26 September Clinton, Illinois - May 2023 September 26, 2023 By The Fraternal Order of Eagles Illinois People Helping People, PHP, Charity, Illinois 0 Clinton Eagles #593 raised $2,400 for the Clinton Youth Baseball Program. They partnered with Sweet Mae's LLC to acquire and sell some amazing baked goods during the weekly Queen of Hearts drawings. The money was used to fund new dugouts and fencing at the local ball fields. From the May 2023 edition of People Helping People. Related Articles Clinton, Illinois - April 2023 In February, Clinton Eagles #593 partnered with three local fire departments for their annual NASCAR fundraising event. The event managed to raise $55,000 for the Clinton, Kenny and Wapella Fire Departments. After setting aside $1,000 for next year's event, they were able to donate $18,000 to each of the departments. Clinton, Illinois - May 2019 The Lone Elm Eagles #593 raised a self-record-breaking amount of $30,000 this year to support the Clinton, Kenney, and Wapella Fire Departments. Lebanon, Ohio - February 2023 Miami Valley Eagles #1395 donated $5,000 to the Countryside YMCA for their Veterans Day Celebration last fall. Georgetown, Ohio - May 2023 Georgetown Eagles #2293 President David Berry presented a check for $2,500 to Bryan Poole, member of the Ripley Volunteer Fire Department, to help pay for new equipment. Fredericksburg, Virginia - May 2023 The Junior Order of Eagles of Fredericksburg #4123 held a raffle for chances to win tickets and a basket filled with swag for the local Fredericksburg Nationals baseball team. Proceeds from the raffle were used to put together 20 Easter Baskets for local non-profit organization Transitions4You, which helps local families who are living in hotels and working toward permanent housing. The group provides Easter baskets and a parade for the children living in the hotels. Hamilton, Ohio - May 2023 On Friday, March 24, 2023, Butler Eagles #407 hosted Hamilton-Fairfield Little League (HFLL) President Travis Riley and Vice President Adam Blundell in their social room to accept a donation of $5,000 for their organization. The donation is to help kids that want to play baseball but may not have the funds to do so. The HFLL provides a great baseball atmosphere for children in the Hamilton and Fairfield communities. Through assistance from organizations like ours, they are able to continue to offer a quality program for our youth. The program looks to develop the Little League traits of Character, Courage, and Loyalty while teaching them discipline, teamwork, and physical wellness in a safe and fun environment. 100% of our sponsorship goes to building the league and supporting the players. Pictured left to right, Auxiliary Member Dee Fouts, HFLL Vice President Adam Blundell, HFLL President Travis Riley, Auxiliary Vice President Sharyn Farley, Auxiliary Member Cheryl Terry and Aerie Secretary Ron Collins Showing 0 Comment Comments are closed.