24 January Frederick, Maryland - December 2018 January 24, 2019 By The Fraternal Order of Eagles Maryland 0 During Maryland’s 2018 State Convention in June, hosted by Frederick Eagles #1067, the Maryland State Aerie and Auxiliary announced that over $34,000 was raised for the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Maryland Chapter. From the December 2018 People Helping People newsletter. Related Articles Frederick, Maryland - February 2018 Frederick Aerie #1067 held their annual membership Christmas Party, asking all attendees to make a donation of $5 to benefit a local charity, the Heartly House. Members were also asked to donate a wrapped gift to be auctioned off during the party, also benefiting Heartly House. Thanks to these efforts and a 50/50, $918 dollars were collected. The Aerie approved to add $82 to the money, making a total donation of $1,000 for Heartly House, which provides comprehensive services for victims and survivors of intimate partner abuse, sexual assault and child abuse. Pictured, Jr Past Worthy President Larry Keyser, Heartly House representative Mark Trager and Aerie Treasurer Treena Bell. St. Albert, Alberta - December 2018 Between the 2018 ADF Classic Car for a Cure and the Annual Rock’n August Week activities, St. Albert Aerie #2102 was able to give a combined contribution of $150,000 to the Alberta Diabetes Foundation. They were able to raise the funds from their various events, 50/50 raffles, and a button selling program, which contributed over $25,000 to the total. Lake Havasu City, Arizona - December 2018 Lake Havasu City Aerie #4299 partook in Chloride Campout’s Old Miners Day Parade 2018 where they entered a float and won a ‘Best Overall’ trophy. Campbell River, British Columbia - December 2018 Campbell River Aerie and Auxiliary #3097 presented an $8,150 check and donated a total of 1,447 food items to their local food back. The money was raised through catering, pie, jam and bake sales, and dinners. Campbell River Eagles #3097 donated $5,000 to Kidney Cancer Research. This donation is special because it will be matched, and will turn into $10,000. These funds were raised through pie sales, caterings and a fashion show. Brisbane, California - December 2018 Co-chairs Tracy and Debra Jennings raised $1,003 for Brisbane Eagles #3255’s annual kidney fund. Brisbane #3255 co-chairs Kelcey McGurty and Annie Good, held a fun day of Trivia in September and raised $1,025 for the Alzheimer's Fund. Brisbane #3255 held a Diabetes Fund dinner, co-chaired by Tony Lujan and Julie Banks. Everyone had a good time and they were able to donate $1,918 to the cause. Lehigh Acres, Florida - December 2018 Lehigh Acres Auxiliary #3938 raised $1,950 during a benefit to help support a well-loved member, Judy. Judy is a long time member and volunteered as a waitress before she was diagnosed with cancer. The funds will help with her medical bills, and she was beyond thrilled and overwhelmed with how many people came out to show their love and support. Showing 0 Comment Comments are closed.