On October 21st at the Northwest District Meeting held at Lima Elks Lodge #54, several donations of personal care items and new clothing was brought in for Veterans residing at the Sandusky Ohio Veterans Home.
Lodges and their members donating respectively were Defiance Lodge #147, Van Wert Lodge #1197, and Toledo –Sylvania #53. Also donated were generous monetary gifts totaling $3,040 in funds allocated to our 1 North Adopted unit.
Presenting donations were North West District Association, Toledo-Sylvania Lodge #53 and Maumee/BG Lodge #1850, Fremont Lodge #169 funds remaining from the Adopt A Veteran Mud Hens Baseball Game.
Following the meeting all the collecting personal gifts along with the donation check were delivered to the Ohio Veterans Home.
The Veterans greatly appreciate everything the Elks do for them.