15 November Rensselaer, New York - September 2019 November 15, 2019 By The Fraternal Order of Eagles New York 0 Johnstown Eagles #4446 donated 300 teddy bears to the Nathan Littauer Hospital for their event ‘Teddy Bear Hospital.’ The event was designed to help children become familiar with the Hospital and its personnel, where children bring toys for simulated treatments from medical professionals. From the September 2019 edition of People Helping People. Related Articles Okahumpka, Florida - September 2019 During the year of 2019, Lake County Aerie and Auxiliary #4273 so far have donated a collective $61,000 to six local nonprofit charities; the Leesburg Food Bank, Camp Boggy Creek, Haven of Lake and Sumter Counties, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, New Vision for Independence, and Libby’s Legacy Breast Cancer Foundation. Bacliff, Texas - September 2019 Mainland Aerie #3199 held a fish fry for St. Jude’s and was able to donate $1,000 to the organization. Latrobe, Pennsylvania - September 2019 Tony Angelo #1188 held their Annual Mike Levay Gun Bash and was able to present $11,000 to their local Little League organization. Mike Levay was a coach and mentor for elementary age baseball players, along with being a member of the Aerie. He lost his life due to a tragic accident so the Aerie has continued his good work for the Little league organization. Sutherlin, Virginia - September 2019 Eagle Riders #4420 participated in the Dean Ferris Memorial Ride fundraiser to benefit the Danville Pittsylvania Cancer Association. The Eagle Riders made a contribution of $19,511.78, and over the 8 years that this event has been held, a cumulative total of $144,511.77 has been raised to help the victims of cancer in their community. Rochester, Michigan - September 2019 Rochester Aerie #2634 held a golf outing, which included raffle items from the local businesses and community members, and a light meal. They were able to raise $2,000, and are allocating the funds to the Rainbow Connection of Michigan and the F.O.E. Memorial Foundation. The Auxiliary provided the food and organized the raffle items. Rochester Auxiliary #2634 hosted a bunco game party and raised $565 for Miracle Quilts of Michigan, which is a nonprofit that creates handmade quilts for military veterans that have been hospitalized. New York - June 2019 Bob Yager of Aerie #4446 was inducted into the Humanitarian section of the Grand Aerie Hall of Fame during the New York State Convention. The award was presented by New York State Secretary, Don Yanchunis. Showing 0 Comment Comments are closed.