The American Legion Building in Morse Bluff, NE was in need of mortar repair on its brick walls. Plzen No. 9 members decided to apply for the Community Matching Funds program with Western Fraternal Life to help them with a garage and bake sale that raised funds for the repair.
Fallen servicemen were honored in a special program on Father's Day at the Masonic Hall in Jennings, KS. This was organized by Cesti Vlastenci No. 153 and the Jennings Historic Building Preservation Committee.
Have you every wanted to do something different than donate money to help our troops? It may be fun or more personal to send a package to our military men and women. Do you know what to send, or who to send it to? There are plenty of websites out there that specialize in sending things to the troops. Here are a couple of suggestions:
In an effort to make all visitors feel welcome and become further embedded in the community, the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (NCSML) recently collaborated with young adults from Achieving Maximum Potential (AMP) to create a public art mural inside the museum’s parking garage. The project was generously sponsored by Western Fraternal Life.