Every year, Western Fraternal Life has the privilege of selecting a Fraternalist of the Year. This is someone who has exhibited leadership within the society, has served others, and been innovative. Diane Bradley has been an active member of Western for over 60 years with Michigan No. 225 (Bannister, MI), as well as regularly participating in other lodge and community events.
The Minnesota lodges and the Minnesota WFLA Scholarship Fund Board of Governors are pleased to announce the 2017 scholarship grant awards. The Minnesota lodges awarded nine grants at their District Meetings. The Board selected the six remaining grants. The Minnesota WFLA Scholarship Fund celebrated its 35th year at our State Meeting. We are proud to have provided 486 non-payback individual grants totaling $238,850. The recipients for 2017 are as follows: