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People Helping People

Charity news from around the F.O.E.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee - August 2020

Scenic City Aerie and Auxiliary #945 presented 4 grants totaling $5,949 to CHI Memorial Hospital; a H.O.M.E. grant in the amount of $1,949 to the Guerry Heart & Vascular Center at the Chattanooga Heart Institute, a Kidney Fund grant in the amount of $2,500 to the Urology Associates Medical Group & Urologic Cancer Center, and a Diabetes Fund grant in the amount of $1,500 to the Diabetes & Nutrition Program.

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Sullivan, Missouri - August 2020

Meramec Valley Eagles #3781 recently donated 3 pallets of water bottles to the Sullivan, Bourbon, Spring Bluff and Strain-Japan school districts and St. Anthony’s. The donation totals 5,616 bottles of water and will be disturbed to local schools to assist in needs of students or staff due to COVID restrictions for the upcoming school year. #3781 is celebrating 43 years (est. Aug 28, 1977), and is proud to serve and support the Sullivan and Bourbon communities!

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New Brighton, Minnesota - August 2020

New Brighton Eagles #3718 was proud to host visits from Grand Madam President Jacque Marble and Grand Worthy President Dave Smith at the same time. During the visit, the Grand Presidents honored long-serving members with pins. #3718 had raised money from a turkey dinner event and was able to make two $500 donations to each President’s charity, F.O.E. Diabetes Research Center - Bridge to the Cure.

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Florida - August 2020

Past State Presidents Greg Hall and Beth Spaulding and Eagle Riders Chairman Jacob Bland presented a check for $126,311 to the University of Florida’s Fixel Institute for brain research to benefit Alzheimer & Parkinson’s research. The funds were raised during the 2019-20 fraternal year when Hall and Spaulding served as Florida State Presidents.