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Charity news from around the F.O.E.

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Montgomery, West Virginia - January 2019

Kanawha Eagles #1040 held a Christmas party for 350 area children at the local high school on December 16. Members wrapped presents and prepared fruit and treat bags for children. Pizza and juice were served in the cafeteria and a special appearance was made by Santa. The children had the opportunity to visit with Santa and were given candy canes After the presents were given, there were drawings for bicycles for 20 girls and for 20 boys. Each attendee was presented a ticket upon arrival for the bicycle drawings. The total cost for the party was $7,000.

Wheeling, West Virginia - May 2018

Elm Grove Auxiliary #1891 gave a donation of $800 to St. John’s Home for Children. The non-profit provides a residential facility for boys ages 8-14 with behavioral or emotional difficulties and/or who are victims of abuse and neglect. After receiving the donation, St. John’s stated that the Eagles, “are phenomenal in the work that they do and their generosity within our community.”