THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
American Legion Auxiliary Meet
Issue Date: October 25, 2018
The October meetings of the American Legion Auxiliary was called to order by President Marian Wankowski. Chaplain Helen Franzen led a prayer. A minute of silence was observed for deceased members. The Pledge of Allegiance Preamble to the Constitution and Mission Statement of the ALA were said, and seven members attended. Minutes of the previous meeting were read and approved.
ALA In the Know was reported to be very informative. The group learned how to make Buddy Baskets for homeless veterans, and also learned about GI Josh Dogs for military families with young children to help them cope. A motion was made and approved to purchase a GI Josh Dog Kit for a child.
The American Legion Riders have joined Wreaths Across America. The goal is to put a wreath on every veterans grave nationally. The wreaths are sold $15 each or 2 for $30 comes with 1 free. Call 715-421-4117. These wreaths will be placed on graves at King. A motion was made and approved to send a donation for two wreaths.