26 February Imlay City, Michigan - February 2019 February 26, 2019 By The Fraternal Order of Eagles Michigan 0 Over the past few months Leprechaun Eagles #4082 has made multiple charitable contributions to different organizations; they gave $1,500 to the foster kids in Lapeer county, donated $800 to the Marlette Hospice Center, and during the holidays #4082 held a benefit for three charities which included Justice for Lily, Holiday Depot, and the Shriners. From the live auction and donations from the Aerie, Auxiliary, and Eagle Riders, they were able to raise $4,300 for Justice for Lily, a pickup truck full of toys and $740 went to the Holiday Depot, and the proceeds from a mitten, scarf, and hat tree sales went to the Shriner children. From the February 2019 edition of People Helping People. Related Articles Oscoda, Michigan - February 2019 Oscoda Eagles #4237 hosted a baby shower for Carol's Baby Pantry. The gifts they were able to collect included 2,069 diapers, 1,916 baby wipes, 15 pairs of boots, 43 pairs of socks, 50 books, 28 sleepers, 5 winter coats, and 2 snow suits. More donations contained clothes, crayons, food and formula, a $100 gift card from Family Fare and a $225 donation from the Oscoda Eagles. #4237 was also sponsoring a Soup Cook Off that day where all members and guests enjoyed 11 different types of soups, sandwiches and salads provided by the club. The Baby Pantry was founded in 2002 by Carol Schmidt. Carol passed away a few years ago and the name was changed to "Carol's Baby Pantry," to honor her memory and her dedication to our communities' young families. Lake Havasu City, Arizona - February 2019 Golden eagle chairman Lisa Fournier of Lake Havasu City Eagles #4299 presented the Lake Havasu Meals on Wheels program with a check for $1,500. Woodland, Michigan - March 2019 Woodland Eagles #3782 raised $1,100 for the F.O.E. Heart Foundation by hosting a spaghetti dinner, and by selling cheer baskets, 50/50 tickets and pink hearts. Hale, Michigan - April 2019 Hale Auxiliary #4217 hosted a 30th anniversary celebration for their Auxiliary President Lillian Murray, where guests enjoyed a catered meal, with music and dancing. During the event, a $500 check was presented to GMP Althea Lane for her charity City of Hope. Michigan State MP Linda Day was also in attendance and was presented with a $250 check for her charity - the University of Michigan’s Alzheimer and Dementia Research Facility. Woodland, Michigan - April 2019 Stacey Rice, Woodland Aerie #3782 President, presented a $1,572.30 check to the Hope Lodge Asst. Manager, Kathryn. Hope Lodge is a place where families can stay for free while a loved is being treated with cancer. Rice’s mother passed away 8 months ago from cancer and utilized Hope Lodge’s services during that time; it was also her charity for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Lake Havasu City, Arizona - July 2019 Lake Havasu City Eagles #4299 presented $13,231.23 to the CEO of Arizona Burn Foundation for Camp Courage. This camp is for children who are burn victims and their siblings. Showing 0 Comment Comments are closed.