxilians
  • Guthrie Hospice
  • Sayre House of Hope
  • VolunTEEN Program

Benefits of Volunteering

There are many benefits to volunteering at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, including:

  • Helping others – patients, family members, and/or staff
  • Making a contribution to the community
  • Fun
  • Friendship
  • Fulfillment
  • Social events

Join Our Team

Those interested may get an application at any of the following locations:

  • Online by clicking one of the following links:
  • For more information call:
    • 570-887-4242 for Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Volunteering (Volunteers and VolunTEENS)
    • 570-887-7929 to join the RPH Auxiliary
    • 607-937-7455 for Guthrie Corning Hospital Volunteering
  • Stop by Volunteer Services at:
    • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
      One Guthrie Square
      Sayre, PA 18840
      5th Level Sumner Building
    • Guthrie Corning Hospital
      One Guthrie Drive
      Corning, NY 14830
      First floor next to Gift Shop

Applications will be reviewed and selected prospective volunteers will be contacted to complete the health requirements form and orientation before beginning their volunteer experience.

Giving to Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital

Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital has proudly cared for the health care needs of our region for more than 130 years. As a non-profit, community hospital we are committed to providing quality, accessible health care for the entire family. Donations to Guthrie and Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital are critical to the support of vital community programs, the enhancement of services and ensure that we can continue to grow to meet the changing needs of our patients and their loved ones.

Click here to learn more about giving opportunities that change and improve the health and quality of life for individuals in our region. To speak to a Guthrie Resource Development representative, please call 570-887-4420.