Friends of White Plains Hospital

Friends LuncheonThe Friends of White Plains Hospital is made up of a special group of more than 800 dedicated individuals with a mission to promote and advance the welfare of White Plains Hospital. Members proudly and passionately serve as advocates of the hospital, coordinate fundraising projects, organize special events, write and distribute a newsletter and contribute thousands of volunteer hours per year. Many also serve on the White Plains Hospital Board of Directors.

The Friends sponsors a wide array of programs, services and activities including:

  • Friends Luncheonthe Caregiver Support Program
  • blood pressure screenings
  • beauty services for patients
  • scholarships for junior volunteers
WPH Friends

The Friends strives to provide a powerful voice for White Plains Hospital in the community and welcomes new ideas for involvement.

Friends Leadership


Rachel Chalchinsky / 914-262-2333

Brenda Oestreich / 914-472-0373

View our Board of Directors

Major Events

The Fall Gala, the Friend’s signature fundraising event, and the Spring Luncheon celebrate and honor the hard work of physicians and medical staff, while encouraging increased philanthropic support of White Plains Hospital.

Join us!

The Friends always welcomes new members who wish to make a difference for their community hospital. To get involved, call the volunteer office at 914-681-1225.

Friends NewsletterCheck out our newsletter!





Patient Testimonials
She never rushed me or became impatient ... [She sacrificed] her own time to go home to make sure I was alright. She is a credit to your hospital... read more
Gold Key Membership

Save the Date

Annual Meeting - April 27th
Auxiliary Spring Luncheon - April 28th
6th Annual Ahmad Rashad Golf Classic - June 28th & 29th
2nd Annual Drive for a Cure - September 29th
Fall Gala - November 7th