Western Fraternal Life :: Manitowoc Jr. No. 360

Manitowoc Jr. No. 360

Manitowoc, WI

January 2019

Our last meeting was January 12 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc. It was our first meeting of the year.
Future meetings are tentatively planned for May 11, July 13, August 10, October 12, and November 9.

In February, members audited books from last year and worked on the annual reports for the Home Office.

We discussed our meeting for the District Rally, tentatively to be held in March.

Members re-elected the same officers as last year.

October 2018

On October 13, Carol Jebavy and Samantha Raymakers sold suckers to raise money for the Domestic Violence Center.

Carol Jebavy and Samantha Raymakers, with Ginny Oswald, selling suckers.

On October 20, the Jebavy’s and Samantha Raymakers represented our lodge in a Halloween event for children in the area.

At the rummage and bake sale on October 26-27, Carol and Lumir Jebavy and Marvin Kliment volunteered.
Our last meeting was November 10 at the home of Elaine Naidl. Afterward, we went to Lakeshore Humane Society with our donation of blankets, cat litter, and hot dogs (which they use to give pills to the dogs).

Barb Schneider, Cathy Groelle, Lumir Jebavy, and Marvin Kliment with shelter donations.

After going to the Humane Society, we had our annual lodge growing event by going out for breakfast. Everyone who attended the meeting was invited to come along to First Class Café to celebrate our membership.

Members donated money to the Amvets Children’s Christmas party.

September 2018

Our last meeting was August 11 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc.

Lumir and Carol Jebavy, Andrea and Samantha Raymakers, and Tony Jebavy walked the Relay for Life Cancer Walk representing us on July 27. The theme for their team was Hawaiian celebration. Their team raised over $8,500 for cancer research.

Carol Jebavy and Elaine Naidl helped serve children at the Vacation Bible School at St. Francis of Assisi in Manitowoc held August 6-10.

Our last meeting was September 8 at the Naidl residence in Manitowoc. We discussed upcoming events, including the State Meeting in Black River Falls. Carol Jebavy, Cathy Groelle, and Barb Schneider attended.
The Czech Choraliers, which were sponsored by us and include two of our members (Lumir Jebavy and Marvin Kliment), played at the Manitowoc Senior Center on August 23. They had one of their biggest turn-outs for the event. Our members donated Dixie cups for the event also.

Members met on November 10 with brunch.

August 2018

Our last meeting was August 11 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc.

Lumir and Carol Jebavy, Andrea and Samantha Raymakers, and Tony Jebavy walked in the Relay for Life Cancer Walk on July 27. The theme for their team was Hawaiian celebration, and they raised over $8,500 for cancer research.

Carol Jebavy and Elaine Naidl helped serve children at the Vacation Bible School at St. Francis of Assisi August 6-10.

Donations of water bottles, swords, artist paintbrushes, white washcloths, and paper cups were delivered by Carol Jebavy and Samantha Raymakers.

July 2018

Our last meeting was July 14 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc.

On June 23, members Marvin Kliment and Lumir and Carol Jebavy went to the Shoto Conservation Fishing Derby for area children. We donated money and volunteered at the derby.
On July 1, the Czech Choraliers sang in Two Rivers.

May 2018

Our last meeting was May 19 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc. Our lodge paid for Christine Georgenson’s ticket to the District dinner meeting on May 6 in Denmark.

Marvin Kliment and Lumir Jebavy worked at the rummage sale at St. Francis of Assisi. It was put on by the St. Clare Society, along with their bake sale. They raised over $5,300.

March 2018

Our last meeting was March 10 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc.

At the Cancer Bowl-A-Thon Fundraiser on February 18, Lumir and Carol Jebavy sold hearts as representatives of No. 360. You received one of the prizes, including gift certificates, depending on which heart you picked.

They were also in charge of a bra pong display where prizes were earned for playing.

We participated in a bowling fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters on March 18. A rummage sale was planned for April 20 and 21.

Carol and Lumir popped popcorn for the 2nd grade children at St. Francis of Assisi so they could raise money for the class.

On March 18, members participated in the Big Brothers Big Sisters bowling fundraiser and donated a check.

January 2018

Members met on January 13 at the home of Elaine Naidl in Manitowoc. Upcoming meeting dates are May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, and November 3.

We discussed our upcoming meeting for the District Rally in May. A planning meeting was held January 28. Carol Jebavy is in charge of the dinner/Bingo event with Cathy as her co-chair. We believe the rally will be held in April and are still looking into finalizing the location.

Members re-elected the same officers for 2018.

In February, Carol Jebavy, Cathy Groelle, and Elaine Naidl audited the books from 2017 and worked on the annual report.

Call 877-935-2467 to speak with a Western Fraternal Life Representative.