24 January La Crosse, Wisconsin - January 2019 January 24, 2019 By The Fraternal Order of Eagles Wisconsin 0 La Crosse Aerie #1254 recently held brat barns, raffles, and other fundraisers to make a donation to help build an All Abilities Park in La Crosse. The Aerie, Auxiliary, REAC, and Sunday AM club and a grant from the Jimmy Durante Children’s Fund all contributed to a total of $5,000. The All Abilities Trane Park Project will be designed to be fun and bring together individuals of all abilities to experience the simple, everyday joy of outside play. From the January 2019 People Helping People newsletter. Related Articles Fond du Lac, Wisconsin - April 2019 • The Fond du Lac Eagles Aerie #270’s Anglers Fishing Club offered a free breakfast to the local police officers, sheriff’s deputies and firemen working on the morning of April 7 as a way to thank them for their service to our community. • During the Fond du Lac Aerie #270 State Officers Party, Wi. State President Daniel Scheer presented Mary Kleman of the Children’s Hospitals of Wisconsin a check for $2,700 from a grant towards his State Project, Children’s Abuse Prevention. Daniel partnered with Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Fox Valley for his State Project to help local area children in need of help. Kleman stated that a lot of times, to help the child, they are actually helping families overcome issues to provide a stable home for the family. Another check from the Aerie was presented to Scheer to go towards his State Project, which has raised almost $12,000 so far this year, separate from the grant noted above. Merrill, Wisconsin - April 2019 Merrill Auxiliary #584 presented a $1,000 grant to the T.B. Scott Free Library to purchase memory kits. Manitowoc, Wisconsin - May 2019 Manitowoc Aerie #706 recently held their annual Awards Banquet. During the banquet, two college scholarships were awarded to students Maria Laurent and Bryce Howe. -Manitowoc Aerie #706 recently honored local Law Enforcement and Firefighter. Every Year, the Manitowoc Eagles honors the local Law Enforcement and Fire Fighters officials for their untiring efforts in making the Manitowoc Area a better place for everyone. Wausau, Wisconsin - June 2019 Wausau Aerie #251 President Meryl Kelch and Trustee Bill Kelch presented a $1,000 check to the Man of Honor Society, which is an organization that helps local veterans and their families in time of need. Wausau, Wisconsin - July 2019 Wausau Aerie #251’s Trustee Bill Kelch presented a check to Jim Campbell of the Never Forgotten Honor Flight. Madison, Wisconsin - July 2019 Madison Eagles #623 helped establish an endowed nursing scholarship at Madison College named, Kathy G. Madison Auxiliary #623 Nursing Scholarship. The Auxiliary and Aerie raised a total of $20,000 to start the fund. Additionally, an individual donation of $3,400 was also given. Showing 0 Comment Comments are closed.