Honoree 2014 – Jig Bontrager

Congrats to Jig Bontrager for being honored as an outstanding community volunteer!

Bontrager_JigName:  Jig Bontrager

Nominating Organization:  Mission Hospital Foundation

Honoree Category:  Health

Why Nominated:  Jig Bontrager is the personification of the word “volunteer”.  She gives of her time and herself with many organizations in our community, is active in her church, and delivers meals to the homebound.  An active member of Mission Hospital’s Auxiliary for 10 years, she was co-chair of the Light up a Life committee this year. This meaningful community celebration brings comfort during the holidays to our loved ones who have suffered a loss. The event is particularly significant to Jig who brought her many talents to a successful celebration this year.  Jig holds a special place in our Mission Hospital family and  is a pleasure to know and work with.

Please write a note of congratulations below!


9 thoughts on “Honoree 2014 – Jig Bontrager

  1. Jig- Your contibutions of time, treasure and love for Mission Hospital is impressive. Your love for the community in which we live is extraordinary. Your unique ways of sharing your spirit of giving helps enhance the lives of patients and their families. We are so fortunate to have such a loving heart as yours in our Mission Hospital family. We are honored to recognize you as a Spirit of Volunteerism Award.

  2. Thank You Jig for sharing your life with Mission Hospital and for truly making a difference in our community.

  3. Jig – You are an amazing woman. Just being in your presence brings joy. You give so much of yourself. We are blessed to have you. Thank you for the laughter you have brought into my life!

  4. Jig, it’s always nice to see your smiling face around the hospital! You have a great sense of humor and a very big heart. Thank you for sharing yourself with us!

  5. Jiggy, I so enjoy working with you here at Mission. Your spirit of giving exceeds our expectations in so many ways. You are well respected, loved dearly and appreciated greatly! I count it an honor to know you and if I am ever stuck in a room again with another volulnteer…I hope he/she will be as fun as you were. Lots of love to you and congratulations.

    • Ok, the nickname “Jiggy” made me laugh out loud! I hope if I’m ever “stuck” somewhere it’ll be with the both of you! thank youHelen for being such an inspirational leader with the Auxiliary and supporting the Light up a Life celebration!

  6. Jig, we are grateful for the many ways you express your Spirit of Giving at Mission and in the community! Giving back to the community is obviously a big part of your heart and we are so fortunate to benefit from your gift of time. On behalf of the foundation, thank you for your Spirit of Volutneerism.

  7. Dear Jig, I am so grateful for your wonderful friendship and especially humbled to be with you for this honor. You truly are so very special!

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