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Areas of Greatest Need

Updated: 12/20/2016

Flexible Schedule Opportunities:

  • Veterans for hospice patient final salutes in Green Lake service area
  • Certified pet therapy dogs and handler volunteers – hospice
  • Treffert Center volunteers for help with children’s activities and library assistant
  • Yarn (donations accepted at Fond du Lac & Green Lake Hospice offices)
  • Meal servers & helping hands at Hospice Home of Hope
  • Companionship volunteers for Fond du Lac & Green Lake area hospice patients; especially Markesan & Wautoma
  • Bereavement volunteers
  • Hospice Home of Hope office assistance, days vary
  • Clerical volunteers for Wound Clinic at the Health Plaza one time a week


Fixed Schedule Opportunities:

  • Greeter at Cancer Center – weekday mornings
  • Gift shop volunteers for St. Agnes Hospital on Friday mornings & afternoons
  • Patient discharge, St. Agnes Hospital on Friday mornings
  • Patient Transporters at Agnesian Health Plaza A on Tuesday & Thursday mornings
  • Agnesian Health Plaza B dialysis greeters; mornings 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Gift Shop volunteers for Ripon Medical Center on evenings & weekends
  • Ripon Medical Center information desk every Wednesday from 11:30 - 4 p.m.
  • Waupun Memorial Hospital hospitality on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 - 3 p.m.
  • Waupun Memorial Hospital emergency department, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. or 4 - 7 p.m. daily
  • Waupun Memorial Hospital information desk greeters

Scholarships Available

Area high school seniors who plan to pursue a career in healthcare are invited to apply for scholarships offered by:

  • Agnesian HealthCare Volunteers at St. Agnes Hospital
  • Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary and The Foundation for Ripon Medical Center
  • Waupun Memorial Hospital Gift Shop
The purpose of these awards is to encourage students who have shown excellence in scholastic achievement and demonstrated an interest in the pursuit of a healthcare career.

Agnesian HealthCare Volunteers at St. Agnes Hospital

Volunteers are offering four $1,000 scholarships to eligible students who reside in the Agnesian HealthCare service area and plan to attend a college or university in preparation for a healthcare career. An additional $500 scholarship is being offered to eligible students meeting the above criteria and pursuing their education at a technical college.

Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary and The Foundation for Ripon Medical Center

Scholarships are offered by the Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary and the Arlene Fenner Family Endowed Scholarship Fund through The Foundation for Ripon Medical Center. Two $1,000 scholarships and one $500 scholarship are being offered to eligible students attending Green Lake, Markesan, Princeton or Ripon High Schools.

Waupun Memorial Hospital Gift Shop

In spring 2014, the Waupun Memorial Hospital Gift Shop, sponsored by Waupun Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, will award $1,000 scholarships to students entering or continuing in an accredited Bachelor of Science (BS) program in any human health medical field.

Call Volunteer Services at (920) 926-4966 with any questions.


Click on the link below to print/download the information or application.

Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship Application Criteria

Ripon Medical Center Scholarship Application

St. Agnes Hospital Scholarship Letter

St. Agnes Hospital Scholarship Application

Waupun Memorial Hospital Gift Shop Scholarship Application

Why Volunteer?

Most volunteers donate their time because they want to help others and they enjoy the work. But a variety of other experiences await you:

  • New friendships
  • Active retirement years
  • New skills
  • Make a meaningful contribution to your community
  • Achieve a sense of accomplishment and the will to help
  • Explore the healthcare industry


Volunteering at Agnesian HealthCare

At Agnesian HealthCare, men, women, college students, retirees and teenagers (minimum age of 15 years) from all walks of life give approximately two to four hours a week in volunteer service.

Currently, there are more than 700 active adult volunteers and 70 teen summer volunteers who work in many different areas. As a volunteer you will have the chance to choose from a variety of positions. 

For information on volunteering, e-mail us at volunteer@agnesian.com or call the volunteer coordinator at your desired location.

  • Hospice Fond du Lac/Grief Relief: (920) 924-4662
  • Hospice Green Lake: (920) 294-6220
  • Ripon Medical Center: (920) 745-3670
  • St. Agnes Hospital: (920) 926-4966
  • St. Francis Home: (920) 923-7980
  • Villa Loretto/Villa Rosa: (920) 753-3211
  • Waupun Memorial Hospital: (920) 745-3670


Student Volunteer Information & Application

Agnesian HealthCare has opportunities for high school or college student volunteers year-round, as well as a dedicated summer volunteer program. While volunteering is a great way to give back to your local community, many colleges look at community service of their applicants.


Volunteers can serve in a variety of capacities. In exchange for two to four hours a week of the student's time, we will provide the opportunity to gain new skills, develop good work habits, learn about the healthcare industry and have fun.

How do I apply?

If you are interested in volunteering at any of our ministries, please fill out the following forms and turn in to the ministry where you would like to volunteer.

If you prefer a paper application, please call (920) 926-4955.

Adult volunteers, click here to apply online!

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