|Ladies Auxiliary Newsletter
June 2013 Newsletter
I am honored and proud to be back as your Auxiliary President. I am looking
forward to working with you this upcoming 2013/14 year. The new Post
Commander, Eddie Weaver, came to the meeting for introductions. All members
If you have not received an email from me regarding the last funeral we had in May
and would like to get notifications from me re: the Aux, please send me your email
address. My email is: firstname.lastname@example.org or text/call me your email address
All chairman are invited to the District 6 planning committee meeting on July 13 at
Ann Arbor Post 423. Please contact me for more information.
Grace Connolly stated the post and it’s auxiliaries are sponsoring three $300
scholarships for members, their children, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren.
Application for College Scholarship forms will be available in the Kennedy Room. The
drawing will be held in August.
Two new members, Barbara Miller and Katherine Cousino, joined our auxiliary. If
you see them, please join in with me to welcome them.
Dawn Shock received a 65th Anniversary Award Certificate for our auxiliary from
Michigan Department Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW, Lansing. Congratulations to us!
Kay Lynch will be collecting books for Piquette Square, a veterans’ homeless shelter
in Detroit, at our next meeting. They are asking for non-fiction, mystery, science,
adventure, etc. Please pass any books you can donate to Kay.
April Killian is collecting shampoo and body wash for the VA hospital in Ann Arbor at
our July meeting. These will be included in the boxes filled for our April, 2014 visit.
Lorissa Elinski reported Logan Suydam won the drawing to attend Camp Trotter.
Diane LaPlante is holding a “no-bake” sale at the next meeting. Please bring the
amount of money, to be donated to Cancer Aid & Research, that you would normally
spend on a baked item.
Sharon Grodi is now accepting 2014 dues. Cancer dues remain at $3.75 per person.
Many thanks to Marji, Jan, and Donna for the wonderful food served after the
Sheila Santure, Auxiliary President