24 January Morris, Minnesota - December 2018 January 24, 2019 By The Fraternal Order of Eagles Minnesota 0 Morris Aerie #620 made a $700 contribution to the Morris Area High School toward the purchase of a new wrestling mat for the Morris Area Herman Chokio Alberta wrestling program. Morris Aerie #620 donated $750 to support the habitat and youth hunting programs in west central Minnesota. Morris Aerie #620 gave $1,100 to support the local D.A.R.E. program in the local elementary school. Morris Aerie #620 made a $125 donation that will go toward materials for elementary students so they can learn more about fire prevention. From the December 2018 People Helping People newsletter. Related Articles Detroit Lakes, Minnesota - January 2018 Detroit Lakes #2342 collected socks, mittens, scarves, caps, diapers, toys and more to be donated to the Lakes Crisis Center, Mahubes and Compassion House for the holiday season. 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.