Family and Friends Association

Become a Magnolia Member!

The Magnolia Community Services Family and Friends Association encourages family and friends’ participation in the activities and events occurring at Magnolia in order to provide the best possible environment for all the clients.

Please join Magnolia, and many other service providers, in this important call to action.

2018 Association Goals

Membership Benefits

Speakers Series

Join us to learn more about topics relevant to you as family members, caregivers and friends, including upcoming legislation, financial matters and more.


Meet, mingle and mix with other Association members.

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about the ways you can support Magnolia through annual events like the Moonlight on the River Gala and Magnolia Fest and ongoing activities like client recreation and ongoing fundraising.

Magnolia Administration and Staff Access

As a group, the Association seeks input from staff regarding current client needs so we can make informed decisions and prioritize wish lists.

2018 Meetings

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

All meetings are held at 6:30 PM in the Nims Center on the main Magnolia campus at 100 Central Avenue. Meetings are open to the public.

Current Officers

President: Herb Bergeron
Vice President: Karen Swift
Treasurer: Vicky Michel
Secretary: Karen Oertling

How to Join

The Family Association encourages all family members and friends to join and take an active role working with the staff at Magnolia Community Services to provide the best possible environment for all the clients. Suggested yearly dues: $25.

If you are a family member or friend interested in making a charitable contribution to Magnolia, please visit our donate page or call Jennifer Hebert at 504.731.1324.