Five Towns Talk

Inwood resident cited for volunteerism


Wendy Giordonello, of Inwood, was one of 18 people recognized for their volunteer service to South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside. Giordonello received a service award for her 150 hours in November and December as a messenger delivering material throughout the facility.

Other award winners were cited for their efforts in central supply, development, employee health, endoscopy, as a greeter, health care, home care, at the information desk, mental health counseling center, a messenger, non-clinical patient rounds, patient care services, spiritual care, working in the volunteer office and wound care.

There are 370 regular volunteers at South Nassau. To learn more about the volunteer positions currently available at the hospital, go to, and click on Volunteering on the top right corner of the page.