Volunteers of the Year"
Eaton Community Palliative Care
Ron and Judy Schultheiss
changed its name to
Eaton Community Palliative Care
"Eaton Community Palliative Care is a volunteer organization providing, at no cost, physical, emotional and spiritual care for the terminally ill, their families and/or significant others, enabling the terminally ill to die with dignity in their home or with 24-hour care at the Eaton Community Palliative Care
Community Palliative Care helps provide diverse services, at no cost, to patients and their families in our
community who are living with a terminal illness. It is
our mission to assist these families whenever possible.
support of our organization helps to ensure that we will
be here to provide 24 hour care:
those needing end of life care
those whose caregivers are exhausted
those in unsafe situations
those without caregivers
those living alone
Hospice House admissions or crisis intervention in
homes 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Patient rooms overlook the Leland and Opal Peck Memorial Garden
at Eaton Community Palliative Care
Palliative Care Residence - Opened 2003
Community Palliative Care Residence - Opened 2013
Community Palliative Care a
special kind of caring . . .
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Dear Hospice Supporters,
Eaton Community Palliative Care believes everyone deserves to die with dignity and in comfort.
To that end, we provide 24-hour care, meeting their physical, emotional and spiritual needs
AT NO CHARGE. For this to be possible, it takes just under a $1,000,000.00 annually.
We are preparing for our 26th annual auction to be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Proceeds
raised from this annual event go toward supporting the Palliative Care/Hospice Residence. This
event takes place at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Charlotte and is highly advertised.
Past auctions have brought in over $30,000.00. May we count on you for a contribution of an
item(s), gift certificate or cash contribution for this year’s event? This could be done in
Auction Sponsor (includes 2 tickets and event recognition) $500.00
Table Sponsor (Includes 2 tickets and event recognition) $300.00
Dinner Sponsor (Includes 2 tickets and event recognition) $100.00
Donated Auction Items
Your involvement goes a long way toward helping Eaton Community Palliative Care succeed in its
mission. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of making this 26th annual auction the best one
yet. In appreciation of your contribution, your name will appear in this year’s program and
thank you materials.
Thanks again for considering this opportunity to help Eaton Community Palliative Care provide
free 24 hour care for those who are very ill. Please call our office at 517-543-5310 with
questions. Auction items or cash contributions may be mailed to 2675 South Cochran,
Charlotte, MI 48813 or dropped off at our office any time before March 9, 2015.
100% of the profits go
operations of Eaton Community Palliative Care
and Quotes From
the Famlies of Our Patients
you for taking such good care of our mother,whom we loved so
much. When someone we care about needs the kind of help we
just can’t give it’s great comfort to have kind and
capable people like you there to help. Thank for all you do
and how well you do it."
you for our kind compassionate care of my dear cousin. Your
tender care for her allowed her to live her last days on
earth in peach and with dignity. The way you cared for the
entire family during such stressful time is truly amazing.
Your workers are clearly there because you love people and
want to serve families who are hurting."
greatly appreciate the care you gave my son while he was
there. You did everything possible to make myself, and
family visitors as comfortable as possible. You certainly
are special people."
wanted to express my most sincere gratitude for all of your
hard work, care and concern each of you displayed to my
mother and my family during our most difficult time of her
passing in may. I truly feel all of your help and service
was an answer to prayer and I am forever grateful for your
kindness and patience you showed us. Your organization is
truly remarkable and the love you show your patients and
families is wonderful. Words cannot express my gratitude to
all of you. Thank you.
cannot describe how much we want to thank you for taking
care of Mike during his final days. Thank you from the
bottom of our hearts for making us as a family feel
comfortable and welcome during this stressful time. What you
do as a whole will always be in our hearts and we could
never thank you enough for the hospitality you provided our
"a special kind of caring" for 32 years
1983 - 2015
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.