10 Year Anniversary Approaching For Olds & District Hospice Society

The Olds & District Hospice Society has been part of the community for nearly a decade. The Society's 10th anniversary is coming up in January. A new Executive Director position has been added and Mary Smith has joined the organization to fill that role.

The Olds & District Hospice Society has a new Executive Director.

This is also a new position for the society, which will be celebrating 10 years in January.

Mary Smith takes on the role, she says its an exciting step for her to further elevate the organization with her administration, finance and leadership skills.

Smith is formerly Olds College's Finance and Sponsorship Officer. She served in that capacity for the past 5 years.

She is also still the head coach of the Olds College Badminton team.

The Olds & District Hospice Society's annual general meeting is on Wednesday, October 16th at 7 O'clock at the Pomeroy Inn & Suites.

Smith says volunteers are always welcome and positions on the board are available.

Smith says their volunteers have done amazing work over the last decade. They have 64 volunteers and 40 of them are trained in palliative care.

The two hospice suites have been available in Season's Encore for the past 5 years.

Email Mary at executivedirector@hospiceolds.com for more information.

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