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Park Ridge Auxiliary

Since its inception in 1929 as the Park Avenue Hospital Women's Auxiliary, the Park Ridge Auxiliary continues to provide both time and financial support to Unity Hospital through a range of projects and endeavors. Fundraising is made possible through the Park Place Gift Shop and the Gift Cart, operated and staffed by Auxiliary volunteers. In addition, approximately 300 members of the Park Ridge Auxiliary organize events and activities in support of Unity Hospital throughout the year.

Since 1976, the Park Ridge Auxiliary has donated over $6 million to Legacy Unity, providing funding for such projects as:

  • Unity Hospital Education Center
  • Expansion of the Unity Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Edna Tina Wilson Living Center
  • Patricia H. Wehle Child Care Center
  • The Jean and Madeleine August Center for Women's Health Mammography Unit
  • The August Family Birth Place at Unity Hospital (Newborn Nursery and Patient Care Rooms)
  • Park Ridge Living Center Bus
  • Women's Community Residence Bus
  • Campus Landscaping
  • Unity Emergency Center Expansion
  • Timothy McCormick Transitional Care Center
  • Surgical Robot
  • Mobile Medical Unit
  • Unity Hospital Modernization and Expansion Project
  • Lights of Love (Lighting of campus holiday lights in memory of or honor of loved ones) Lights of Love form

To join the Park Ridge Auxiliary, membership form and return it to Park Ridge Auxiliary, Inc. 1555 Long Pond Road, Rochester, NY 14626.

To contact the Park Ridge Auxiliary office, or to request membership information, please call (585) 723-7102.