Mitchell County Memorial Foundation

The Mitchell County Memorial Foundation was formed as a non-profit in 1992 with the charge of improving health care in Mitchell County through assisting in the purchase of equipment, education and other means.

Ongoing Foundation fundraising efforts support MCRHC facilities upgrades and expansion, provider recruitment and annual scholarships for Mitchell County high school seniors.

The 2023 scholarship application is now available by clicking here. Applications are due March 1, 2023.

If you would like to make a gift to the Foundation or would like more information about the Foundation, please call Elaine Barreca at 641-732-6013 or email her at

Board Members:
Jean Brumm, President
Leo Chisholm, Vice President
Naomi Gentz, Treasurer
Ronnie Pitzen
Katie Penfold
Diane Setka
Julie Maliszewski
Michele Russell, MCRHC CEO
Elaine Barreca, MCRHC Senior Director, Communications and Foundation
Kelsi Scribner, Assistant

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